Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art presents
“The Lightness of Being:
Abstracts: Part 1”
May 1-June 13
This exhibit features abstract works by 18 artists, including John Chamberlain, Syd Solomon, Hugh Davies, Bianca Pratorius, Mike Solomon, Jorge Blanco, and Vicky Randall. Visitors will also have the rare opportunity to view an exceptional triptych from abstract expressionist Syd Solomon.
(Sarasota, FL) Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art gallery presents “The Lightness of Being: Abstracts: Part 1,” May 1-June 13. This exhibit features abstract paintings and sculpture from 18 artists, including John Chamberlain, Syd Solomon, Hugh Davies, Melissa Meyer, Bianca Pratorius, Richard Schemm, Helen Shulman, Tremain Smith, Mike Solomon, Josette Urso, Valerie Stuart, John Van Alstine, John Clement, John Henry, Eva Calder Powel, Vicky Randall, Jorge Blanco and Joe Segal. There is no opening reception. For more information, call 941-366-2454 or visit www.allyngallup.com. The gallery is at 1288 N. Palm Ave., Sarasota.
“The exhibit, the first of a two-part show, displays the many faces of abstraction represented by our artists. Viewers will have an opportunity to experience freedom from form in numerous ways,” says gallery director Sheila Moore. “Visitors will also have the rare opportunity to view an exceptional triptych by abstract expressionist Syd Solomon,” she adds.
About Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art
Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art was established in 1991. Since the beginning, its founder, Allyn Gallup, has been committed to providing serious art to the community. Through this commitment, the gallery has earned the reputation as the leading place in southwest Florida to view contemporary art. The gallery’s collection includes paintings, sculptures, mixed-media assemblages, works on paper and prints by mid-career artists with well-established exhibition records. The gallery also occasionally showcases works by promising emerging artists. Visit www.allyngallup.com.