Tag Archives: Riverrun

The Recession is Over!

While there may be a “lag” in some respects, one look at this painting, “Headin’ to the Barn” by Dick Van Duzer, makes me think happy times are here again. The weather tells me there is renewal and rebirth, and … Continue reading

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Small Gems

You can feel the heavy load these trucks carry as they trundle their way through the snow. Not just the literal load, of course, but the heavy industrial load weighing down on them from the towers behind. Even the house … Continue reading

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Salon de Refuses

The “Salon de Refuses” at Riverrun Gallery in Lambertville has become something of a great local tradition. Initiated about 10 years ago, it  provides an opportunity for paintings not accepted at the prestigious Phillips Mill Show to be exhibited at … Continue reading

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Love, Dream and Demons

“Hello Laughing Dog” — That’s the title of this work by Kim Robertson, also in the exhibit at the Riverrun Gallery (see previous post about Rachel Bliss). “I paint the moment,” she writes on her web site. “My world is … Continue reading

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Pure Bliss

Back in 2002, I discovered the amazing artist, Rachel Bliss, in a show at the Ruth Morpeth Gallery. I’m excited to see that her work is returning to the area at Lambertville’s Riverrun Gallery, July 3-26.(Pictured at left is “Jumping … Continue reading

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Water Works

As with many cities, Philadelphia is a study in contrasts. Alongside the historic architecture are post-modern skyscrapers and skeletons of new buildings going up. Even the venerable Philadelphia Museum of Art was recently covered with scaffolding as its “envelope” of … Continue reading

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