« The Work of Gary LaTurner »

Drawing and painting have always been Gary LaTurner’s favorite ways to express himselfI teaches pottery and makes expressive works in clay. He works in his studio and out in plein air, as well as at figure drawing sessions. Gary LaTurner received his M.A. in ED. from Eastern Washington State University in 1967. Gary grew up in Spokane and moved to Western Washington to begin his teaching career. He taught art and has worked in the arts most of his life. LaTurner uses pencil, watercolor, and oils to create impressionist drawings and paintings of figures, portraiture, and landscapes.

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Mavi Contemporary Art showcases fine art, paintings, sculptures, glass, photography, and original prints from a select group of contemporary artists. With the remodel, the front vault is now available for installation pieces as well. Sculpture now has a stronger focus in the gallery already considered a “must see” in Tacoma. Mavi and Elizabeth plan to support the work of local artists in addition to bring in artists from around the world.