UTICA — The public is invited to attend a free opening reception from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 at 4 Elements Studio, 730 Broadway, featuring local painter and multimedia artist Rosette Schureman.
Her work will be on view and available for purchase through Nov. 10.
Born in Princeton, N.J., Schureman came to central New York to attend Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute and received her fine arts degree from Syracuse University. She now lives in Barneveld, where she works on her family farm and maintains her painting and printmaking studios.
Inspired by natural objects and landscapes, Schureman incorporates organic materials and pieces of her digital photography into her paintings and collages, along with rice paper, acrylic, watercolor and pastels.
About 4 Elements Studio
4 Elements Studio is a community arts center in downtown Utica, offering artistic services and programming to artists, the community and individuals with special needs. 4 Elements Studio provides countless opportunities to create and enjoy the arts including classes and workshops for all ages, individualized programming for people with disabilities, gallery space, exhibitions, work spaces and other artistic resources.
The gallery is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. For more information on 4 Elements Studio, visit www.4elementsonline.com.