“Afar” in Paso Robles: Robin Becker

February 26, 2015 - Topanga Messenger

Topanga Artist Robin Becker’s exhibit, “Afar,” may be an excuse for you to steal away to Paso Robles for a weekend getaway (See “Escape to California’s Central Coast Via Charming Paso Robles,” Topanga Messenger, Vol. 38, No. 7, April 10, 2014) where the show continues through March 29, Robin Becker combines her passion for photography, architecture, portraits and fibers/textiles that has evolved into a large series of photo mixed-media paintings. She prints her photo images on various kinds of cloth, overlaying fibers onto stretched canvas, using paint, pigments, handmade paper and collage elements. Each piece is a unique photo monograph, using layers of color, imagery and words in wet paint.

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Insider Events

February 1, 2015 - 805 Living


Remember Grandma's peach cobbler? Or a favorite chowder? Chefs and culinary artists Laurent Grangien of Bistro Laurent, Chris Kobayashi of Artisan, Maegen Lorin of Niner Wine Estates, and Santos MacDonal of Il Cortile weigh in at this juried exhibition inspired by fond memories of food

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Bruce's-eye view

January 22, 2015 - New Times - Volume 29, Issue 26

See things from a different viewpoint at an exhibit of oil paintings by Bruce Everett, on view at Studios on the Park in Paso Robles through Feb. 1. Everett’s paintings are often based on photos taken while flying in his ultralight aircraft. Studios on the Park is at 1130 Pine St. Go to for more info.

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