Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Jens Jensen abstract art exhibit at Mendelson Gallery


Jens Jensen
: The Bear Gulch Series

Jens Jensen, a German abstract painter, created this body of work during his residency at the Djerassi Resident Artists Program in Woodside, California.

Jens paints in an improvisational manner, working quickly, he creates jewel-like paintings, alive with texture, radiant hues and dazzling surfaces. Each piece draws the viewer into its complex world.

Mendelson Gallery is pleased to present this outstanding artist to Pittsburgh. Please join us this First Friday, November 5 from 6:30 to 8:30.

Show runs through November 27

Mendelson Gallery 5874 Ellsworth Avenue 15232
Gallery Hours Wed-Sat 12-5 pm or by appointment at 412-361-8664


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