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Randall LaGro--Solo Exhibition September 2005

Sept 09, 2005

Contact: Janet Caldwell-Cannedy, Communications Director, Blue Rain Gallery
Phone: 800.414.4893 or 505.751.0066
Email: janet@blueraingallery.com
High res images and interviews with the artist are available upon request.



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 2,2005

SANTA FE, N.M. Ė Blue Rain Gallery announces a special exhibition of new works on paper by acclaimed, intuitive artist Randall LaGro. The show runs from September 9 to 30 at Blue Rain Gallery located at 130 Lincoln Avenue, Santa Fe, NM 87501. Donít miss the artistís reception, a one night event on Friday, September 9 from 5 - 7 p.m.

This is an extraordinary opportunity to meet and talk with artist Randall LaGro. Among the most renowned painters of contemporary regional art, Randall LaGro presents his latest works on paper for this special exhibition. Born in Ohio, LaGro has made New Mexico his home and workshop for over fifteen years. Having discovered a voice for his intuitive and dynamic vision, LaGro translates his impressions into important and visionary works of art.

The current works on paper signal a return to the artistís passions of printmaking and assemblage. LaGroís exceptional monotypes stand as refined and mysterious examples of the form, pulling imagery from the improvisational gestures of his creative imagination as well as the ledgers of art history.

View the latest creations of this artist at the pinnacle of his career. This historic event provides enthusiasts and collectors a chance to survey a vital new body of work that reveals striking innovations of form and style. LaGroís imagery bridges the abstract and the representational, ranging from iconic figures to romantic narratives, intuitive landscapes to dreamlike revelations.

Randall LaGro: Works on Paper explores the breadth of the artistís unique abilities. These works are accessible, immediate and highly collectible. Their complexity and honesty provide a forum for all who love art.