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roswell artist-in-residence program
and the roswell museum and art center
present in the Marshall Gallery
November 15 thru December 29, 2002
"Anton's Flowers" 2002, oil on canvas, 52"x84"
Diane Marsh depicts people in her art work. But her emotionally charged, psychologically revealing, hyper-realistic paintings are far from stiff, traditional portraiture. Instead, Marsh uses her prodigious technical skills to show us people in the midst of intense introspection, coping with unstated difficulties and finding solace outside themselves.
is a universal understanding that comes through the work. The
paintings aren't necessarily easy
to look at. They're beautifully done, but not traditionally beautiful.
But it is in their slightly unsettling appearance that they achieve
their emotional resonance.
"The Awakening" 1996, oil on paper, 28"x15"
"Do Not Go Gentle" oil on linen, 36" x 72"
"Study for a Child's Prayer" 2002, oil on wood, 10" x 8"
OTHER RECENT EXHIBITIONS
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