Femme Fatales of the North: Danger! Women! Art!

By Terry Leavitt

Kristen Pobatschnig (left) and Rebecca Klementovich are the art collaborative “Femme Fatales of the North.” (JAMIE GEMMITI PHOTO)CONWAY — Women, mountains, danger. Such were the images that abstract painters Kristen Pobatschnig and Rebecca Klementovich hoped to bring to mind by naming their collaboration, “Femme Fatales of the North.”

The evocative title seemed to work, with their work being highlighted on WMUR’s “New Hampshire Chronicle” and in the May issue of New Hampshire Magazine with a story called “Remarkable Women 2017: Artists to Watch.”

The collaboration began shortly after Pobatschnig, 32, of Conway first visited Klementovich, 47, at her Bartlett home.

“I said, ‘I have an idea,'” said Klementovich. “‘Why don’t we photograph ourselves outside in the snow with our art?’ And that’s really how the ‘Femme Fatales of the North’ concept came.”

“We were trying to get the northern thing and the danger element together,” Klementovich said. “Because when you’re painting

Article source: http://www.conwaydailysun.com/newsx/131123-femme-fatales-of-the-north-danger-women-art

This entry was posted in Fine Art News and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Comments are closed.