Of Dark and Bright - A new collection from Laurie Buck

When Laurie strolled into the gallery last year and introduced herself, we just knew we would be working with a bright light. Wife, mother, painter…she juggles it all with grace and creates gorgeous floral paintings with depth and intrigue.

Read below for a look inside this beautiful exhibition.


“She walks in beauty, like the night

Of cloudless climes and starry skies;

And all that’s best of dark and bright

Meet in her aspect and her eyes.”

-Lord Byron

“I love exploring the effects of light and darkness on color, as well as on our moods, and am fascinated by the way the eye searches for light. This show is an examination of light and shadow, specifically on flowers, and reveals my embrace of them both. During this time of year where we meet with nearly equal amounts of night and day, I hope that these pieces, like this brilliant season, will remind the viewer of “all that’s best of dark and bright.”

~ Laurie Buck

“Gonna Rise Up” - a gorgeous 24” x 24” painting that is part of the show.

“Gonna Rise Up” - a gorgeous 24” x 24” painting that is part of the show.

Please join us this Friday, October 5th from 6pm - 8pm for a reception celebrating Laurie and her new body of work. “First Look” emails go out Tuesday morning and if you are interested in receiving this email, please sign up here. If you are not local to Greenville and unable to view the show in person, have no fear, all pieces will be posted to our website Wednesday at 10am EST under “Shop Current Exhibition”.