Artist Talk & Reception on Sunday, August 20, 4:00 PM
112 West Main St. Suite 10
Also Showing in the PCA Gallery
Excess Power (Steampunk Series)
Blake Hurt has long been fascinated by the reconstruction of the portrait in order to re-order it with artifacts and symbols that describe the accomplishments and interests of his subjects. He doesn’t choose to portray highly renowned individuals, but rather people who have made some significant impact in our local community, or on a more autobiographical level in his own life.
Hurt is showing two bodies of work in the two separate galleries. In the PCA Gallery his large scale Steampunk Ink Collages are featured. While in Chroma’s space, Hurt is presenting his newest series of playful, outrageously coronated watercolor portraits “August Persons.”
Click here to see earlier Streetlight profile of Blake Hurt.
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