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Old Spouter Gallery

Exhibition Detail
Like Seeds Upon the Sea
Curated by: Kathleen Walsh
118 Orange Street
Nantucket, MA 02554

August 15th, 2008 - August 29th, 2008
August 15th, 2008 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Aeneas, Michael RichMichael Rich, Aeneas,
2008, oil and wax, 66 x 60 in
© Michael Rich 2008
United States
508 325-9988
MTWTHFS 11AM -6 PM Sundays 12-5
abstraction, landscape-based, abstract-expressionism

During the FAll of 2007, Michael Rich spent 5 months on a sabbatical in Tuscania, Italy where he made a series of drawings in a daily meditation on the life, history and surroundings of the Maremma region.  The drawing, the best of which will be on exhibit at Old Spouter Gallery this summer, are abstract reflections on the light, color and natural rhythms of the Italian countryside.  Influenced greatly by the Etruscan tomb paintings of Tarquinia, new elements of figuration, suggestion of birds, leaves and boats pay a kind of homage to the ancient cultures and their life on the Mediterranean Sea.

A selection of new, works in oil and wax, painted since Michael's return to the States will also be on view.

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