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Time: December 12, 2013 at 11am to December 31, 2013 at 6pm
Location: Gallery Fifty
Street: 800 Cottageview Dr., Ste. 50
City/Town: Traverse City
Website or Map: http://www.galleryfifty.com
Event Type: art
Organized By: Gallery Fifty
Latest Activity: 9 hours ago
Gallery Fifty features Glancing Back, Looking Forward: Work by Delbert Michel, Five Decades: A Life in Art."
Nov. 1, 6-8pm Reception and book signing in the Rinaldo Hall adjacent to Gallery Fifty. Exhibit runs through Dec. 31.
"My world is one of lyrical images — drawn, etches, painted, shaped, cut, fragmented, assembled and discovered in the spontaneous process of making art. These lyrical images celebrate the beauty and energy I experience in nature, alive with dynamic change… landscape patterns shaped by natural forces such as wind, climate, quality of light and atmosphere. They celebrate my fascination with distant and past cultures, discovered through travel and revealed in fragments of architecture and artifacts, allowing me to make connections with my own particular visual sensibility through the patina of time. The discoveries, the manipulations, the choices I make, are the ultimate realization of my own sense of awareness." — Delbert Michel.
Gallery hours: Mon.–Thurs. 11am-6pm; Fri.-Sat. 10am-7pm; Sun. noon-4pm.
Image [cropped]: "Tamborillo," by Delbert Michel.