HANSON & BROWNING: TRANSMISSIONS On View: April 17 - June 7, 2018 Reception: Wednesday, April 18, 5-7pm
Dana Hanson and Olivia Browning are both lifelong Sonoma County artists. This exhibit showcases a stimulating and wide variety of mixed-media art techniques, including photography, monoprints, and pen and ink drawings. Dana's work includes dark and hypnotic landscape imagery inspired by dreams and imagined places, as well as animal and human studies, and abstracted depictions of personal life events. Olivia's works showcase her photographic skills capturing tender human moments, insight into the human soul, as well as her explorations of photographic manipulation to create dynamic abstract prints. Both artist's draw on their many years of learned skill, and also see this show as an opportunity to reveal through their work an ongoing processes of experimentation and growth through art.
BEN WOODRUFF: FOUR WINDOWS On View: June 12 - August 2, 2018
Ben is a Sonoma County artist currently working in sculpture. He uses structure and rhythm to explore a slowly evolving personal mythology. A mix of simple forms, solid colors and organic textures make up the majority of his work. Sculpture ideas come from a variety of places including dreams, both natural and man-made environments, and objects found in our day-to-day lives. They are a combined reflection of himself and his surroundings.