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GALLERY 621 PRESENTS

Unforeseen Consequences

New Paintings by Kathy Oja

August 3 through September 3

Reception: Sunday August 13 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Poems inspired by the artist’s work will be read by the

Benicia Tuesday Poet’s Group at 4 p.m.

Kathy Oja is strongly drawn to the ethnic arts of different cultures, the art that emerges organically from people and their cultures, not from art schools. In particular, she is entranced by the colors, the textures, and the graphic symbolism found in their primitive imagery. She has discovered that certain symbols transcend many cultures and seem almost universal. Her paintings emerge from a rich confluence of cultural, spiritual and artistic traditions. If her works could speak, they would tell stories of her process of exploring her favored elements of color, pattern and form using a variety of surfaces and materials.

Gallery 621 proudly presents all new work by Daniel Klapprott SPIRIT OF FIRE Gallery 621 is featuring “Spirit of Fire,” ceramic art from Daniel Klapprott.  By following ancient methods and using only fire and natural materials instead of traditional glazes, he has produced flame painted pieces with unconstrained blooms and bursts of color.  The uniqueContinue Reading

621 PRESENTS “IMPERMANENCE CAN CHANGE”   Paintings and Monotypes by Cherry L. Moore Color of Modern Man Collograph  I’m thankful that my abstract art comes from within. This allows me to close my eyes and, without limits, to create art in my mind.  To draw, redraw, reposition, mix colors, resize, texturize anything before actually attempting to actualize it.Continue Reading

Daniel Hunter’s ceramic artworks “Tile Tales” are this month’s featured presentation exhibition at 621 Gallery. The public is invited to an artist’s reception on Saturday, May 13, from 4:00 to 7:00. “I love the sweetness and wholesomeness of the children’s toy forms. When they are juxtaposed according to association a whole new narrative emerges. In otherContinue Reading

GALLERY 621 presents LINDA STEVENSON DUNLOP Intimate images from the series “Natural Bloodlines & Beyond” April 6th – April 30th. Breaking the Chain Opening Reception – meet the artist and poetry readings: Sat April 8th, 4 – 6 pm Mid-Month “Spring” Reception: Sat April 15th, 3 – 5 pm Gallery Hours: 12 – 6, ThursContinue Reading

Gallery 621 Artists invite you to view and enjoy THE HUMOR AND PAINTINGS OF JERROLD TURNER “ONE SMALL STEP FOR MAN . . .” Presidential Tower Architecture March 9th through April 2nd, 2017 Opening Reception Saturday, March 11th 5-7 PM “Within the Bay Area’s rich Plein air painting scene, Benicia artist Jerrold Turner stands out for hisContinue Reading

    New Work by Member Artists January 5th to 29th Cherry Moore Encircling Peace I

Linda Stevenson Dunlop “Interlude” Gallery 621 presents “Interlude” featuring inspirations and movements in time by artist Linda Stevenson Dunlop, along with a “new” exhibit of the artists of Gallery 621. Reception Saturday October 22, 4 – 7 pm

Lee Wilder Snider “Of The Earth” “Dusk, Benicia State Park”                                                                                          Continue Reading