“There Will Be Rainbows” at Eric Schindler Gallery 

Friday, April 11 through May 17.

click to enlarge "The Sea of Possibilities."

Tracey St. Peter

"The Sea of Possibilities."

The mixed-media creations of Tracey St.Peter live in a world of esoteric splendor. Her paintings and papier-mâché sculptures covered in encaustic wax with crystals, semiprecious stones and light bulbs are ornate and literal, but they convey an instinctual sense of the enigmatic. The muted hues of color, the ritual process of the work and the use of and themes of light enable her pieces to change form and meaning depending on the vantage point from which they’re viewed. Rooted in time and place, Peter has found a way to circumvent the rigidity of the pedestrian with a curiosity emphasized by the ever-evolving nature of her work. Her show, “There Will Be Rainbows,” opens Friday, April 11, from 7-9 p.m. at the Eric Schindler Gallery. On view through May 17.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

  • Re: Richmond Podcaster Responds to Trump by Playing More Music by Women

    • We ought not be so hard on Erin Gerety. It must be hard to promote…

    • on January 21, 2017
  • Re: Interview: String Quartet Performing Immigrant Story in Jackson Ward

    • Can the story please clarify whether this is about a legal immigrant and an illegal…

    • on January 20, 2017
  • Re: Richmond Podcaster Responds to Trump by Playing More Music by Women

    • Democrats boycotted Abe Lincoln's inauguration too!!! Thank you Republicans For Freeing the slaves, civil rights,…

    • on January 19, 2017
  • More »
  • More by Chris Bopst

    Copyright © 2017 Style Weekly
    Richmond's alternative for news, arts, culture and opinion
    All rights reserved
    Powered by Foundation