Margaret Dowell is just one of the most talented, exquisitely gifted, and technically proficient painters that I know. Insert to that hardworking!
“Margaret Dowell: An Art Continuum” is a retrospective of sorts of this brilliant artist. And, it is the initial exhibiting of a system of Dowell’s function in Southern Maryland.
|Self Portrait with Bush Hog and Ancestor by Margaret Dowell
The Sunderland artist grew up operating with her loved ones on the tobacco farm wherever she now paints. Her representational is effective which have tackled both the likes of social commentary and farming have been exhibited regionally and nationally, but hardly ever locally – until finally now.
Speaking about her art this perfectly respected artist and educator says: “The generating of Art for me is a bodily, spiritual, mental and psychological approach which can be concurrently humbling and elating. If I have a lofty objective it would be that the operates contribute in some way to the shaping of a additional tolerable existence.”
Dowell’s solo clearly show will be held in MCAC’s entrance gallery. In the again gallery Dowell is joined by Frederick photographer Donald Dunsmore for “Addiction and Art” – an exhibition that utilizes artwork to market dialogue about material abuse and restoration.
Clearly show Dates: May possibly 27 – June 26 (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 11 AM – 4 PM)
Reception: Sunday, June 5, 1-4 PM
MCAC is situated in Smallwood Condition Park, Marbury, MD. (301)743-5159. www.mattawomanart.org.