Rachel's Chicken | Mary Snowden | Down on the Farm
Braunstein/Quay Gallery | Mary Snowden | Down on the Farm
Mary Snowden | Down on the Farm
returns to Braunstein/Quay Gallery
this November with a vibrant exhibition highlighting the organic farm movement.
Portraits of farm animals, vegetable carts, intimate renderings of farmers, and hybrid breeds of chickens are elegant introductions to the animals and the individuals who raise them.
repertoire of drawings, paintings, and watercolors, Snowden
introduces a new technique with this exhibition: she
stitches into the canvas.
By "Drawing" with layers of thread and painting onto the canvas, Snowden
creates a three-dimensional effect that further animates her
Mary Snowden received a SECA Award in 1975 from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and is the Chairperson of Painting and Drawing at the California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California.