Leslie Xavier: In the Shadow of Vesuvius, Art of the Antique Mediterranean

Openshaw Balcony Gallery, 3rd floor

Paintings by Leslie Xavier.

Opening Reception:  Thursday, May 14 | 5:30 - 7 pm

Leslie Xavier’s paintings are concerned with the antiquity of the Mediterranean world and the use of old world techniques and concepts to generate a synthesis of ideas.  Her works are reflective of her formal studies of the techniques of classical Italian oil painting.  

L-R: Leslie Xavier, Terme dell’Apollo Greco, Herculaneum (Bath of the Greek Apollo, Herculaneum), oil on canvas. Leslie Xavier, Posillipo, oil on canvas. Leslie Xavier, Klingsor’s Garden, oil on canvas.