“Subtle Treasure” mixed-media stone and water collection by Jan Rimerman
“Stories from the Past” mixed media stone and water collection by Jan Rimerman
“The powdered charcoal under painting plus the 22 layers of transparent fluid acrylics provide a sense of visual textural mystery. By altering one’s viewing perspective you may observe symbols and stones as the waves gently flow over them.” Jan Rimerman
“Waves” by Leah Kohlenberg pastel and acrylic framed 16×20
“Light and Waves” by Karen E. Lewis oil on canvas.
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July 6- July 31
Fairweather House and Gallery
Fairweather’s July exhibition explores the deep, multifaceted relationship with the ocean.
Art for the exhibition, largely significant pieces include new original work, created entirely by North coast artists.
Artist Jan Rimerman offered an artist talk about her MAKING WAVES art.
Artist Leah Kohlenberg spoke about her MAKING WAVES art/
Featuring selected Fairweather artists: Blue Bond, Victoria Brooks, Paul Brent, Nick Brakel, Karen Doyle, Leah Kohlenberg, Karen E. Lewis, Emily Miller, Lee Munsell, Richard Newman, Ron Nicolaides, Jan Rimerman, Lisa Sofia Robinson, Peg Wells, Russell J. Young and Dale Veith.
In addition, artist Leah Kohlenberg assisted naturalist Neal Maine for his habitat lecture during the opening reception of MAKING WAVES.
Introducing artists Sharon Abbott-Furze, Phil Juttelstad, Mary Burgess and Helen Brown.
The range in the show reveals the extraordinary impact of the sea and waves.
A trio of fun facts:
Jan Rimerman, Lean Kohlenberg and Karen E. Lewis were juried into the Ode to the Tides Art Show and Sale, a traveling exhibition in support of the Wetlands Conservancy.
Karen E. Lewis is a rough water river guide.
Leah Kohlenberg’s art for Making Waves was delivered to the gallery from fellow Fairweather artist Russell J. Young.
“Those that live for the arts, support the arts.”