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The Fledgling Years: 1967-1974

Posted by Eliza Hafer on September 20, 2017 in Uncategorized |

For several posts, I share my history of exploring art. I never felt at home in New England. But growing up there, I had the benefit of living in lovely environments. My parents designed houses which possessed a beautiful aesthetic. During high school, we ate dinner on TV tray stands while ingesting the nightly news. […]

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The 80’s: Making a Living on the Road

Posted by Eliza Hafer on August 8, 2017 in Uncategorized |

For several posts, I tell my story of exploring in the land of Art. Chapter 1: Turtle Journeys in California It was still possible to get away with living in a VW bus. My “Tortuga,” or turtle had a large fiberglass hump. Inside, a celestial menagerie swung from her walls. The sun, moon, and star […]

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6 Sea Animals: The Backstory

Posted by Eliza Hafer on May 2, 2017 in Uncategorized |

I was living in the mountains of Ecuador when I decided to go on a painting retreat at the beach. Being by the ocean inspires me. While preparing for the trip, I read an article about sea mammals washing up on the coast of California, a place I used to live. I decided to paint […]

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Art Exhibit Announcement

Posted by Eliza Hafer on April 3, 2017 in Uncategorized |

Exposiqäo de Maio 2 Junho 14 André Pilarte Gallery – Tavira Stoneware Vessels by Alexis Strong Sculpture by Wolfgang Spengler – Paintings by Eliza Hafer Wolfgang Spengler works in marble, alabaster, wood, cork and clay, displaying a versatile talent through a vast range of subjects – from animals and human figures, to sea life and […]

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