Adrienne Walker’s “Symphony In Color” SOLO Exhibition At Mandel JCC In Boynton Beach Is Open To The Public
Adrienne Walker has been passionate about art and music her entire life. Using oils, watercolor and acrylics or stone, as an artist she creates worlds in many dimensions. Her work is created with passion from within, allowing brushstrokes to invite the viewer into her expressionist paintings. Adrienne’s SOLO Exhibit, “Symphony in Color” is Open to the public and Free. The Opening Reception takes place on Tuesday, January 12th at the Mandel JCC in Boynton Beach, Fl. The Rickie Report is pleased to share the details and some sneak peeks of this versatile artist!
“Symphony In Color”
Meet the Artist
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
5:30 – 7:30 pm
8500 Jog Road Boynton Beach, FL 33472
FREE but please RSVP
RSVP: 561.712.5216 or GwildaB@JCConline.com
Adrienne Walker is a native New Yorker who now resides in Boynton Beach, FL. Music and art were an integral part of growing up with her mother, who was an artist. Together, they were always drawing, sculpting and painting. Adrienne’s passion for the piano began at the age of eight. She majored in music at Adelphi University and at Queens College. While living in the Boston, MA area after college, Adrienne studied music and art history at Harvard University.
“Symphony in Color” by Adrienne Walker Watercolor
Twelve years ago mixed media became the focus of her attention, when Adrienne started painting with Bruce Chandler in Myrtle Beach, SC. During that time she also studied art at Coastal Carolina University, SC. Adrienne sculpted in stone at the Sculpture studio of Frank Varga, in Delray Beach, Fl and Carrara, Italy. For over the last 8 years she has sculpted in the Willy Reed Studio in Boca Raton, FL.
“Gearing Up” by Adrienne Walker Mixed Media
During the summers in New York she studies and paints with Roberta Rosenthal a Watercolor Botanist and Sumi E Master painter. After moving to Delray Beach, Florida, Adrienne studied at the Boca Raton Museum of Art School where she has taken classes in oil painting with Chris Berlini and Elizabeth Reed plus Drawing and painting from a live model with Barbara Wasserman and Susan Hanssen. She has been juried into art shows there. Recently she began painting abstracts using watercolors and acrylics with Sally Cooper.
“Orange Storm” by Adrienne Walker Mixed Media
Adrienne’s work has been exhibited and received awards in many shows and galleries in New York, Florida and South Carolina including solo shows at the Delray Beach Public Library and the Rice Museum in Georgetown, South Carolina. Using Oils, Watercolor and Acrylics or Stone, as an artist she creates worlds in many dimensions. Her work is created with passion from within, allowing brushstrokes to invite the viewer into her expressionist paintings.
“Under The Sea” by Adrienne Walker Mixed Media
Adrienne shares her passion for the arts as she volunteers for many arts-related organizations, sharing her time and expertise. She is the Treasurer of Palm Beach Watercolor Society (PBWS), as well as a member of The Artists Guild of the Boca Raton Museum of Art, Women in The Visual Arts (WITVA), GoldCoast Watercolor Society, The Catskill Art Society (CAS) and Old Stone House Art Gallery (Grahamsville, NY).
“Pose” by Adrienne Walker Watercolor
- Adrienne won an award at the Delray Center for the Arts January 2014
for her mixed media piece titled “Comets”.
- Three of her paintings won first,second and third place at the Grahamsville, NY Art Show
- Second place award at the Delray Center for the arts for her painting “Windy” .
- She won honorable mention at the Annual Juried show at the Coral Springs Museum of Art from PBWS for her abstract painting “Fireworks”
This summer she was commissioned by two interior decorators to create paintings for their clients’ homes. One 48×60 acrylic abstract in Florida and a 60×72 in New York.
“Forever Flowers” by Adrienne Walker on YUPO Paper
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