Washington Studio School Presents - Still Life: Observation and Reverie" by Maya Weber

  • 06 Feb 2015
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Washington Studio School

Washington Studio School Presents - Still Life: Observation and Reverie" by Maya Weber

Friday, February 6
6:00 - 8:00pm
Washington Studio School
2129 S Street, NW


"Red vs. Green Plant" 22x30"  inches, acrylic on paper mounted on board 2012-2013

Maya Weber is an artist and teacher whose work investigates rhythms of color derived from organic forms. Her recent paintings focus on the dance of color planes through complex still lifes; She immersed herself in painting as a second career after having worked as a journalist for more than a decade. She studied art at the Washington Studio School and Chautauqua School of Art, and received her MFA in painting from American University in 2003.

She is a faculty member at the Washington Studio School and has taught at Montgomery College in Rockville, MD and Northern Virginia Community College in Alexandria, VA. Her most recent solo show, "Color in Motion," was at the Orchard Art Gallery in Bethesda, MD. She has been included in national juried and invitational shows at such venues First Street Gallery in New York, Touchstone Gallery, the Sarah Silberman Art Gallery at Montgomery College, and the Wilson Gallery in Anderson University in Indiana. She lives in Washington, DC.

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