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AUGUST 2005 ART EXHIBIT

Paintings by Barbara Bergstrand

In this exhibit Ms. Bergstrand concentrates on powerful portraits in watercolor and pastels of people from all over the world. Her first love however are Native Americans in their colorful ceremonial dress. Most of the images for Ms. Bergstrand's portraits are collected from photographs published in National Geographic Magazine or in newspapers. A native of Long Island, Ms. Bergstrand has exhibited in New York City as well as in several juried shows on Long Island where her portraits have won prizes. Currently, Ms. Bergstrand teaches art at Leisure Village.

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Under the Veil: Somalia
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Native American Lady
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Fancy Dancer: To Keep the Culture Alive
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All works reproduced with permission from the artists.