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Marta Chaffee: The Places We've Lived

Marta Chaffee: The Places We've Lived

Sunday, to Sunday,
12:00pm–5:00pm
Presented by: Armory Center for the Arts
145 N. Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91103
www.armoryarts.org


Marta Chaffee’s practice draws from California landscapes and the implied freedom of the American West. This exhibition, organized by her daughter Aandrea Stang, showcases paintings and drawings that relate to the artist's numerous road trips—from mundane, local stoplight views, to vistas inspired by the Golden State Freeway or Interstate 395, which she often traveled to visit family in the Eastern Sierras. In her paintings and drawings, Chaffee has mapped locations she often returned to by necessity or choice, organizing both observed and invented views as seen through her windshield.

Please join the Armory for an opening reception with the artist on Saturday, June 30 from 6:00-8:00 pm. This reception is free an open to the public. 

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