Louisa McElwain

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Louisa McElwain at EVOKE Contemporary August 6th, 2010 - August 30th, 2010
Posted 8/9/10
        A classically trained artist with roots firmly planted in the New York School of Abstract Expressionism, McElwain paints with knives and masonry trowels, seeking to follow the rhythm of Nature in a dance to the tempo of the evolving day. It was at the Nera Simi drawing studio in Florence, Italy, in 1973 where McElwain says she learned to see value, the relationship of dark to light, by focusing on the same figure drawing for a minimum of two weeks. Informed by the... [more]
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Louisa McElwain at EVOKE Contemporary October 2nd, 2009 - October 31st, 2009
Posted 10/12/09
      Louisa McElwain’s first solo exhibition, “Along the High Road” at EVOKE Contemporary opens in October with a series of special events.  The opening reception for the exhibition is Friday, October 2nd, 5pm – 8pm and the show runs through October 31st. Preceding the exhibition will be studio tours at the artist’s New Mexico ranch in the month of September. There will also be a private collector preview party by invitation only – inquire at the gallery to learn more about these special... [more]
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