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JRB at the Elms presents Rebecca Wheeler, “Woman Revealed”

July 2, 2019 - Darla Shelden | The City Sentinel

OKLAHOMA CITY - Longtime Oklahoma City resident and beloved artist, Rebecca Wheeler, will be exhibiting her latest collection of paintings, “Woman Revealed,” at JRB Art at The Elms in The Paseo during the month of July 2019.

Recently, realizing that the strength of her work has progressed so that layers of paint give way to reoccurring images which suggest and project the essence of being a woman, Wheeler has created an entire series of female nudes.

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Art review: Paintings with Asian, Indian feel on exhibit at JRB studios

June 20, 2019 - John Brandenburg

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Large and Small works interplay in JRB exhibit

May 14, 2019 - John Brandenburg

There is a nice interplay between the larger, looser works and smaller more focused abstract acrylics of Beth Hammack. Hammack’s “Birds Utopia” show of paintings is on view through May 31 at JRB Art at The Elms gallery, 2810 N Walker.

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Review: Art looks at divide, compromise

April 12, 2018 - John Brandenburg

An abstract artist attempts to reflect the issues of a “Divided” country in one of three new shows at JRB Art at The Elms, 2810 N Walker. The artist is Janice Mathews-Gordon, whose acrylics are on view with mixed media paintings by Carlos Tello.

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Art review: Swirls of graphite envelop apparent animals in exhibit

March 22, 2018 - John Brandenburg

Animals seem to both inhabit and come out of clouds, waves, objects or merely swirls of graphite, in the large drawings of Haley Prestifilippo.

Prestifilippo has a show of her “Powdered Graphite” drawings, with an exhibit by Douglas Shaw Elder, at JRB Art at The Elms, 2810 N Walker.

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Art review: Well-known and emerging artists each featured in JRB show

January 18, 2018 - John Brandenburg

“Past, Present and Future” is the title of a show that looks back, as well as to the here and now, and future, in work by well-known and emerging artists.

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Art review: 'Memories' are made of this

November 9, 2017 - John Brandenburg

Small “Objects of Desire” are made larger, and materials are used in novel ways to challenge our imaginations, in three new exhibits. The three “Memories Explored” shows by Jose Rodriguez, Beatriz Mayorca and David Phelps are at JRB Art at The Elms, 2810 N Walker.

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Contrast Found in Show of Paintings

October 17, 2017 - John Brandenburg

There is a nice contrast between the more downbeat film noirish oils of George Oswalt and the “decidedly positive” acrylics of Elizabeth Hahn. Their paintings and photos by G. L. August Loessberg are on view in a show by the three “longtime friends” at JRB Art at The Elms, 2810 N Walker.

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From Funky to Functional, JRB Show Offers Much

September 14, 2017 - John Brandenburg

Visitors have a superb choice between jazzy abstractions, primitive landscapes, and organic yet functional vessels, in a 3-person exhibit at JRB Art at The Elms, 2810 N Walker.

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Variety of Nudes on View in JRB Exhibit

July 13, 2017 - John Brandenburg

“Each civilization has a different way of looking at the human body,” and this also applies to many of the artists in a new show. More than 30 artists are showing in the “Art of the Nude” exhibit through July 30 at JRB Art at The Elms, 2810 N Walker.

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