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“Driven to Abstraction” at the Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery

March 2, 2017 - March 29, 2017

The Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery has selected us for the third year in a row to be exhibitors. Our show will run all of March and the title is “Driven to Abstraction”.

What defines abstraction?  Can an artwork that has some representational imagery be considered abstract?  You decide.  This show, presented by the Lamorinda Arts Alliance represents a wide range of styles and approaches to abstraction.

Our jurist, Lynn Glenn, studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts, in Lausanne Switzerland. She wrote and illustrated Bugs a learning book and games for preschoolers and she is a currant member of the Lamorinda Arts Alliance, the Alamo Danville Art Society and the Blue Line Gallery.

Glenn has exhibited in numerous fine art shows including solo shows at the UCSF Women’s Health Center, City of Walnut Creek and the Stomp Wine Bar in Blackhawk.  Her work has been published in Acrylic Painting With Passion

by Tesia  Blackburn and the Acrylic Artist Magazine, Spring Edition 2015.

“Color is just delicious, it is my world, it starts everything going. I spread it on my palette and I feel my creative juices flowing, it lights my life.  As I continue my study and joyful exploration of Abstract Art. I also focus on texture, line, shape and composition. I utilize these elements as they develop their own life in my paintings and leads me to wonderful incredible discoveries.”- Lynn Glenn

Roberta Welburn Milstead is our featured artist.  She is an East Coast transplant who currently lives in Danville. She earned her BFA from Moore College of Art and studied at the Barnes Foundation with Violetta De Mazia.  She has won numerous awards, honors, and attended the Maine Photography Workshop Residency. Her latest work was on display at Blue Line Arts as part of the prestigious biennial 87-year-old juried exhibition, the Crocker-Kingsley Art Competition.

Participating Artists:

Zarmine Aghazarian

Donna Arganbright

Gina Barretta

Grace Cohen

Jane Corich

Diane Dunwoodie

Carla Gelbaum

Lynn Glenn

Carmen Kelly

Ruth Kolman Brophy

Katie Korotzer

Jan Lainoff

Elise Marshall

Pamela McCauley

Ruth McMillin

Yolanda Mihic

Roberta Milstead

ALIX Mitgang

Judith Mortensen

Pat Moseuk

Sheila Reid

Joani Share

Karen Baden Thapa

Dee Tivenan

Jeffrey Tover

David Vander Jagt

Ann Vestal

Nicole Wakeman

Carolyn H. WarmSun

Ellen Zucker






March 2, 2017
March 29, 2017
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Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery
12501 Alcosta Boulevard
San Ramon, United States

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