Minnesota Artist Makes Use Of Ancient Methods To Create Portraits Of ‘Ladies Of Religion’ For Church In Italy

The San Antonio artist has shown his work in exhibitions across the state and nation. In San Antonio, his work has been proven throughout city, including at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center and Centro de Artes. He additionally was one of the artists featured within the 2020 Contemporary Art Month Perennial present on the McNay Art Museum. A small group of people waited patiently for artist Raul Rene Gonzalez to get to work on Sunday morning in a sunny corner of the San Antonio Museum of Art’s Great Hall.

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota artist Mark Balma is drawing on ancient techniques to create three huge frescoes for a church in Italy. He deliberate to do the work on website, but the pandemic intervened. As he faced a modern challenge, he turned to an strategy developed greater than 2,000 years ago. “This is going to be different than simply an art gallery. …