Scroll down to see all the wonderful exhibits at Gallery 113 in 2019.
There are so many places to explore and refresh in our beautiful Santa Barbara. From the beaches to the parks, to the special wonders of the Botanical Gardens and Lotusland.
The number 3 is seen as a lucky and powerful number. It represents the principles that underlie life such as mind, body, spirit; birth, life, death; beginning, middle, end; past, present, and future.
To find out more about this artist, email. Michael Heffner
My primary interest is in interpreting the landscape, in pastel paintings inspired both by favorite local scenes and by those captured by photographs and sketches during travel.
I have found the intricate and dynamic nature of the ancient process of encaustic painting to be fascinating. The layering and fluidity of wax can create a complex and intriguing look.
This is a show of images without traditional color. Instead, I’ve used the 256 digital shades from black to white to create a statement.
Over 10 years ago, I witnessed the magical world of crystals through the microscope. Stunning, emotional shapes and colors radiated up through the apparatus’ eyepiece.
Living in this world of unrest, I find peace in beauty of nature, serenity and calmness of ocean and my quest to fulfill my childhood dream. My love for bright colors influenced by my birth country is visible throughout in my work.
This all adds to my drive to create art and share that art with family, friends and the wider public.
To find out more about this artist, go to www.PaintingsByWilly.com Wilbert Lick
To find out more about this artist, go to www.MarzozArt.com A. Michael Marzolla Abstract Excogitations Why I make art: I have a fascination with color, light, space, shape, movement, and the creative process. I’m always learning to look and learning to see. I...
I love painting in all mediums, but I mainly work in oils.
The featured oil painting, depicts my experience of Venice in Autumn when the light
begins to change.
A person is a carnival of faces. Faces that are private, some which are public, some are on display only to close friends.
I actually started painting this piece in the window at Ojai Valley Artists Gallery as part of the lavendar festival, but then was very busy getting ready for my piece that is current hanging in the Ojai Valley Museum as part of Ojai Studio Artists annual exhibit. So, I just finished it last week.
I’ve been vibrating intensely behind the current White House Administration. Frustrated in hopelessness that unless chess pieces are removed change cannot occur. Imagine setting Integrity behind greed, moral fortitude – gone, kindness attributes – diminished, and finally backing up racism?
I am mainly an oil painter, and love both plein air and studio painting, depending on my mood. I’ve always been interested in the effects of light on objects or across the landscape. and attracted to bright, vivid colors. I think it’s fascinating how people see colors differently, so my pieces often ‘play up’ certain hues I see as predominant.
As a landscape architect and horticulturist, I have a great appreciation for landscapes of all kinds. My love of gardens and traveling have influenced my art.
I’ve worked diligently and passionately for the last 35 years as a commercial & fine art sculptor. Stone, bronze, clay & foam allowed me to create work that I am very proud of, but for some reason I am no longer satisfied being a sculptor.
My paintings express serenity both in the ocean scenes and the small wooden boats floating along the shoreline.
ccording to a 2015 study nearly 500 species of animals have gone extinct since 1900. This group of paintings then, is a small meditation on the fragility and deterioration of our environment.
My Name is Deni Weeks. While I have explored many different mediums, I am currently a pastel artist. I paint seascapes, landscapes, flowers, animals and sometimes, portraits.
Suemae Lin Willhite draws inspiration from the beauty of nature and her spiritual journey.
A Rhapsody is a composition of irregular form having an improvisatory character or an exalted and excessively enthusiastic expression of feelings.
Art is a spiritual experience for me. I love to bring joy and wonder in to my pieces. Creativity is so much fun! I love getting lost in the feeling of timelessness and surrendering to my imagination.
Lynn’s work specializes in the beauty of our natural landscapes and seascapes. She’s won awards in the International Association of Pastels USA show, the Bacara benefit show for the Gaviota Coast and the juror’s choice award in a show sponsored by the Goleta Valley Art Association.
Vistas 2019-Art has always been a part of my life. I have a passion for color and landscape. Born and raised here in Santa Barbara with its lovely views
The centerpiece of this show is“Amalfi View” was inspired by a train trip along the west coast of Italy. Towns and villages cropped up from the hillsides and
arol Talley grew up in Santa Barbara, and attended the University of California Santa Cruz. She has been working with pastels and oils since the late 1990’s.
Born in Manhattan N.Y. and raised in Los Angeles, CA, Brendan was exposed to extraordinary disciplines and many facets of creativity.
I began as an artist through some deep emotional healing work I was doing on grief I had been holding since childhood.
As an eclectic artist, I enjoy experimenting with a variety of materials and techniques. Recently, I have been inspired to create encaustic pieces, using wax, a heating instrument, and pastels.
uan Trejo is an abstract artist in Santa Barbra CA. His work consists of acrylic paint and oil pastels and falls somewhere between objective and abstract.
Mad can mean crazy or angry, and I use it to mean both because I think a lot of people around the world are very angry with the way they are being governed, and the discourse which is necessary to address these problems has become increasingly uncivil and, at times, downright insane – e.g., journalists are not the enemy of the people.
A rainbow shows us the melting of one hue into another, from red to violet, and all shades in between. The captivating ocean, with the right lighting, spotlights beautiful deep, jewel hues of blue, green and turquoise and all the reflections of the vibrant colors of the sky above.
Born and raised in Alaska, Andrew Roy has resided in Santa Barbara since 2012. A member of the Santa Barbara Art Association and the Abstract Art Collective, Andrew’s abstract art evokes dreams, memories, joy, passion, nature, longing, change, and beginnings.
After obtaining a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Southern California, Allison went on to become the wife of J.J. Gobbell as well as a lead set painter in Los Angeles for various films, television shows and commercials.
Karen studied art while obtaining her psychology undergraduate degree and went on to paint representationally with oil and watercolor for 20+ years.
Portraits, Nature Studies, Still Life Vignettes
The current exhibit brings together a multi-year exploration of rhythmic forms in nature.
Many of us are privileged to enjoy beautiful land, weather and neighbors. It is easy to live in our local comfort. This series of paintings is my way, as a plein air artist, to bring troubling issues into a local context.
I’ve always been fascinated by colors, patterns and textures that occur in nature: a tree’s bark, a pile of fallen leaves, strewn rocks along a river’s shore.
Born and raised in Siberia, Russia I was always fascinated by art but had limited opportunity to get involved with it until after I moved to America.
Walter Lick was the Artist of the Month for February 2019.
I have always felt most at home and connected to my heart when immersed in the creative process. The experience of play, discovery, inspiration, aliveness, beauty, and reverence feeds my soul and brings me joy!
Residents of California know how geographically special our state is. In what other state can you travel from snowy peaks to captivating ocean waves, passing through deserts and valleys, all within a day?
Pieces from her Inspirational Series
Sally Hamilton presents paintings expressing the juicy rich colors of autumn persimmons and rain-plumped succulents found in her garden.
An abstracted visual journey into the what was the wild west. More mindscapes than landscapes, with a dash of humor and color.
In Sue Slater’s Winter exhibit, memories from Ireland are alive and well. The featured painting “Dingle Cottage” was inspired from a painting trip to Dingle, which is the sister city of Santa Barbara.
Suemae Lin Willhite draws her ideas from the beauty of nature and her spiritual journey. She paints when she is inspired by a vision in her mind’s eye from a wide range of subjects, including California Landscapes and California Native Flowers & Birds.
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