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New Art Gallery Space at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel Exhibits the Functions of 4 Renowned Artists

by admin on December 15, 2012


Dana Point, California (PRWEB) December 10, 2012

From mixed media of African tribal lifestyle and seaside-themed paintings to metal surf sculpture and hand-crafted jewellery, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel showcases authentic functions of art from four multi-talented artists.

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Travelers enjoy to encounter the art and culture of the location they are visiting, and our art hall offers them with a sample of some of the local talent, explained Director of Marketing Donna Bond. We took an underutilized area at the resort and transformed it into a gorgeous show where we can showcase paintings, photographs and sculpture in a gallery-like setting, In addition, we have had a prolonged-standing partnership with the Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters, so it was normal to produce a public art display which has rapidly turn into a point of interest for guests visiting the resort.

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Functioning with neighborhood artists and galleries such as Karen Tobins Gallery McCollum, the resort has featured many wonderful exhibits more than the previous yr and a half. The current exhibit featuring artists Gabrielle Pool, Kevin A. Quick, Derek McDonald and Laura Carley will be on show by means of the end of January 2013.

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Mixed Media from Gabrielle Pool&#13

New Zealand-born artist, Gabrielle Pool has been exhibiting because 1993. Her paintings and mixed media operates have been exhibited in solo and group exhibits in New Zealand, Australia, Japan, China, the U.S., the U.K., Greece and the Bahamas. Partly schooled in Japan, her early inspiration from her instructor, Mori Sensei has led to a effective oriental influence, with her very first solo present in Chiba-Ken at the age of 16.

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In 2004, Gabrielle started to record many of the world’s vanishing tribes – the Hamer Tribe in Ethiopia, the Maasai of Kenya, and much more just lately, the Indigenous ladies artists of Utopia in Australia’s Northern Territory. Gabrielle immersed herself in tribal lifestyle, typically utilized sacred entire body paint pigments in her function. “My painting has always been driven by a wish to protect and record the history of ancient men and women and their environments, in a planet that seems to be making an attempt its extremely finest to eradicate them and ‘civilise’ them.”

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In 2005, Gabrielle was invited by Nelson Mandela to travel to Africa to collaborate in the production of the Unity Series, alongside twenty other leading global artists. The works depicted the five phases of Mandela’s daily life, culminating in his vision for the future, launched at the Planet Financial Forum at Davos in Switzerland in the identical yr. In 2007, Gabrielle was the subject of an hour-long TVNZ documentary about her career as an artist, whilst National Geographic Australia posted a function write-up about her tough views as an explorer.

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Surf Art by Derek McDonald&#13

A self-taught artist, Derek McDonald was born in Orange County, California where he began to discover his artistic side at a very young age. Derek was curious about all items mechanical. In his freshman year of large school, Derek took metal store. It was then that he was exposed to a total new globe which incorporated welding his artistic emphasis was found, and metal grew to become his passion. As a young man, Dereks family was far from rich, so to make art, he turned to the open street collecting pieces of metal and other nonsense. He grew fascinated with the challenge of what could be manufactured from his collection of junk. He started out making modest primitive sculptures or his family members and pals in 1985. That evolved, and in 1989 he began selling his art locally.

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Hand-Crafted Jewelry by Laura Carley&#13

Laura Carley is a Southern California native. She became interested in art and design and style at an early age as she was taught to oil paint by her great grandmother who was an artist. Laura obtained her Bachelors degree in art from San Diego State University. Throughout her research at San Diego State University she produced a love for working with metals. Upon graduation she began to develop a collection of jewelry which she exhibited at Taboo Gallery in San Diego.

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Shortly following, Laura moved to San Francisco in which she was swiftly absorbed into the jewellery local community. She started to exhibit her jewellery in nearby art festivals such as the Sausalito Art Festival, the Marin Art Festival, the Union Street Festival, the Saratoga Art Festival and the Kings Mountain Art Festival. She also joined the Womens Jewelry Association of San Francisco exactly where she won a style award for one of her beautiful heart creations. Her up coming endeavor was to exhibit at the Customers Market of American Craft and the ACC Craft display in Baltimore. Her collection was shown in more than 200 galleries across the United States and Canada.

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Following five many years in San Francisco, Laura returned to Southern California, exactly where she settled in Orange County. Quickly immediately after, she was accepted to exhibit her perform at the Festival of Arts in Laguna Seaside. She has now been exhibiting at the Festival of Arts for 12 many years. Throughout this time she has also exhibited at the La Quinta Arts Festival, the Scottsdale Arts Festival and the Beverly Hills Affaire in the Gardens.

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Paintings from Kevin A. Quick&#13

Kevin Short is an internationally collected painter whose functions have been exhibited in museums around the world. His daring approach to capturing lifes moments has put him at the forefront of the contemporary impressionist motion. He has won numerous prestigious awards greatest of shows, awards of excellence, and 1st places. He was featured on the cover of the Los Angeles Instances, and as the cover artist for the Surfers Journal. Southwest Art Magazine has featured him and his work in numerous issues heralding Kevins one particular man exhibitions as Finest of the West. He has been the featured artist for many other national publications and journals, and has authored Painting Landscapes in Oils” and The Art of Oil Painting for Walter Foster Publishing. Kevin was the subject of the documentary: Documenting the Vibe, and his book TRESTLES exemplifies how artists can draw attention to land use and preservation. Kevin was recently incorporated in California Light – A Century of Landscapes” by Rizzoli Press.

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Kevin was raised along Californias coast. Born in San Diego, and reared in Santa Barbara, his adore for the ocean started via sailing, fishing, and investing extended days in the surf.

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