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2016 Exhibitions

My painting "Interior" in the collection of the Dennos Museum is in the 25th anniversary directors choice show,

"Exhibited and Acquired: 25 Years of Exhibitions that added Art to the Dennos Collections"
June 12 — September 4

Since the beginning of the Museum’s exhibition program, the museum has collected works of art for its collections that were part of its exhibition program

or came from the artist or artists as a result of showing works by those artists. This exhibition will offer a survey of the growth of the museum’s collections

while chronicling the history of the past 25 years of selected exhibitions.

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I have work this season in the Sleeping Bear Gallery in downtown Empire.

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I have work this season in the Blue Heron Gallery in Elk Rapids.

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"To see far is one thing, going there is another" Constantin Brancusi

Ron Gianola

 


 
 

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Ron was born in Detroit and attended The Art School of the Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts, later Center for Creative Studies.  He has had many solo and juried group shows as well as commissions. His work is a unique artistic vision in a contemporary style, embodying the essential mystery and spiritual beauty of nature and the human psyche.
"Rather than depict the specific, I use veils of color in a personal, poetic manner using a harmony of forms from observed, created, and remembered sources.  I paint with enough content that the mind and imagination are pleased and with enough literal image that the eye is also satisfied. Hopefully, my art conveys a sense of art spirit, balance, and beauty."

 

INTERIOR

44 x 64
Acrylic
Viewer's Choice Award, 2006 Northwest Michigan Regional Juried Exhibition
Dennos Museum Center Traverse City, Michigan
Permanent Collection of the Dennos Museum Center Traverse City, Michigan


 

PASSAGE

40 x 48
Oil
First Place Winner, 2005 All Media Juried Exhibition
Crystal Lake Art Center, Frankfort, Michigan
Sold


 

PSYCHE #6

40 x 48
Oil
Honorable Mention 2006 First All Media Juried Show
Art Works Alliance Traverse City, Michigan

Second Place Winner, 2007 All Media Juried Exhibition
Crystal Lake Art Center, Frankfort, Michigan


 

YOU'LL KNOW WHEN YOU GET THERE

from Herbie Hancock...

5' X 15'
Acrylic

You'll Know when You Get There was created for the performance of the Marcus Belgrave Jazz Concert
in the Milliken Auditorium of the Dennos Museum on April 13, 1996.

 

 

The paintings below were selected by the Dennos Museum Center in Traverse City, Michigan Governor Jennifer M. Granholm,
and First Gentleman Daniel G. Mulher to be part of the Governor's Residence Michigan Artists Program, for a one year loan to the
Michigan Governor's Residence in Lansing, Michigan, installed in the living room, dining room, guest room, and library.

SUMMER SERENADE

3' X 6'
Oil
Honorable Mention, 1996 Northwest Michigan Regional Juried Exhibition,
Dennos Museum Center, Traverse City, MI
Juror: Maryann Wilkinson, Curator, Modern and Contemporary Art
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI


 

PASSAGE #15 36 x 12 oil

 

 

PASSAGE #17 34 x 40 oil