Media: Watercolour and graphite on paper
Size: 16" x 20"
Estimated Value: $330
Frances Gobbi is an artist and teacher living in Prince George. She has a BFA in Visual Arts from UVic and has completed residencies at the Toni Onley Artist Project (Island Mountain Arts, Wells, BC under mentors Harold Klunder and Ciara Philips), and READ with ART at Ron Brent School and most recently the Neighbourhood Time Exchange (1119 3rd Ave, Prince George, Living Labs, ECUAD, curated by Justin Langlois).
Gobbi has a long history with Two Rivers Gallery. She has been teaching classes at the Gallery since 2010. In 2016, she had an exhibition in the Rustad Galleria entitled Wonderland, with fellow artist, Maja Swannie Jacob. She was part of two group shows – North: an Exhibition for the Canada Winter Games and Voice.
Notions regarding childhood play, religion & nature are often central to her work. “My explorations with paint on paper have guided me as I have looked internally for answers to questions. For me they are a metaphor for these very personal dialogues.”