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acb2db_3f715552e60f4894a4a87ce2fc84db30Christa Marquez will have a solo show of 53 prints and ink drawings at the Pompadour Gallery opening this Saturday.

Marquez is known for her woodcut prints, ink on paper drawings and works on clayboard.

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She has been an artist-in-residence with the Venice Printmaking Studio in Italy and was awarded the Romanos Rizk Scholarship from The Provincetown Art Association and Museum.

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She has said her Mexican-American ancestry has influenced her appreciation of “highly stylized, design rich, pre-Columbian art and hieroglyphs.”

“This imagery has influenced my use of bold lines and strong positive/negative shapes.” She once noted

The show at Pompadour Gallery at Salon X, is curated by Alan Vetter.

Opening Reception Jan 16th, 2016

Runs through Mar 13, 2016

For more information please visit the sites linked below.

Salon X

Pompadour Gallery

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