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Exhibitions of paintings by David George on view at UB Arnold Bernhard Center Gallery from October 28 through November 19

Leslie Geary
Monday, October 18, 2010

David George paintingAmerican painter David George, whose bright canvases explore expressions of freedom, nature, and the social world, will be on view at The Gallery at the University of Bridgeport Arnold Bernhard Center from October 28 through November 19.

The Gallery is located at 84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport, and is open from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday and noon to 5 p.m. on Saturdays. Admission is free.

Featuring 30 works, the show reveals the full range of Mr. George’s use of light, color and textural contrast to explore the inner- and external realities of his subjects, from the isolation of modern-day man to human longing of a woman yearning for dignity.

“Painting,” explains George, “feels like I am conducting an orchestra with tones of color instead of instruments.”

About David George: David George graduated from the Newark School of Fine Arts and then Ramapo College with a Master of Art degree. He is a former student of Samuel Brecher, who was a student Charles Hawthorne, an American painter who exhibited with Pablo Picasso. George was sponsored by for many years by the Gem and Hadley Art Galleries in New Jersey and his works have been exhibited by the American Watercolor Society, the National Academy of Design, and the Audubon Artists of America. His artwork is on permanent display in the Ramapo College Library.


Media contact: Leslie Geary, (203) 576-4625, lgeary@bridgeport.edu