Reception Harriet Livathinos and Reidunn Fraas Thursday July 25, 5 – 7 pm

Hudson Valley Duo The paintings of Reidunn Fraas and Harriet Livathinos will be on exhibition at the Healing Arts Gallery at Ellenville Regional Hospital, Route 209, Ellenville, from June 24 – August 9, 2013.   The show is free and open to the public, 8am-8pm daily. Reception Thursday, July 25, 5 – 7 pm. Ellenville Regional Hospital is located at 10 Healthy Way in Ellenville. For more information about the Healing Arts exhibit or the Ellenville Regional Hospital, please contact (845) 210-3043.

Harriet Livathinos Outside Santa Fe

Harriet Livathinos
Outside Santa Fe

Reidunn Fraas Behind the Wall

Reidunn Fraas Behind the Wall

Reidunn Fraas, a Norwegian designer and painter, and Harriet Livathinos, a Texas painter and businesswoman, both by way of New York City, moved to Woodstock in 1999, and found it a most conducive home for making art. Though they have been working on their art concurrently, this marks the first time they have had a joint exhibition.

Harriet Livathinos Barcelona Las Ramblas

Harriet Livathinos Barcelona Las Ramblas

The work of Harriet Livathinos in this exhibition is comprised of expressionistic landscapes and cityscapes completed throughout her career. They are all done in oil on canvas, and they reveal her underlying interest in expressive color and linear mark making.

Harriet Livathinos Women of Bombay

Harriet Livathinos Women of Bombay

Livathinos earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Art and Education, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, and her Master of Arts degree in Painting and Printmaking, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. She continued her studies at the Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, NY.

Reidunn Fraas Waterscape

Reidunn Fraas

After graduating from the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, Reidunn Fraas became affiliated with the National Association of Women Artists and WAAM, Woodstock, NY. Her work has been seen in both group and solo exhibitions nationally, and can be found in private collections in Norway, Texas, Massachusetts, and New York.

Reidunn Fraas Grasshopper

Reidunn Fraas Grasshopper

Fraas’ work usually involves the development of large, abstract forms, woven into tightly knit compositions with radiant color harmonies. Her work in this exhibition is done with acrylic and ink on canvas, board, or paper.

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