Note: The Boise Weekly is launching a new monthly series referred to as MMM…Art, which highlights the artist exhibit at The Traveling M in downtown Boise.

In this month’s element, fulfill Benjamin Hunt, a neighborhood artist, Boise born, who has a bachelor of fantastic arts from Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle. He wrote in his artist statement that his paintings are “reflections of time and mood inside of of evolving environments. Representations of visual texture and patterns emotionally convey graphic buildings of fauna all over his work.”

He has also shown his operate at the Bellevue Arts Museum in Bellevue, Washington and internationally at The Van Gogh Artwork Gallery in Madrid, Spain, and the Worldwide Present-day Art honest in Kirchberg, Luxembourg.

“Somewhere among Siberia and Japan is a floating cloud built of material hearts, summary paintings, acrylic mandalas, tea pots, chandlers and boutiques from other realms,” Hunt wrote. “The notion of my exhibition backlinks conjunction and duality of tendencies, clarifying territories to a new understood tranquility. The paintings adjust the mythical into the bodily, although the symbols are your navigation by my dreamscape of these two sites. Sun is a Wolf and Moon is a Dragon, is a phrase I used to translate celestial forces to animal spirits, connecting considerably achieving energies to recognizable sources. The phrase is intertwined throughout the get the job done in individual, codependent responses.”

His work will be on screen at the Flying M in downtown Boise in the course of the thirty day period of April.

Fulfill artist Benjamin Hunt