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Opening Reception: The Artist’s Process — The Washington Society of Landscape Painters | News Release | The Athenaeum

The Artist’s Process

The Washington Society of Landscape Painters

November 2, 2017 – January 7, 2018
Opening Reception: November 5 from 4 to 6pm
Featuring sketches and studies created by members of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters, this exhibition focuses on the process of painting in the field and trying to capture the essence and important aspects of what might be included in the final work. Created relatively quickly, these works serve as shorthand that informs the creation of the final pieces, which in a number of cases will be exhibited along side.
This exhibit is generously sponsored by TTR | Sotheby’s International Realty
Top: Incoming Storm, Lisa Egeli, oil on canvas, 4 x 12″, $600.00
Middle: Lifeguard, Beach 2, Bobbi Pratte, oil on canvas, 14 x 11″, $475.00
Bottom: Sky Meadow Autumn, Hiu Lai Chong, oil on canvas, study: 12.5 x 14.5″, $950.00; final piece: 37 x 47″, $7,800.00
The NVFAA is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in all forms of art, and to establishing programs that will enrich the cultural life of Northern Virginia and the surrounding metropolitan area. The Athenaeum Gallery exhibits work created solely by artists living or working in the region and strives to present visitors with a wide variety of excellent art and unique experiences.
The NVFAA is partially supported by funding from the Alexandria Commission for the Arts.The NVFAA is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request a reasonable accommodation or materials in an alternative format contact us at nvfaa@nvfaa.org or call 703.548.0035.

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