Posts made in May, 2013

Artist Spotlight – Debra Claffey

Posted on May 24, 2013

Artist Spotlight – Debra Claffey

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT Debra Claffey is a visual artist who uses encaustic, oil, and mixed media in her work. Raised in Connecticut, schooled in Massachusetts, she now lives and works in New Boston, New Hampshire. She holds a BFA in Painting from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and Tufts University and an Associate’s Degree in Horticultural Technology from the University of New Hampshire. After graduation, she opened her first studio in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts in 1981 and helped begin the tradition of annual Open Studios there. She has exhibited across the country,...

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Natura Viva – Flora, Fauna, and Us

Posted on May 15, 2013

Natura Viva – Flora, Fauna, and Us

Artcurrent Gallery and the Seventh International Encaustic Conference in Provincetown Announce Curated Exhibition Natura Viva – Flora, Fauna, and Us “Natura Viva – Flora, Fauna, and Us”, an exhibition of new work by 10 artists using encaustic, will premiere at Artcurrent Gallery, Provincetown, Mass. June 2013.” PROVINCETOWN, MA – Ten nationally recognized artists who paint with encaustic (pigmented wax) will have new work in “Natura Viva – Flora, Fauna, and Us”, a botanically themed exhibition at Artcurrent Gallery here. The exhibition, associated with the Seventh...

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