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Paintings by Peter Rowntree

A section of this year’s work. If you wish to purchase one of these, or to see more paintings, please visit flatgreywall.com

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My Butoh friend

In the mid- to late eighties I worked at Moon Basket, a futon store in Berkeley. The owner was a Japanese ex-patriot named Fu who combined creative ingenuity with solid common sense, which guaranteed the success of her store. Besides … Continue reading

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The artist as impartial witness: Otto Dix

I have a stack of about twenty issues of the German art magazine art, most of them from the early nineties. Gorgeous reproductions, well-written articles, and interesting subject matter keep these magazines relevant and informative; every once in a while … Continue reading

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Latest Peter Rowntree

There is something soft and gentle about this painting that I find immensely appealing. Relatively quiet colors, except for that red dot with the white circle with the black center that almost jumps off the page. There’s an enormous amount … Continue reading

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Transition

The Maya Art Café in Abiquiu, New Mexico is going through some changes. It may become a co-op, or it may get new owners altogether — nobody knows yet. Heads are talking… In the meantime, meet some strumpets, explore antique … Continue reading

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Abiquiu Studio Tour

Are you visiting northern New Mexico? Do you live in Santa Fe, or in Colorado? Why not take a trip this coming weekend and visit Abiquiu where over 60 local artists open their studios. This is the 15th annual Abiquiu … Continue reading

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Peter Rowntree paintings at Maya Art Café

Showing September 6 – September 30 Maya Art Café in Abiquiu, NM, Junction of Hwy 84 and 554 (El Rito) for info, call 505.685.4942 or 505.685.0048

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