Mayuko Ono Gray: "Domestic Zen" / Marcos Hernandez: "Obras, Obrero"
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Hooks-Epstein Galleries presents “Domestic Zen”, an exhibition of graphite drawings by Mayuko Ono Gray, and “Obras, Obrero”, an exhibition of mixed media works by Marcos Hernandez. The shows open at 11AM on June 30, 2018, with a reception from 6-8PM.
In Domestic Zen, Mayuko Ono Gray’s works combine East and West, reflecting a life that is both, culturally Japanese and American. Her graphite drawings, which are meticulously rendered in chiaroscuro, consist of Japanese writings intertwined into a single strand—the beginning and end of which symbolizes life and death. This strand, which illustrates a Japanese proverb or one of Gray’s own poems, usually begins at the top right and ends towards the bottom left of the page, following traditional Asian writing. Gray intuitively draws this calligraphy, gracefully weaving in images ofView more
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Opening Reception on Saturday, June 30, 2018, from 6:00-8:00PM.
Exhibition Closes on Saturday, August 11, 2018.
Mayuko Ono Gray, "魚心あれば水心_Where there is fish there is water", 2017, graphite on paper, 21 1/2 x 25”
2631 Colquitt, Houston, Tx 77098