WOOD IX , a Furniture Show
January 12 – February 3, 2018
click here for the article about the making of the bronze hand sculptures of
President Jimmy Carter and Russ Filbeck
We are off to a good start this year with ” Wood: a Furniture Show IX ” Curated by Brian Murphy of Murphy’s Fine Wood Working, the much anticipated ninth annual exhibition of works by Southern California woodworkers features contemporary, art, marquetry, traditional furniture designs. In Expressions Gallery I Susan Avery Clark shows her work in a solo exhibition and in Expressions II“Visual Journeys” a group show by Escondido Adult School art students. In the Inner Space Gallery things seem “Black & White” to the PhotoArts Group.
Join us for opening receptions during Second Saturday Artwalk January 13, 5:30 – 8:00 pm.
Multiple art venues in the city of Escondido will present exhibitions about the life of Niki de Saint Phalle from January to March.
Exhibiting through 2018 is Altar O.A.S (1962-1995) by Niki de Saint Phalle in a private gallery dedicated to this large scale steel and bronze work here at the Escondido Arts Partnership.
Niki de Saint Phalle
We have the privilege to champion the work of Niki de Saint Phalle at the Escondido Arts Partnership. The Altar is on loan to Escondido Municipal Gallery
from The Niki Charitable Art Foundation.
The Niki Charitable Art Foundation ,established by the artist Niki de Saint Phalle, represents Niki’s personal collection of more than 1,000 sculptures and 5,000 graphic works of art. From this collection, the Foundation makes artwork available to museums throughout the world for exhibitions. It also acts as a point of contact for all projects related to Niki and her work.