'Washington Wild' at Gallery North
Last updated 2/4/2021 at 8:46am
Gallery North's February featured exhibit is "Washington Wild" by oil painter Ben Groff and clay sculptor Cyndi Brown. Groff's landscapes center on the Cascades Mountain's remote mountain areas, while Brown's midsize figures showcase the indigenous fauna of Washington state.
Groff is a realist painter focusing on mountain landscapes and other natural scenes.
"Realism must never be an end in itself," he said. "Rather, the brush must adapt itself to the object and the object to the brush so that a deeper sense of the reality of the scene can emerge. Above all, I seek to work with heightened...