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I am pleased to be selected to show my paintings at the prestigious University Club of Phoenix. More than 30 oil paintings will be exhibited throughout this historic building: in the main dining room, fireplace room, and cozy living room. You are cordially invited to attend this exhibition and the opening reception.
 

 

University Club of Phoenix

39 E. Monte Vista Rd., Phoenix, AZ

 

Exhibition: April 1 - May 18

Non-member hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30AM - 4:30PM

 

Opening reception for members and non-members

Friday, April 5, 5:30PM - 7:30PM

Complimentary Appetizers - Cash Bar

RSVP at (602) 254-5408 or office@uclubphx.com

 

 

 

 

About University Club of Phoenix Foundation
The University Club of Phoenix Foundation provides a young artist scholarship program. The purpose of the scholarship program is to encourage the pursuit of arts education. 20% of all sales at my show go to support this program.

 

About University Club Phoenix

Formerly a private residence, the University Club of Phoenix has maintained the beauty of a vintage 1917 home, while adapting the structure to meet the changing needs of its members and guests. The University Club offers classic cuisine, impeccable service, and a charming atmosphere - perfect for hosting professional and personal events. Use my exhibition as an opportunity to visit this remarkable place, which is rarely open to the public.


 

 

 


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This piece is part of a series being debuted at the Lounge at {9} The Gallery. The show, "Aspens, Bonded by Nature", runs November 16th  through December 30th. 

 

{9} The Gallery

1229 Grand Ave, Phoenix, Arizona 85007

 


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Taliesin West is a National Historic Landmark nestled in the desert foothills of the McDowell Mountains in Scottsdale, AZ. Built over the years by Frank Lloyd Wright and his fellows, it is now the home of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and the School of Architecture.

On November 9, 10, and 11, from 10 AM to 5 PM, Taliesin West will be hosting the Desert Light fine art show, curated by the Arizona Art Alliance. The show will include paintings and sculptures by leading Arizona artists. I am proud that four of my paintings have been juried into this -- very special -- show.

I have also been invited to give an all-day-long painting demonstration on Sunday, November 11, which is the last day of the show. The demonstration will take place under the market umbrella in the Sculpture Garden. Come watch me create a painting from start to finish! There will be live music and six other artists demonstrating as well.

You do not need to purchase tickets for the art show -- admission to this event is free. (For guided tours of Taliesin West, you should call ahead or purchase tickets online.)

You are cordially invited. Hope to see you there!
12345 N Taliesin Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85259


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My exhibition of paintings focusing on the forests and rivers of Arizona, Colorado, and Washington, Nature's Passages, is now up at Carillon Point in Kirkland, WA. The exhibition runs through July 30, 2018, with the exhibit in five locations throughout Carillon Point.

 

The pieces in the current exhibition are about passages. Each painting depicts how the light passes across the landscape, creating a unique combination of lit and shadowed areas. Each tree, branch, or rock is like a sundial, which helps you to feel how the passage of light is coupled with the passage of time. You can read the time of day from shadow patterns. The passage of time also creates marks and changes to the landscape – a patch of grass blanched by the sun, aspen trees covered with gold by fall’s magic... There are also passages of physical materials, objects, and creatures through the landscape – the river running on our tree farm, a trail left by deer in the brush, a kaleidoscope of fallen leaves carried through the forest by a gust of wind ... I use trails, rivers, valleys, and light patterns that exist in nature, as well as my painting techniques and added effects, to direct your eye. I try to encourage you to make your own, personal passage through the landscape, which I once encountered and now present to you in this exhibit.

 

  

 

The exhibition is installed throughout Carillon Point in the following locations:

    •       In the elevator lobbies of buildings 2000, 3000, 4000, and 5000

    •       The Carillon Post Office

 

For purchase inquiries, contact the exhibition curators: Gormally Art Services

 

About Carillon Point

 

Carillon Point is recognized for its world class office space and restaurants as well as a 4-star hotel, day spa and marina - all on the beautiful shores of Lake Washington in Kirkland, WA.
4100 Carillon Pt

Kirkland, Washington

 

 

 

 

 

 


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An excert from my artist statement:

 

My current work explores aspen groves. An aspen grove is made up of one or several clones. Within each clone, all trees are genetically identical and share the same root system. They have the same general structure and the same leaf and bark characteristics. But time and the elements have left unique, individual marks on each tree. Light and shadow also touch each tree in a different way. I am drawn to capturing these individual differences while still depicting the aspen grove as a cohesive colony, as a brotherhood.

Aspens are a key element in my work. Their beauty is mesmerizing. But they are also an amazing organism - each grove a single, massive organism. Mesmerizing indeed! And like many things, aspens are under environmental pressure.

 

In honor of Earth Day and Arbor Day, I am donating 15% of the sale proceeds on a selection of my aspen paintings to Western Aspen Alliance (through April 29). 

 

View the collection and purchase here.

 

Or cut and paste this link into your browser https://www.artworkarchive.com/profile/nancy-romanovsky/collection/aspens-for-western-aspen-alliance

 

Western Aspen Alliance is a joint venture between Utah State University’s College of Natural Resources, USDI Bureau of Land Management, and the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station and National Forest Systems, whose purpose is to facilitate and coordinate research issues related to quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides) communities of the west.

 

Read this fascinating article about the Pando clone, which inspired me to donate to Western Aspen Alliancehttps://www.inthemesh.com/archive/pando-aspen-grove/…


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