Nell Brooker Mayhew: Selections from the Back Room
June 9, 2007 through August 5, 2007
To download the catalog for this show, click here.
Please note that while this file has been optimized for download on the web, it is still 512KB.
On a dial-up connection, download might be as long as 2 minutes.
To view this document, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 (or a more current version).
If you do not believe you have this software, you can download it here.
SATURDAY, JUNE 9
FROM 5 - 7PM
7 EAST ANAPAMU STREET, SANTA BARBARA, CA
A Few Words About This Exhibit
Nell Brooker Mayhew (1876-1940) was born in Astoria, Illinois and trained at the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana. Moving to Los Angeles in 1908 as a single woman, she became a faculty member of USCís College of Fine Arts.
Fluent in Japanese esthetics, Art Nouveau, Impresssionism, and Arts & Crafts, Mayhew described California in a new and beautiful language. This exhibition will feature many works that have never been seen before.
About the Artist
To learn more about the artist, click here.