Casa de Paja, a straw farm house painting in Chile by Clina Polloni.
In the early years of Chile, even in the 1800’s, farmers planted their wheat in the fields. This was one of their most important source of food. They baked their bread in an open fire, prepared mote con huesillos and other culinary dishes. And when the harvest was all over, they built their thatched houses with straw.
I did this painting from a sketch that my great grandfather, Antonio Polloni did when traveling and painting the country side of Chile in the 1800’s.
Oil on Canvas – 36”x30”
Exhibitions of the “Casa de Paja” painting:
Is FOR SALE and Exhibited TODAY at the Dunn Center for the Performing Arts, North Carolina Wesleyan College.
This Christmas Art Show at The Civic Gallery will continue until Friday, December 9.
Location: Dunn Center for the Performing Arts, North Carolina Wesleyan College.
3400 N. Wesleyan Blvd. Rocky Mount, NC 27804-8699.
For more information click: https://clinapolloni.wordpress.com/2016/11/07/christmas-art-show-at-the-civic-gallery-in-rocky-mount-nc-2016/
At the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts hosted the inaugural Wake Forest Guild of Artists and Wake Forest ARTS Art Exhibit on Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016.
At the Delta Fine Arts Gallery. HISPANIC ARTS INITIATIVE, Punto de Vista, Latino Perspective IV. At the Winston-Salem Delta Arts Center.
For more information click: https://clinapolloni.wordpress.com/2015/09/08/hispanic-exhibition-in-winston-salem-nc/
Visit Clina Polloni Art Studio and Gallery.
13 Garner Road, Franklinton NC 27527.
Take a drive to the beautiful country of North Carolina. Only half an hour from downtown Raleigh.