Neither Will This Stay
Paintings full of emptiness


July 2016

CORE Gallery
117 Prefontaine Pl S, Seattle

Ruthie V. exhibits paintings full of emptiness in “Neither Will This Stay.” ¬†This series of beautifully layered larger-than-life size figurative works express buddhist philosophies of impermanence, emptiness, and the self.¬†

This series is a collaboration between painter Ruthie V. and butoh dancer Kaoru Okumura.

Ruthie V. Shiro Nuri, 33×49″ Oil on linen, 2016. In the collection of Suzanne and Alex Walker.