June 2022 Exhibitions at Portico Gallery: Abstraction & Desiderium

By Editorial Team on June 6, 2022

Sat, 04 June 2022 - Thu, 30 June 2022

Harriet Livathinos, Lockdown Library, 2021, Ink and Pastels on Paper, 27in x 29in.
Reception: Saturday, June 18 from 6pm to 8pm

Abstractions
Featuring Reidunn Fraas & Harriet Livathinos in the Main Gallery
curated by John Paradiso

Reidunn Fraas was born in Norway and was greatly influenced by her artist father. She moved to the US as an adult, where she attended the Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC and designed jewelry. In 1999, she moved to the Hudson Valley, and inspired by nature she began to concentrate on painting.
Harriet Livathinos was born in Texas. Harriet received an MA in painting and printmaking at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, and studied at the Art Students League, NYC, and Woodstock School of Art. She lives and works in Kingston, NY.

Reidunn and Harriet have been life partners and studio mates for over thirty years.

Desiderium
Featuring Wes Holloway in the A.I.R Project Space
curated by John Paradiso

Wes Holloway was born in Katy, Texas. In 2003, after one year of undergraduate work at the University of Texas-Austin, he broke his C5-C6 vertebrae in a diving accident, suffered a spinal cord injury, and thus became paralyzed from the chest down. He returned to the University of Texas and complete both his BA and BFA in Studio Art.

Wes just graduated with his MFA in Social Practice at the Corcoran School of the Arts & Design, class of 2022.

Portico is proud to celebrate and support the LGBTQ community.

Gallery Hours

  • Saturday 12-3pm
  • and by Appointment 202-487-8458

Portico Gallery is located at 3807 Rhode Island Ave, Brentwood MD.