Nicolai Panayotov: Balance 2008, acrylic on canvas
Catenary Art Gallery, 616 ½ Canyon Road, 505-982-2700 Bulgarian-French artist Nicolai Panayotov’s show Sans Frontiéres covers the avant-garde artist’s forays into surrealism, street art-inspired drawings, and his recent multimedia cone paintings. Panayotov’s work has been compared to that of Surrealist Salvador Dalí. The exhibit includes Panayotov’s large-scale paintings, smaller works on paper, and selections from his Local Conic Diaries series. The show opens with a 5 p.m. reception on Friday, Dec. 18.