There’s something about a photorealistic painting of a flame-engulfed couch in a forest… It pops, like a good painterly mosh pit. But American painter Justin McAllister is taking a tangent from his modernized Hudson River School technique and is making man-made aurora borealis with Photoshop filters for his upcoming show in Holland, “Aftereffect.” He calls the effect “gut punches.” See it burn at “Aftereffect,” Justin McAllister, Nov 27 – Jan 01, TORCH Gallery, Amsterdam