Archive for February, 2012

ART*SPARKS Rekindling the Gifts

February 26, 2012
"Here Comes Sunshine" Marian Osher ©2011mixed-media monotype on canvas

“Here Comes Sunshine” Marian Osher ©2011mixed-media monotype on canvas

A solo show of new artwork by Marian Osher featuring over 50 new prints that push past the flat plane of the paper into mixed-media, multi-dimensional monotypes on painted canvas.  Marian Osher shares explorations and insights that helped her to break through an episode of creative block to rekindle her art.

Opening Reception
Saturday March 3, 2012, 1 to 4 pm
Artist’s Talk: Saturday March 3, 1:30 pm

Exhibition dates: February 29 thru March 25, 2012

Location:  Washington Printmakers Gallery
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, 2nd Floor
8230 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Hours: Wed-Thurs 12 – 6, Fri 12 – 7, Sat 10 -5, Sun 10 – 5

Just ten months before ART*SPARKS, her solo exhibition at Washington Printmakers Gallery, was set to open, Marian Osher suffered from a case of the dreaded creative block. (more…)