Nancy Toomey Fine Art: Carole Silverstein “arabesque”

by Admin on 03/14/2016

03/18/2017 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nancy Toomey Fine Art
1275 Minnesota St
San Francisco, CA 94107

17191510_739133386253870_8059413767185709594_nCAROLE SILVERSTEIN – “arabesque”

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 3pm to 5pm

Nancy Toomey Fine Art
1275 Minnesota Street, San Francisco

March 15 to April 29, 2017

Nancy Toomey Fine Art is pleased to announce an exhibition of works by Carole Silverstein entitled “arabesque” on view from March 15 to April 29, 2017. The gallery is located inside San Francisco’s newest art complex Minnesota Street Project, 1275 Minnesota Street. The public is invited to the artist reception on Saturday, March 18, from 3pm to 5pm.

Exhibition statement excerpt:

Carole Silverstein’s dense and intricate paintings embody an extravagant beauty. They optically mesmerize and seduce. The trance-like elaborate patterns are painted by hand, often traced through the translucent Mylar and then altered. The process is repetitive, obsessive, and devotional. She begins each painting with a pattern, not knowing how it will grow and develop into a composition. Due to metallic and translucent paint passages, the surfaces are both matte and reflective. One’s spatial experience of the paintings change according to the light and one’s movement in the room. Responding to the contemporary speed of technology, the paintings invite a meditative slowness…

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Carole Silverstein – arabesque March 15 to April 29, 2017

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