The Harrington Gallery at the Firehouse Arts Center in Pleasanton, CA presents The Contemporary Landscape, an invitational exhibition featuring five painters whose interpretations of the word landscape vary widely. This tantalizing exhibit was curated by the Harrington Gallery’s visionary director Julie Finegan, celebrating the subject of landscape through interesting media explorations from five distinctive perspectives. The exhibit opened last Friday and will run through Friday, July 19th. The Artists’ Reception will be held on Wednesday, June 12th, from 7:00PM to 9:00PM, and is free and open to the public.
John R. Crawford currently lives and paints in the Santa Cruz area of Northern California. He talks about deriving inspiration from “the constantly changing and always dramatic Pacific Ocean and Monterey Bay,” as well as his frequent travels to other ocean locations to explore the qualities of light and sea,