MYTHS & LEGENDS
February 9 – March 3, 2018
Art is a labor of love and there is a lot to love this February at the Escondido Municipal Gallery.
Jurors Wendy Wilson-Gibson and Brian Gibson have looked into the hearts of the artists for the “Myths and Legends” exhibition. In the Expressions Gallery Krisztina Scheeff and Shima Shanti celebrate nature with photography and encaustic works. In Expressions II “Tarot” with new works by Renee Richetts. The Inner Space Gallery has the Photo Arts Group “Driven to Abstraction”.
Join us for opening receptions during Second Saturday Artwalk
February 10, 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.