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“People and the Land”, an exhibit of 30 paintings by Elsa Bekkala, will open October 18 at the Janice Mason Art Museum. Having grown up on a dairy farm in Michigan, Bekkala has worked in many places around the world, most recently in New York City. She now resides in Lafayette, Kentucky.
The exhibit not only features paintings created in Kentucky, but also includes works from New York to show how her paintings have changed. “I gave myself complete freedom when I came to Kentucky,” Bekkala says. “I’m using different coloration and less black along with more greens and yellows to share the land and the people and the soil . . . . It’s very beautiful here.”