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Opening Reception for The Estate of Artist Jane Tracy: Exhibition & Sale
May 14, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Opening Reception: Friday, May 14th, 5:30-7:30 pm
Join us for the opening reception of the Jane Tracy exhibition and sale on Friday, May 14th, 5:30-7:30 pm. Paintings by late artist Jane Tracy on display; all works are for sale and proceeds will benefit the Armory Art Center.
Exhibition Dates: May 14 – June 4
Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10:00 am-4:00 pm | Saturday 10:00 am-12:00 pm | Closed Sunday & Monday
Facial Covering & Temperature Check Required for Admission | Galleries are Free & Open to the Public
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Award winning artist Jane Tracy was a creative force her entire life. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Central Michigan University and went on to teach art in Montpelier, Vermont. In 1968 she married Peter Tracy and continued her life’s journey as an artist. Her experiences were diverse. She worked in advertising and as a studio potter Jane created functional stoneware that was sold throughout the eastern United States. In 1972 she became a potter-in-residence at the Guilford Art Center in Guilford, Connecticut. The dynamic and vibrant artist opened Curious Jane’s Restaurant in 1977 with great success through 1981. She even designed the couple’s home in Branford, Connecticut, which was featured in a variety of publications. She launched her career as a painter in 1985; her passion for color, texture and movement apparent in each of the hundreds of abstract paintings she ultimately created. Jane’s art is powerful and vivid, reflective of the joy that fueled her creative process.
Read full bio HERE.