“Surface Tension” Opening Reception

Opening Reception Friday February 21, from 6-9 PM
Mahlstedt Gallery, 415 Huguenot Street
New Rochelle, Westchester, NY, 10801
Exhibition from February 21 – March 21, 2014
Contact RSVP diana@jam415.com p: 914-246-0526

Mahlstedt Gallery is pleased to present “Surface Tension”, a two-person exhibition featuring artwork by Ellie Winberg and Mauricio Morillas.

Morillas and Winberg’s minimal surfaces incorporate tension-packed texture, bringing viewers to a place outside the literal subject matter. Their vast body of work represents Zen-like influences and serene approaches to process. Emphasis is placed on purity, and techniques involving pouring, mixing, dying, layering, mounting and transforming materials manifests into 2D & 3D sculptural archetypes.

This duality of styles incorporates copper, Japanese handmade paper, and glass, creating a contrast between a soft material and something that is hard and cold. Imperfect tears and undulating overlays create ever-changing shadows yielding uncanny resemblance in styles between the two artists.

Image artwork credit: Mauricio Morillas, “Melting” 2012
Mixed media with resin on wood panel, 16 x 16 in

Event Location and Ticket Information

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Mahlstedt Gallery
415 Huguenot Street
New Rochelle, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Friday, February 21, 2014
Times: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ticket pricing:
Free event

Presenter: Mahlstedt Gallery
Presenter Phone: 914-288-2503