Pamela Acheson Myers is an emerging artist with a growing list of galleries and juried exhibits showing her artwork. While her abstract landscapes and seascapes offer the viewer much to enjoy, the depth of her artistic abilities will excite you. Her abstract paintings are celebrations of color, imagined floating hibiscus blossoms have lives of their own, and her drawings of birds offer a super sense of realism. As we go to publication, Pamela just notified us of her work’s acceptance to The Artists’ Challenge at the Plaza Theater in Manalapan! The Rickie Report shares some highlights of Pamela’s dramatic creativity and the venues where you can see her work.
Pamela Acheson Myers
Award Winning “Dusk Comes to Lake Tahoe” by Pamela Acheson Myers
Pamela Acheson Myers’s dramatic abstract paintings plus her abstract landscapes and seascapes can be seen at the Liman Gallery (Palm Beach), OSGS gallery (Northwood) and at the Lighthouse ArtCenter “Art of Association” Show (Tequesta). Her entry there, “Dusk Comes to Lake Tahoe” took Third Place in the Oil/Acrylic Painting Category. In addition, Pamela is part of the Armory Art Center’s Student Show and will be exhibiting in a group show, “ The Creative Process” at the East End Arts’ National Show ( Riverhead, NY.) which runs August through September. A full list appears later in this article.
“Jets’ Colors” by Pamela Acheson Myers
Pamela paints mostly on linen and occasionally on canvas, using acrylic paints. Her paintings are as large as 4 x 6 feet and as small as 5 x 7 inches. She explains to The Rickie Report, “Intense color has thrilled me for as long as I can remember, whether it appears in a spectacular sunset, or a wildly wallpapered room or a tropical bird’s brilliant rainbow of feathers.”
“Bahama Sunrise” by Pamela Acheson Myers
She says, “Since my childhood, I have been fascinated with the reflections that transpire when any combination of land and sky and water meet and I attempt to capture this in my abstract landscapes.
My purely abstract paintings are a tribute to the extraordinary nature of color.”
“Can’t Get Enough Of You” by Pamela Acheson Myers
A world traveler and author, Pamela states, “The multitude of colors and reflections in the outdoors dazzle me! I have been painting these vistas and the reflections they create from places all over the world, from Newport to the Florida Keys, to Venice, Italy to the fjords of Chile. For me, every view of the convergence of land, water and sky is a magic moment – a natural canvas of colors and reflections never seen before. Some are dramatic, some wildly chaotic and others blissfully peaceful. Every one is unique.”
“Just Passing By” by Pamela Acheson Myers
Her hibiscus series surprises, with brilliant blossoms becoming lively personalities in the night skies. Pamela’s bird portraits show exceeding details, as she continues to explore the depth of her range of artistry.
“A Bevy of Blue Hibiscus” by Pamela Acheson Myers
Current and Upcoming Exhibits :
1700 Parker Avenue West Palm Beach, FL
2014 Student Summer Exhibition
June 14-July 12
373 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta, FL 33469
Art of Association 2014 Exhibit
June 9-August 14
262 South Ocean Boulevard, Manalapan, FL
Artists in Florida “Artists Challenge Exhibit”
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 17th 5-7 pm
Exhibit runs through August 4th
133 East Main Street Riverhead, NY 11901
East End Arts’ National Show
The Creative Process
August 8-September 24
- American Airlines Admirals Lounge
139 N County Road Palm Beach, FL
- OSGS (Ortiz-Smykla |Gallery-Studio)
500 Northwood Road West Palm Beach FL33407
“Sharp Shinned Hawk” Drawing by Pamela Acheson Myers
Pamela graduated from Bennington College where she studied under Jules Olitski, Vincent Longo and David Smith. More recently she has studied with Harlan G. Hoffman and Miroslav Antic, both of West Palm Beach. Her photographs and articles have appeared in Caribbean Travel & Life and Travel & Leisure; she was an executive at a major publishing house, has written and designed numerous ads and marketing tools, and is the author and designer of over 20 books, the most recent being “A Year in PalmBeach: Life in an Alternate Universe”, published in 2012, which she co-wrote with her late husband Richard B. Myers.
“Young Summer Tanager” by Pamela Acheson Myers
Since May, 2013, the first year Pamela began submitting her work for juried exhibitions, she was accepted to: Embler Gallery’s exhibit at the American Airlines Admirals Lounge (Miami International Airport), four exhibits at Art on Park including Featured Artist, Scottsdale Biennale (Award of Exceptional Merit), County Contemporary ( Cultural Council of Palm Beach County) and Art at the Airport ( Art in Public Spaces at Palm Beach International Airport), JF Gallery (Small Works Exhibit) and The Crafts Gallery collaboration with Artists in Florida Exhibit. In addition, critiques of her work can be found in Embler Art Gallery, ArtSlant and other publications.
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