|“Artwork by Cynthia McLean” Nov 22-Dec 3, 2016 at Horizons Art Gallery|
Event Description: “Opening on Tuesday 22nd of November at Horizons Gallery: Cynthia McLean from 7:00pm to 8:30pm! The exhibition will continue until December 3rd, 2016 ... Gallery Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays to Fridays and 9:00a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays at the gallery. Please call 628-9769 for further details at Horizons Art Gallery ...” — Read more: Horizons Art Gallery-Facebook and Horizons Art Gallery
About the Artist: “Cynthia McLean is a self taught painter, copper sculptor, copper jeweler and fabric designer. She holds a diploma in interior decorating. Having always this passion for art, she attended extra mural classes from the late M.P. Alladin, The Art Society (San Fernando) and Vera Baney. Her one-person exhibition in 1984 held at Art Creators Gallery consisted of sculptured designs executed in copper. For many years, she successfully produced works of the highest caliber in this medium. These works have been marketed internationally and locally. Some can be seen in churches and in the National Museum of Trinidad and Tobago. After stretching this medium as far as possible even to the point of assembling the three metals copper, brass and aluminum onto painted canvas. She has now taken to her paints and brush. Cynthia’s previous works have been three-dimensional in copper, brass and aluminum. Her recent works in oil and acrylic are a combination of her sculptural ability, along with an emphasis on relationship of color, and changes of color in light. She captures the ‘joi de vivre’ of the Caribbean and its people, bringing alive their surroundings- from the awesome rainforest to the sweet rhythm of the steel pan, the energy and passion of the people, from ‘Pulling Seine’ to ‘A Wash Day’ ...” — Read more: Horizons Art Gallery-Cynthia McLean, Horizons Art Gallery-Facebook and Horizons Art Gallery
About Horizons Art Gallery: “Arrive at the blue building with the purple door and as you enter you are greeted by friendly and courteous staff, willing to assist and offer competent advice. Visit the Art Gallery next door and soak up the ambience of being surrounded by beautiful art work. On view are paintings by some of Trinidad's top artists, with prices to suit any budget. And visitors to these sunny shores need have no worries about transporting a precious acquisition as packaging and shipping of art can easily be arranged at Horizons ... So do come by, call or email for information. We are always glad to be of service.” — Read more: Horizons Art GalleryFor further information about the gallery: Horizons Art Gallery and Horizons Art Gallery-Facebook. For further information about the Artist: Horizons Art Gallery-Cynthia McLean.