Sunday, February 3, 2013

Japanese Masters in Printmaking and Phil Peterson's Retrospective

Friday night was the First Friday of Feburary where we at New Grounds and Matrix fine art kicked off two new shows! In New Grounds work by contemporary Japanese artists were displayed and in Matrix Phil Peterson showed off decades worth of paintings and talked about the benefits of using non-toxic water-based materials.

Gallery Assistant Tanya Landin and myself greet guests, inform them of the art, and have fun while doing it!

New Grounds artists Mary Sunstrom and Diane Alire hang out in the kitchen.
Director Regina Held chats with guests in the New Grounds Studio.
Phil Peterson has a conversation before he talks about his show.
Phil Peterson gives a demonstration of his painting process and the benefits of using non-toxic media.

Please be sure to join us for the next First Friday!