Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Figure Show, March "09, at the Art Center Cooperative Inc.

First pass at "Pablo's Hands" drawing one of our figure models. This is an acrylic painting 16X20 Final submission for the Figure show. Note more depth and tone in the hands and the color of background changed.

Detail of one of the hands.
The Art Center Cooperative Inc. offers Figure Drawing every Tuesday night from 7-9p on 111 E. Bay St., downtown Jax. Cost is $10.

FCCJ North Campus, JCAAA Exhibit Jan. 14 -Feb.16, 2009

By my piece titled "Ashiti" which is the name of the Tiv lady who adopted my mother as her daughter at their first mission station in Asikunia, Nigeria, West Africa

My piece titled "Kiwo Boys", cow and goat herders

Group of Five Artists from JCAAA (Jacksonville Consortium of African American Artists) pulled together an exhibit titled "Cultural Fusion"
Rhonda Bristol, Annelies Dykgraaf, Pam Barnett, Pablo Rivera and Marsha Hatcher

Latitude Cafe art show, Dec. 08-Jan. 09

Latitude Cafe is located on Park St. in Five Points area, Jacksonville, FL

I showed bright colorful acrylic paintings and the "Akala Tree" story woodcut series. This is a great cafe offering Latin dishes and homemade deserts, and of course, encourage the arts by offering a rotation schedule of artists every two months.

My Nine Pieces Hanging at Reddi Arts