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Faith Schwack And Judy Gaggero Are Featured Artists At Zero Empty Spaces In Palm Beach Gardens. “Putting Together The Pieces” Showcases Their Newest Works With A Free Opening Reception On Thursday, March 14, 2024

Meet Featured artists Faith Schwack and Judy Gaggero at the Opening Reception Thursday, March 14, 2024 at Zero Empty Spaces, a collective of 22 artists at Legacy Place in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Celebrate with wine, refreshments  and ART as you view Putting Together the Pieces”! The space is open to the public every day from 12 – 5.  The Rickie Report shares the details and some sneak peeks!

 

 

Zero Empty Spaces

11300 Legacy Ave. Suite 140

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

 

 

Art Show Reception

Thursday, March 14, 2024

5 – 8:30  PM

 

Hors d’Oeuvres, Refreshments –

andBeautiful Art for Sale

 

 

 

 

“Putting together pieces” has many meanings. Some think there is something “broken” while others see the whole as an assembly of its parts.  

 

 

 

Artists Faith Schwack and Judy Gaggero have done just that!  

 

 

 

For Faith, it inspires her to create meaningful mosaics and for Judy, her alcohol and inks bring color to the forefront.  

 

 

 

“Violin of Hope” by Faith Schwack

 

 

 

 

Faith Schwack tells The Rickie Report, ” My work is inspired by the color and textures of the nature that surrounds me. As a mosaic artist I bring inanimate objects to life and using glass, beads, porcelain and found objects. A wide range of work is available including sea life, and wildlife. Most recently I have added a collection of Judaica to my studio.

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Monkey In The Window” by Faith Schwack

 

 

A native Floridian, Faith has studied at the Art Institute of Ft.Lauderdale, New School of Manhattan, Mosaic Academy of Miami, and with local artists in Palm Beach County.  Mosaic art has become her passion!

 

 

 

Faith’s signature piece is the Turtle Shell – a Fiberglass shell with back lighting installed. Each has a unique pattern and color combination of her imagination or client specifications.  She uses Sea glass, Venetian glass tiles and Stained glass.  Various substrates are used to create a desired look. Materials range from recycled tiles, Orsini gold, Smalti Italian glass, Porcelain, Stained glass, Sea glass, shells, beads, and other found objects.

 

Mosaic design commissions are available upon request.

 

For more information:

Facebook    https://www.facebook.com

Instagram    faithschwack

Website:  Smashingpieces.com

 

 

 

 

 

Judy Gaggero tells The Rickie Report, “My joy and passion is painting with alcohol and ink. It is Magical. Seminal to my work, the beautiful patterns of light, color, and shapes, throughout the world, are awe-inspiring. The medium freely flows over the paper, but is then controlled to express my abstracted impressions of nature. The challenge is to create a piece which brings meaningful joy to the viewer”.

 

 

 

“Sand and Sea” by Judy Gaggero

 

 

 

 

 

 

Judy has lived around the U.S and now calls Florida her home.  She explains, “For decades I painted in acrylic and watercolor. As a member of the West Coast Watercolor Society, I studied with world renowned Artists,(Millard Sheets, Gerald Brommer, and Morris Shubin) to name a few. In turn, my  knowledge and skill was shared by teaching many others. Art and painting has always been with me through varies careers including: Estée Lauder Cosmetics, Interior Images, Interior Design, American Airlines,Prudential Real Estate, Custom Home Program/Broker Relations, Governors Club, Chapel Hill, NC.  and Owner, JAG Realty”.

 

 

 

 

 

“Fractious Fusion” by Judy Gaggero

 

 

Judy has studied oil, acrylic, and watercolor painting with many world renowned artists, and in turn has shared her skills by teaching others. With a lifetime of affiliations, and awards, she continues to develop and explore, and now focuses on painting with Alcohol/Ink.  Her involvement includes: Palm Beach Cultural Council,  Artists of the Palm Beaches, WITVA, BallenIsles Art Club Board Member, NAHB National Design Committee, MIRM Designation, National League of American Pen Women, Owner, Interior Images, Interior Design Company, West Coast Watercolor Society, Los Gatos Art Gallery/Studio, Painting Instructor, Plein Air and Studio. She has won several awards as a SOLO and Group exhibitor.

 

For more information:

 

Email: judygaggero@comcast.net

Website: Judygaggeroartist.com.

 

      Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/JGAGGERO

 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/judygaggero

 

 

 

 

About Zero Empty Spaces

Zero Empty Spaces is a rapidly growing affordable artist studio/vacancy management company that creates affordable artist studios in vacant spaces around the country where artists can create and collaborate at an affordable price. The concept expands the appreciation of all genres of art and helps to create a thriving cultural community in the cities surrounding each location. Current Florida locations include Hallandale Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton, Palm Beach Gardens, Fort Myers, and St. Petersburg, with out-of-state locations in Natick Massachusetts and Richmond Virginia.

For more information visit www.zeroemptyspaces.com

 

 

 

 

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