"a virtuoso with a brush . . . viewers might imagine him handling his brushes like an orchestra conductor who waves his wand with punctuation and prowess." Dominick Lombardi, New York Times.
Heralded by The New York Times as "..a virtuoso with a brush", John Hampshire to exhibit at The eba Theater Art Gallery
eba Theater Art Gallery,(Froebel Gallery at eba) curated by John Froebel-Parker is proud to announce an exhibit of paintings and sketches by artist John Hampshire, September 6 - November 24, 2003.
The New York Times recently reviewed the artist and his work as "John Hampshire is a virtuoso with a brush. ...viewers might imagine him handling his brushes like an orchestra conductor who waves his wand with punctuation and prowess. Portrait painters in need of inspiration should see this memorable show." 9/15/2002. New York Times. Review by Dominick Lombardi.
John Hampshire currently lives and owns a studio in Troy, NY with his wife Mary Beth (a member of the Maude Baum and Co. Dance Theater) and their two dachshunds, Topper and Prince. John has a Master of Fine arts degree from SUNY Albany and a BS in art from Skidmore College. He currently teaches drawing and painting at the Sage schools in Albany and Troy, and Skidmore College in Saratoga.
John has exhibited work throughout the U.S. in Arizona, Colorado, Nebraska, North Carolina, New Jersey, NYC, Massachusetts, and internationally in South Wales. His work has been shown in the Capital Region at The NYS Museum, The Albany Airport Gallery, and The Albany Institute of History and Art to name a few.
The Gallery is thrilled to offer an exhibit of John’s work and will host an opening reception Friday, October 17 from 5 - 8pm.
For more information contact eba Theater at 518-465-9916