Artist as Kohen:
Art by participants in Artists’ Beit Midrash
Judith Joseph and Jane Shapiro, co-facilitators
Curated by Judith Joseph
Choshen, by Linda Sonin
North Suburban Synagogue Beth El, 1175 Sheridan Rd., Highland Park, Illinois Through January 2015
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 6:45pm
Lois Barr ▪ Sam Bernstein ▪ Sylvia Dresser ▪ Nessia Frank ▪ Judith Joseph ▪ Ruti Modlin ▪ Lilach Schrag ▪ Judy Solomon ▪ Linda Carol Sonin
Leah Sosewitz ▪ Sandy Starkman
Join us for a wine & cheese reception and study session with Jane Shapiro.
Reservations are requested to Marcie Eskin at email@example.com or 847/432-8900×234.
To view exhibit at other times, please call NSSBE 847/432-8900 for open hours.
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Carol Ysla Battrell is an artist and gallerist in Wilmette, Illinois. She provides portrait photography for her clientele while presenting gallery exhibitions in her elegant space at 150 Laurel Avenue in Wilmette (1/2 block from the Linden Avenue Metra station).
She has an excellent eye for painting, photography and sculpture and offers work that is well-crafted, relevant and sometimes whimsical. Her opening receptions have been packed, for the most part. She sees some reticence in buyers due to the recession, but says that people are still looking at art and buying what moves them.
In addition to her work as a photographer/portrait artist, Carol creates exquisite, intricate drawings that are both folkloric in appearance and oddly obsessive.
Drawing by Carol Ysla Battrell, archival inks and colored pencil
For Gallery and Carol’s photographic portfolio, see: http://www.carolbattrell.com/
For Carol’s drawings, see: http://www.carolbattrellfineart.com/
For Ann O’Brien’s paintings, see: http://annpatrickobrien.com/