mary anne smiley, ASID, RID
Interior design art +
49 WHISTLE PIK GALLERIES
Paintings by contemporary artist John C.
Traynor demonstrate modern-day mastery
over classical painting styles of the landscape,
portraiture, and still life genres. Traynor’s
landscapes, inspired by his extensive travels
and painted on location, are on display during
the month of April. whistlepik.com
50 WILLIAM CAMPBELL
Enigmas will feature the exceptional and
stimulating abstract works by artist Jake
Gilson in an exhibition through Apr. 26.
From May 3-June 7, J.T. Grant’s double-layered skyscapes manipulate color and
light to reveal a subliminal narrative that
draws a strong secondary response from
the viewer. Visit this gallery at Dallas
Art Fair space F17. Image: Jake Gilson,
MK75, 2011, oil pastel on paper, 59 x 42 in.
51 ZANE BENNETT CONTEMPORARY
The Santa Fe gallery will be participating in
the Dallas Art Fair, bringing works from an
array of artists (See “Of Note”). Visit this
gallery at the Dallas Art Fair in booth A7.
Image: Sam Francis, Yunan, ed. 4/66, 1971,
color lithograph, 29 1/2 x 49, in.
52 ZHULONG GALLERY
Apr. 3 marks the opening of this new gallery
showcasing New Media art in its multi-level
industrial space. Satellite, the first exhibition
to be held at the venue, features a series of
works exploring space, time, culture, and
travel by a number of artists who will be
featured in the gallery’s future shows. Apr.
4-May 10. Image: James Guerts, Drawing
Horizon, solar light installation, 2011, North
Sea Holland. zhulonggallery.com