He Said, She Said, She Said: perspectives on the Peace

It’s a visual feast of three different perspectives of the Peace at He Said, She Said, She Said, the new exhibit on display at Peace Gallery North.

There are more than 60 works, most of them new, from Mike Kroecher, Sandy Troudt, and Miep Burgerjon, that include acrylics and oils on canvas, cyanotype and linoblock prints, and watercolour batik prints on fine Japanese papers.

article continues below

“This show represents their characters very well,” says Natalie Brekkaas, co-ordinator of Peace Gallery North.

On Miep Burgerjon:

"Miep tends to be a little dreamy, a little fantasy. She tends much more toward the abstract," Brekkaas says.

“Miep has a very experimental and light-hearted approach to her art work."

batik-miep-burgerjon
Watercolour batik pieces by Miep Burgerjon.
cyanotype-miep-burgerjon
Cyanotype prints by Miep Burgerjon.

On Mike Kroecher:

"Mike does really strong and powerful representations of the Peace valley, showing the strength of the land, and how rich and connected it is," Brekkaas says.

"Mike, his passion for the valley shows, and the way he treats this as a subject, finding new perspectives all the time, shows a lot of respect for the area."

mike-kroecher
Oils on canvas, by Mike Kroecher.
hollow-men-mike-kroecher
Hollow Men by Mike Kroecher.

On Sandy Troudt:

"Sandy, I love her work because it's delicate. It tends to be more peaceful and of the quiet moments," Brekkaas says.

"Sandy clearly has an eye for fine detail, and has a much more feminine view of her world.”

sandy-troudt
Acrylics on canvas, by Sandy Troudt.
sandy-troudt
Acrylic on canvas, by Sandy Troudt.

He Said, She Said, She Said opens Friday, Nov. 2, with refreshments and live entertainment from 7 to 9 p.m.

The exhibit is on display until Nov. 24.

Email Managing Editor Matt Preprost at editor@ahnfsj.ca.

© Copyright 2018 Alaska Highway News

Comments

NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Alaska Highway News welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus
Sign Up for our Newsletter!

Popular News

Lowest Gas Prices in Chetwynd, Dawson Creek, Fort Nelson, Fort St John, Tumbler Ridge
British Columbia Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com

Community Event Calendar


Find out what's happening in your community and submit your own local events.