May 28, 2022

Essex Art Association Features First Open Show of the Season – Reception June 29

Davis Cottage 2 by Luisa Kreis Whiting

Essex Art Association, a non profit art gallery, is featuring its first Open Show of the season “Fluidity”. This is a show juried only for awards and will have a salon atmosphere with over 200 works displayed.

The Exit Gallery features “Nantucket Island, Sconset Paintings”  by Luisa Kreis Whiting a resident of Essex, working in oil her works have a hard-edged light that is reminiscent of Edward Hopper. Luisa is daughter of one of the founders of Essex Art Association, her father Henry Kreis was a well known sculptor with an international reputation. He was instrumental in forming the basis for the EAA being an organization that welcomes artists working in all mediums and expressing themselves from the traditional to cutting edge. His sculpture “Woman with a Bowl” may be seen in the entrance to the building.

As always the public is welcome free of charge to the gallery and Reception Friday June 29. 2012 from 6-8 pm. Open Wednesday through Monday 1-5 pm June 30th. through July 21st.