Wide Open Exhibit

Discover the vast spaces of our world through the eyes of three distinct artists. On August 25th, a new exhibit comes to Georgetown Art Center. Join contemporary painters Rebecca Bennett, Shawn Camp, and Karen Maness as they take you through their unique interpretations of the Wide Open.  Experience the dichotomy of light and dark, space and scale.  Step into new, vast worlds, and uncover the allure of the infinite.   The Wide Open Exhibit will be open for free to the public from August 25th through September 24th at Georgetown Art Center - 816 South Main Street Georgetown, TX 78626.  Opening Reception: Saturday August 26th from 7-9pm.  Artist Talk: August 27th from 2-4pm at the Georgetown Art Center as they host a free artist talk - open to the public.      ​

Look To the Skies

New work is brewing at Karen Maness’ Rust Red Studio.  Her eyes drawn in wonder of the Texas skies that stretch before her, Maness is creating a new body of work examining the powerful and expansive western sky.  Follow along as she creates her work on Facebook and Instagram. ​

BARTON SPRINGS EXHIBITION 

 The Sheffield Education Center and The Barton Springs Conservancy are hosting an exhibition celebrating Barton Springs.   I am honored to have my piece REST selected as a part of this exhibition.  As many an Austinite can attest, once you encounter Barton Springs, you become wrapped in it's solace, beauty, and grandeur.  Barton Springs is the jewel of Austin. REST is my love letter to it.     Join me on Friday, May 12, 2017  5:30-7:00pm for an evening of live music, art, and to experience this wondrous place.  No RSVP Required.  Free and open to the public. The Sheffield Education Center2201 Barton Springs Rd. Austin, TX 78704  

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The Wall Street Journal Article

Today The Wall Street Journal's writer Brenda Cronin published an article about 'The Art of the Hollywood Backdrop' titled "Hollywood's Scenic Secrets Bared"! Hollywood Scenic Artists get their day in the sun. The world is going to know your name.

 

" Remember the evening panorama over Central Park in the original “Ghostbusters” from 1984? And the dramatic Manhattan skyline from the 1949 film of “The Fountainhead”? In both movies, painted backings often stood in for the city itself.

 

In “The Art of the Hollywood Backdrop,” to be published Nov. 1 by Regan Arts, the unsung artists who created some of cinema’s most enduring images take a long-overdue bow. ..."

 

Head over and have a read -"Hollywood's Scenic Secrets Bared"! Thank you Brenda Cronin for the great article! 

 

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