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Exhibition Showcases Impressions of Asia through the Eyes of International Watercolor Artist David B. Goldstein

 

For Immediate Release

 

Artist contact:

Kellie Goldstein

(852) 9100 – 1786

kelliegoldstein@hotmail.com

 

Hong Kong, China, August 20, 2007 – Internationally recognized watercolor artist, David B. Goldstein, launches his newest impressions of his journeys throughout Asia, which infuses Eastern subject matter with a Western style, at a World Premiere Solo Exhibition titled “Beaches, Boats, Waves and Water, Impressions of Asia through Western Eyes” at The Fringe Club’s Economist Gallery from November 6-13, 2007.

 

From the outer islands of Hong Kong, the beaches of Thailand, the stilt villages of Malaysia, and the harbors of Sydney, the exhibition displays major coastal towns and harbor cities throughout Asia, highlighting his passion to explore how our surroundings and nature can be merged through the medium of watercolor.   I'm particularly fascinated by water and how it reflects color and light. I love to discover connections and blend objects going beyond their natural outlines to form larger shapes,” says David. “I strive to show the beauty of the world that I see and ‘how things could be’ with some enhancement.”

 

David, whose work is admired for its subject matter which evokes a feeling of escape and adventure, has traveled the world to soak up the scenery and sensations of the most stunning places.  The renowned artist comments that “art should be accessible and something you want to hang on your wall because it reminds you of your favorite experiences.”

 

David’s style has been described as “representational” with a “controlled spontaneity”.  His compelling images register as emotional and geographic reference points in the minds and hearts of viewers.  His key influences are Winslow Homer and J.M.W. Turner.

 

About the Exhibition:

The works of internationally recognized watercolor artist, David B. Goldstein, will be on display at an exhibition, titled “Beaches, Boats, Waves and Water, Impressions of Asia through Western Eyes” from November 6-13, 2007. This exhibition will be held at The Economist Gallery, The Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central, Hong Kong. Open hours are Monday to Saturday from noon to 10pm. 

 

About David B. Goldstein:

David is a native of New York and has exhibited in New York City, Washington D.C., Los Angeles and Rome.  His London scene, “Red Bus” was recently published in “Splash 9”, a showcase of the best of contemporary watercolor.  David is largely self taught, but has studied in the US with several prominent watercolorists and has also recently studied Chinese painting in the style of the Lingnan School.  David has been quoted on ArtistNetwork.com for his unique techniques.  He is currently authoring a book on art and personality in collaboration with a world renowned author and expert on personality types. His creative process, online gallery and films about his work can be found at www.davidbgoldstein.com.

 

About the Fringe Club:

The Fringe Club showcases cutting-edge as well as accessible contemporary work by local Hong Kong and International artists. For more information, please contact (852) 2521 – 7251 or visit www.hkfringeclub.com.