Bernard Frize Paradisio, 2000 Acrylic and resin on canvas, 88 x 72 inches 2002.28 ABOUT THE ART Like much of Bernard Frize’s work, the painting Paradisio is an abstract composition derived from a repetitive gesture and a limited color palette. Using custom-made brushes and often the hands of his assistants, Frize lays on multiple colors simultaneously, followed by lacquer. Close examination of his paintings reveals accidental elements, such as insects trapped in the paint surface, which the artist enthusiastically…
The locally based ANCIA Saxophone Quartet will perform a striking program in the galleries featuring the world premiere of Chris Rutkowski’s “Changes,” an exciting, contemporary work recently commissioned by ANCIA.
Hear iconic works by master composers, including ANCIA’s interpretation of Dmitri Shostakovich’s “Prelude and Fugue #17 in Ab Major,” Maurice Ravel’s “Quartet in F,” and a new arrangement of Thelonious Monk’s classic jazz composition “Round Midnight,” by ANCIA Quartet member David Milne.
This event is a cosponsorship with ANCIA.