Portland, January 5th. Art lovers were toasting their favorites at The Laura Russo Gallery’s First Thursday Opening Reception. The Gallery on NW 21st was buzzing with excitement over new works by two prominent artists. Marlene Bauer and Gina Wilson. Zoe Wilson is pictured with her mother, artist Gina Wilson, and their friend, Paris Hart.
The other artist featured in January is Marlene Bauer. Her recent work is acrylic, ink, and graphite on paper.
Observers say, “Marlene Bauer’s paintings combine precisely arranged color with elusive sketches from the artist’s observations, creating an enigmatic language of unique experience and inhabited space. ”
Wilson and Bauer will be featured at Laura Russo through January 28th.