Discover Local Artists: Lois Barton at GardensArt

Lois Barton
Lois Barton

GardensArt, sponsored by the City of Palm Beach Gardens, presents “Reconstructed Memories,” a painting and sculpture exhibition by Lois Barton of Jupiter through February 17, with an artist’s opening Wednesday, Jan. 13,  6-8 p.m.

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“Trickster” is a 19-by-9 by-8-inch sculpture, priced at $900.

“My mixed media paintings and ceramic sculpture are influenced by my experiences, memories, and of life and the world existing around me,” she said. “People, news events and elements in the environment are reflected and reconstructed in my work.”

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“Bright Sun Shiny Day” is an acrylic painting, 36 by 36 inches and priced at $1,100.

She begins her paintings intuitively using acrylic paint, collage and drawings. Her ceramic figurative sculptures are hand built and multi fired in the kiln using slips, stains and glazes.

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“Ring Toss” is a mixed media 36 by 36 inches, and priced at $900.

“It is my desire to communicate with the viewer in a manner that allows his or her own interpretation, feelings and experience to be come a part of my work,” she said.

"Young Leda" is a 14-by-11-by-7-inch sculpture, priced at $900.     "Young Leda" is a 14-by-11-by-7-inch sculpture, priced at $900.
“Young Leda” is a 14-by-11-by-7-inch sculpture, priced at $900.

The exhibition takes place in the lobby of Palm Beach Gardens City Hall located at 10500 North Military Trail. This event is free and open to the public. City Hall is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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