Monthly Archives: March 2019

Pollinators by Rose Margaret _ Feature Exhibit March 2019

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Pollinators by Rose Margaret _ Feature Exhibit March 2019

KALEID gallery is proud to present new works by resident artist Rose Margaret in our main gallery for the month of March 2019. “Pollinators” new work by Rose Margaret I pay tribute to the Earthlings that keep us in balance—the beings who pollinate food, ideas, and abundance. May these artworks be a prayer for us to re-unify our fragmented ecosystem. May we act in Truth, and bloom. ~Rose Margaret KALEID Gallery 88 S. 4th St. downtown San Jose Gallery hours: Tuesdays – Saturdays 12pm–7pm and first Fridays til 11pm. Free admission and all ages welcome.…

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Things Unsaid new work by Matthew Heimgartner _ Feature Exhibit March 2019

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Things Unsaid new work by Matthew Heimgartner _ Feature Exhibit March 2019

KALEID Gallery presents new works by resident artist Matty Heimgartner in our main gallery for the month of March, 2019. “Things Unsaid” by Matty Heimgartner

“Things Unsaid” is a visual narrative about the anxieties that we suppress by overconsumption of alcohol and drugs. It is a nostalgic tribute to the life that I lived, with watercolor and ink illustrations capturing feelings that I had and scenarios that I saw. Each painting is its own story, but together, they represent a lifestyle. Things Unsaid is a combination of biographical and autobiographical scenarios and situations, with hand-written text inside the paintings to speak the words that my anxious mind could not.

I started taking party drugs at eighteen years old and became dependent on alcohol at nineteen. Anytime that I had to deal with something even remotely stressful, I would drink until I no longer cared, or more so, remembered. Getting kicked…

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