“Jenna Lash’s works are of feeling as much as paintings of the external world, and as such breathe a fineness and sensitivity not often found in contemporary visual arts. All existence is in rhythm and rhythm transformations everything and rhythm is the underpinning and, somehow, the inside of or the germ of everything.”

— Robert Kirsch


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OPEN CALL NXNE 2019: PAINT

January 12 - March 2, 2019

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center’s annual open call for artists’ submissions brought forth a plethora of exceptional responses. The effort to narrow down this comprehensive and talented group to exhibition size from more than 300 artists was a challenging yet rewarding experience.

The selected works explore the pictorial language of space and perception, balance and symmetry, and the themes of mystery and reality. I hope that they may be viewed and considered both individually and as a part of this unique collective.

Click here to view selected images from the exhibit. 

Walker Roman’s and Shona Macdonald’s paintings evince a dreamlike quality, yet remain based in reality. Jenna Lash’s and Douglas Navarra’s works manipulate recognizable imagery, using source material such as currency and historic documents to examine pattern, iconography, and historical context. Roger Patrick’s bucolic landscapes appear idyllic at first glance, yet emerge peppered with unknown tensions. Ari Chaves’s nostalgic interiors alter our perspective in order to reexamine the domestic and otherwise mundane.


Upcoming Shows
 

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center’s NXNE 2019 Exhibition

10 Vernon St, Brattleboro, VT 05301

January 12 – March 2, 2019

Opening: Saturday, January 12, 11am

Westbeth Gallery Solo Show: “Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees:” Get Rich Quick Series II

55 Bethune Street at Washington Street, New York, NY 10014

Wednesday, October 14 – Saturday, October 26, 2019

Opening: Saturday, October 17, 3 – 7pm


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New Britain Museum of American Art’s 48th Annual Nor'Easter

56 Lexington Street, New Britain, CT 06052

Saturday, June 23 – Saturday, July 15, 2018

Opening: Sunday, June 24, 1 – 2:30pm

Artists for World Peace presented by The Healing Power of ART & ARTISTS

www.healing-power-of-art.org

Friday, September 21, 2018


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