Collected Amalgamations by Farida Hughes, MFA'94

On show February 23 to April 23, 2018 at Opening Night Gallery. Please join us for an Artist Reception on Friday, March 9, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. Artist comments will begin at 6:00 PM.

Farida Hughes paints abstract compositions that relate to organic social phenomena and unseen patterns of human behavior in our constructed common worlds. Her own multi-cultural awareness has shaped a deep interest in personal identity versus community growth, energy and bonding, group formation, group movement, and human social behavior. Abstraction serves as metaphor for this commentary on social interactions. Her images explore forms as individuals of unique character, yet also as part of the collective energy of a whole, symbolically referencing how lives and relationships intersect and synchronize, self-segregate, and become interdependent. Fardia visually explore themes of crossing boundaries and barriers, moving in and out of spaces designed and navigated by intent or default, toward an end of healing and harmonious understanding.

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Photo credit: Farida Hughes



Event Information

Cost: Complimentary


Friday, 03/9/18 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm | iCal


Opening Night Gallery
2836 Lyndale Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55408 USA

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Event Contact
Miluska Novota, AM'06