Solo Exhibit: BODY works by Penny Treese to be shown at Artmatch Gallery, Atlanta GA

figurative & abstract land/sea/skyscapes

Are beauty and aging contradictions in terms?

Observing the way our culture treats aging as an evil to avoid, Treese’s technique begins with an out-of-focus photograph of a nude woman on thin paper. She distresses the image with water, wine, coffee, salt and cold—natural elements that age the human body. Finally, applying heat to layers of molten unbleached beeswax, Treese creates a beauty and integrity from her “aged” work—ultimately answering the afore mentioned question with an empathic and absolute
READ MORE of Penny’s Artist Statement
VIDEO of concept and process of these bodies of work

 

Please join me for the opening of this special event.

Exhibit OPENING: June 5, 2014, 6-9 pm

Exhibit Dates: June 5-28, 2014
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Artmatch Gallery
Studioplex
659 Auburn Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30312
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