Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Weyrich Gallery’s latest ‘Reflections’ showcases the disciplines of three artists

ALBUQUERQUE JOURNAL
By Wesley Pulkka
“Hawaiian Mystique” by Mary Carroll Nelson is a multilayered painting that invites viewers to visually explore the vortex of energy generated by a waterfall amid shimmering flowers and leaves.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Three iconic New Mexico artists have joined forces in “Reflections” at the Weyrich Gallery through Jan. 27. The exhibition features work by painter Marta Light, mixed media artist and author Mary Carroll Nelson and sculptor Hilda Appel Volkin. Light is a lyrical abstract expressionist who uses landscape elements, music and memories of place to create imagery that exudes the vibratory nature of life. Like a shimmering Hindu temple at high noon in summer’s sun, Light’s painted imagery seems to dissolve and reappear only to dissolve once more. [More]