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< Artwork on left Betsy Halford ^ Artwork above Nancy Christy-Moore

Writer Donna Kublin

An exciting new exhibit called “Contemporary Visions”

felt by each artist as she experiences the world.

opens at the Holland Gallery of Fine Art on February 2 and runs through February 27.

Gifted artist and teacher, Bela Fidel, will be showing work from her “Zen” series as well as her latest

The exhibit features the artwork of four accomplished

“Transitions” series.

and successful female artists: Bela Fidel, abstract oils and encaustics; Nancy Christy-Moore, mixed media;

In her “Zen” series, Fidel uses shapes and richly layered

Micky Jansen, oil, acrylic and mixed media; and Betsy

colors that communicate peacefulness and orderliness

Halford, mixed media, assemblage art. Each artist

while imparting richness and depth. The work reflects

passionately expresses her personal style and artistic

a stage in her life when she aimed to simplify without

visions in bold, daring and intuitive aesthetics. Executed

giving up the richness and depth of experience.

in oil, acrylic, water media, encaustic or mixed media, the art displays the richness, strength and dynamism

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Her “Transitions” series expresses these experiences in

Images Arizona: Grayhawk February 2015 Issue  

February 2015 Issue. Local magazine distributed to Grayhawk, DC Ranch, and North Scottsdale.

Images Arizona: Grayhawk February 2015 Issue  

February 2015 Issue. Local magazine distributed to Grayhawk, DC Ranch, and North Scottsdale.

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