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The morning cup
8" x8" cubed
Acrylic on canvas
$100

NEWBURYPORT ART ASSOCIATION 2015
EIGHT CUBED, MEMBERS’ OPEN SHOW
AUGUST 7-22, 2015

This lovely panoramic photo is taken by my son, Rohan.

The reception on July 19th 2015 at the Weston Public Library went better than i expected. About 40 people attended the reception and several wrote to me privately about how sorry they are to miss the reception, and that they will attend next time.
I sold 1 painting"Bamboo" to my artist friend Pat, and 4 other guests have a strong interest in buying other paintings. Also sold about 30 cards made from photos of he artwork.
A big thank you to my friends Lopa and Kartik for the video (Which i will be posting soon on youtube ) and photos.
A special thank you to my friend Terry, who is a freelance arts reviewer, she has written for The Westford Eagle, The Boston Globe Magazine, Wild Apples Literary Journal, and The Middlesex Beat.She conducted a captivating gallery talk about my work.

 

Several Newspapers wrote about the show:
Wicked Local Wayland http://wayland.wickedlocal.com/article/20150715/NEWS/150719834 
Weston Town Crier
Weston Public Library
India New England news http://www.indianewengland.com/
Lokvani emagazine




Please visit the Weston Public Library to see this show "Summer Joy".
Reception is on July 19th 2015 2pm -4pm. Free raffle, light snacks,and giveaways
Plein Air Lowell II
9" x 12"
Acrylic on canvas
$250

This is my second "plein air" painting. Started painting this on location and finished in the studio.
Plein air Lowell
9" x 12"
Acrylic on canvas
$250

This is my first "plein air" painting. Started painting this on location and finished in the studio.

still life with teapot and vases
18" x 24"
acrylic on black roofing paper
$600

This experimental painting is inspired by a still life set up for an abstract painting . Enjoyed experimenting with color, design, line and shape and roofing paper.See if you can spot the teapot and vases.
Please contact me for Corporate Paint Alongs. The EMC diversity office did, and this photo made it into their annual report.
"The diversity office at EMC is focused on engaging EMC’s employees in creating and evolving EMC’s culture, enhancing communication and dialogue across the company, and enabling employees to experience the company in a more personalized way."
Jar of Olives
Acrylic on canvas
18" x 24" (large painting)
$800

Olives have been a favorite of artists since ancient times.
At the end of 1889, Van Gogh painted different versions of his olive tree paintings,more recently Michael Godard paints a more modern version of olives.I also enjoyed painting my jar of olives with my experimental stencil design in the background.
Summer Garden
Still Life with Pomegrante



Happy to mention that these 2 paintings have been selected for the museum school's annual show and sale of artwork.
Chai with Manju
I am happy to mention that my painting, Chai is in a recording studio of a local talk show,  "Chai With Manju"
chai/tea
Acrylic on canvas
16" x 20"
$600

This painting is inspired by a friend's TV show "Chai with Manju"
http://www.indianewengland.com/ME2/Audiences/Default.asp?AudID=B13F7F92690C4E718FD848A893FBBE4F

https://www.facebook.com/ChaiWithManju

Here is a wonderful website on chai/tea
http://www.chai-tea.org/

Original (on the wall) and giclee print (on the chair) is a cropped version of the original, much larger in size and viewers have liked it more!! .
Details about the giclee print
20" x 20"
$500

Public Garden
Acrylic on canvas
12" x 24"
$400

Another experimental abstract painting full of life and color. "The Public Garden is truly a people’s park and a public pride. It is not only accessible to everyone, but citizens have always played an extraordinary role in protecting and preserving it." http://friendsofthepublicgarden.org/our-parks/public-garden/

This painting is created to celebrate that idea!!
Fish Pond
Large Acrylic on Watercolor Paper
22" x 30"
$ 600

Happy to mention that this painting has been accepted into the Chelmsford Center for the Arts "Garden In The Gallery Show". This exhibit will run from April 3 through May 17.  The Opening Reception is Friday, April 3rd, 5:30-7:30pm.  The Gallery will be open Saturdays and Sundays, 2:00-4:00pm.
Dinner Party Arrangement
Acrylic on Canvas
18" x 24"
$500

This is a painting that came together in bits and pieces.I had a photo of the flower arrangement, found a photo of the white dresser table in a catalog, added the brass pot and sheer fabric from my own collection of things to paint and created a composition. I wanted the painting to be light and airy.
summer garden
Acrylic on Print Making Paper
12" x 18"
$400


First time using print making paper, wonderful experience, look forward to doing more paintings on this paper. This painting was tough to get right, it took me 3 tries but i am finally happy with the results.