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This Saturday Artist Exhibition: Oct.7th from 2-4pm KRISTINE BALLARD
BY ArtSHINE | 04-Oct-2017
We are excited to invite you to join us for KRISTINE BALLARD opening of her amazing Solo Exhibition. The launch of 'FRAGMATISM' ~ Fresh From The Tropics. This is a great way to meet the artist and see this stunning work up close. Award winner KRISTINE BALLARD brings colours that escape into the hypnotic world of radiant landscapes. #artshinegallery #fragmatism #artshineindustries #kristineballard
Motivated by the diversity of island environments throughout Fiji, this show celebrates the resilient and regenerative forces of nature. Discover her unique style of 'FRAGMATISM' inspired by locations destined to always see the light of day first.
Escape into the hypnotic world of colour with Ballard’s radiant landscapes. Motivated by the diversity of island environments throughout Fiji, this show celebrates the resilient and regenerative forces of nature. Discover her unique style of 'FRAGMATISM' inspired by locations destined to always see the light of day first.
WHAT IS FRAGMATISM? (frag • ma • tism) (Quoted the artist Kristine Ballard for the best definition below) “An artistic style based on the concept that our perceptions are often a compilation of reality and experience. What we remember is a morphed idea of the truth. Images disintegrate and fragment on the picture plane." ~ KRISTINE BALLARD
Kristine Ballard signature style fragmatism captures the viewer with the use of dynamic design in the compositions. Having a Bachelor of Design at the University of Newcastle with a background of corporate graphic design, she creates a balance and movement in her art pieces. Ballard brings her travels from Spain, France, The United States and Fiji to inspire her for the exhibition. Her collection brings a new meaning for colour as she places a methodical approach to the placement of the paint. The dance that she creates with her strokes has an energy that brings forth a life of their own. In 2007 Ballard went full time as a fine artist with the help of coaching from ArtSHINE.
Join us this Saturday @ the reception to learn more about the gallery and this fantastic artist.