"Margot, I have had some success connecting with other artists on CIVA. I was invited to be in a curated exhibit by Gerda Liebman. I have also had a couple of church organizations want to use images of my paintings (they saw on CIVA) for their…"
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Artist / Personal Statement
Motivation for my work comes from interaction with my environment. My experiences, visually, emotionally and spiritually are all manifested in the paintings. Working contextually, and organically, my art resolves in a fluid manner.
Water, with it's movement and physicality, compels me to proceed in my exploration of this subject. Fusing liquid, light, form, and color, the "Living Water" series continues to grow and evolve. As I (aspire to) dive deeper, into the mesmerizing effect, of color and light on the moving surface of water, different medium and dimension are incorporated.
Accomplishments / CV
1985 Louisiana State University
2007 Etruscan Places, Buonconvento, Italy
2011 Encausticamp, Salem, Oregon
2012, International Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, MA
2012, International Encaustic Artist Association encaustiCon, San Antonio, TX
February 2012, Deux Bayous Gallery Collective, featured artist October
2011, Beauregard Gallery, solo exhibit August
2011, UBS Financial, solo exhibit
February 2013 “Past, Current, Future – GULF OF MEXICO", juried exhibit. Sponsored by the American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, at their 2013 Aquatic Sciences Meeting “Learning for the Future” in New Orleans, Louisiana
December 2012, Digital Wax, juried group exhibit, International Encaustic Artists
December 2012, Wax On, curated group exhibit, Covington, LA
October 2012, Readable Art, group exhibit, Baton Rouge, LA
October 2012, Louis DeAngelo Gallery, group exhibit, Baton Rouge, LA
August 2012, Pleaides, group exhibit at Beauregard Gallery
April 2012, Stations of the Cross, curated group exhibit, Red Bank, New Jersey
April 2012, N The Art Space, group exhibit
November 2011, Deux Bayous Gallery Collective
August 2011, International Encaustic Masters, juried art show
May 2011, Art, Wine and Design, Group exhibit Baton Rouge, LA April 2011, Winter Street Studios, Houston, Texas, Houston Modern Market
November 2010 Forms In Motion, Fredericksburg Center of Creative Arts, National Juried Exhibition,
September of 2010 Transitions, Fredericksburg Center of Creative Arts, National Juried Exhibition,
June 2012, HBO contract for "Living Water" to be used on the set of "True Blood"
February 2012, Magazine in The Baton Rouge Advocate, featured artist
January, February 2012, featured in Muse Flash, Cloth Paper Scissors Magazine
2010 Guest instructor at le Frederique l'eCole in Arnaudville, LA
2011- Encaustic instructor at David Art Center, New Orleans, LA
2012- Encaustic instructor at The Art Location Fayetteville, AR