Decadence & Decay by David Casey
Inspired by Vanitas paintings of 16th & 17th century Europe, this exhibit explores the tragic beauty of the life of a flower. Their ephemeral existence is as brief as it is beautiful. We celebrate their beauty; indulge ourselves in them, and within days the beauty has turned to decay. Decadence, in this case, alludes to the steady march of time, for a few days, the flower blooms in a flash of uncompromising beauty. The vibrant gold back ground symbolizes decadence of beauty; oblivious to the ceaseless and unforgiving passage of time.
The Nature of Simplicity by Tracy Armstrong and Lisa Mace
The Nature of Simplicity features elements of nature and landscape highlighting the serene beauty of our natural world and the magnetic power nature has on our emotions and wellbeing. Tracy Armstrong’s collection of work focuses on soft horizon lines, misty skies, and flowing water, reducing the complex and cluttered components of the modern world and transforming it into the feeling of a place and moment in time. Tracy aims to capture the essence of nature, transporting you to a nostalgic place of reflection. Lisa Mace’s artwork focuses on the feeling of stillness and insight that can be found in nature,...