Art Basel Miami with Lois Ostrov Abstract Artist!
You'll find oranges, sailboats, hibiscus and poppy flowers as well as a lighthouse, and toucan in this warm blend of South Floridian themed collection.
Lois Ostrov, originally from Ohio, taught for 25 years before choosing South Florida as the physical place to further develop her art.
Curious about textiles, her first fine art medium, she began to research other techniques of the fine arts. Ostrov found that painting, with collage added, provides the greatest opportunity to express ideas and thoughts in a personal and creative way.
As an artist, selection of colors and mediums depends on the atmosphere and surroundings of the places to choose to paint. Paint in a series. The colors, forms, and textures depicted in each series are quite different. The spirituality one feels about a place is an integral part and helps develop a personal relationship with the environment when painting.
Vision for work is acquired from photo references taken on locations from around the world. The right blend of photographs enhances feelings about a place and allows the construction of a perfect painting!
Ostrov invites the viewer to enjoy, analyze, and question her work.
Ostrov paintings have won awards and placed in juried shows including: Art Serve Broward County, Artists' Eye Fine Art Gallery, Art Expressions Gallery Artists Haven Gallery, Broward Art Guild, Broward Library Gallery 6, Coral Springs Museum, Cornell Museum of Art, Delray Museum Art School, Florida Watercolor Society (Signature Membership), Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Gold Coast Watercolor Society, Hollywood Art Guild, Miami Watercolor Society (Signature Membership), Palm Beach Watercolor Society, Parker Playhouse, Plantation Art Guild and in private and commercial collections.
In the Press: April 2006 Edition of Palette Magazine, April, 2006-- Edition of Watercolor Magic, August, 2003--City Link, December, 2002--City Link
Don't miss "Visions Art Exhibit" at The Greenview in Miami Beach (1671 Washington Ave.) running in conjunction with Art Basel Miami December 2-5, 2010. Information: 954-537-9090. Segmation-The Art of Pieceful Imaging is a sponsor.
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