Divine Chuckles – Paintings by Eduardo Smissen

Presented by Partners Gallery at Partners Gallery, Mendocino CA

Feb 09 2023
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Mar 06 2023
Divine Chuckles – Paintings by Eduardo Smissen

The Lost Luggage, Oil on wood, 24" X 36" by Eduardo Smissen

Partners Gallery is showing the work of the late legendary Mendocino Coast artist Eduardo Smissen, February 9 through March 6.

The artist’s social and political role is akin to the Medieval jester, who between two jokes would tell the king four truths. – Julio Cortázar

Eduardo described his paintings as…“my reflections of divine chuckles or the frustrated stutter. Mystery has always been a source for my work, from the long shadows of film noir to the burning giraffes of surrealism.”

Smissen spent a year in Spain absorbing Salvador Dali’s Catalan coast influences. His images can startle, like a painting of

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ADMISSION INFO

Free

Contact: (707) 962-0233

Email: partners@mcn.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 9, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 10, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 11, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 12, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 13, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Mon)
  • Feb 16, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 17, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 18, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 19, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 20, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Mon)
  • Feb 23, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 24, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 25, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 26, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 27, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Mon)
  • Mar 2, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 3, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 4, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 5, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Sun)
  • Mar 6, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:30 pm (Mon)

Additional time info:

Second Saturday Reception February 11, 5-7 pm where Eduardo’s widow Joelle Signorelli will be joining gallery artists.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Partners Gallery

45062 Ukiah Street, P.O. Box 38, Mendocino, CA 95460

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