Saturday, September 11, 2010

Retrospective At Colorado Gallery 1995

One of the Many works in Retrospective of 1995 at Colorado Gallery.

#56 The Vacquero O., 20x24, Oil on Canvas, Framed, Signed by Dick Burg, Courtesy of Peter Burg.

A study drawing of Capistrano Depot that Dick did for a painting that ended up on a calender. It shows many details and the exstent an artist goes to prepare for larger works. This style is very reminiscent of his friend and artist Don Miles.

It was used as the front of the invitation for the Retrospective Show 1995.

Invitation to Retrospective of Dick Burg Paintings, Coloraod Gallery, 1995.

(Page 2 Greenhorn Valley News,
Thursday, February 2, 1995)

Art Show
Retrospect of
Dick Burg’s

An art showing at The
Colorado Gallery beginning
On February 3 will feature a
retrospect of approximately
30 piesces of privately owned
art by Dick Burg (1911-1994).
Styles include acrylic, oils,
pastels and charcoal. There is
no charge for the showing,
and the paintings are not for
Burg, father of Pat Hughes
And Peter Burg of Rye, passed
Away in August. 1994. Born
In Missouri, he moved to
California in the 1950’s and
worked for Hallmark as an
executive for 35 years.
The Colorado Gallery is
located at 2403 Santa Fe Drive,
Old Highway 50 East, in
Blend. The Gallery is open
Tuesday through Saturday
From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(Page 2C The Chieftain, Pueblo, Colorado,
Friday 3, 1995)

Burg Retrospective

A retrospective of the paintings
of the late artist Dick Burg will
open tonight at 5 with a reception
at the Colorado Gallery, 2403
Santa Fe Drive in Blende.
Burg’s Paintings, loaned for the
month long showing by his son
and daughter, include portraits,
landscapes and seascapes done in
charcoals, pastels, oils, and acrylics.
Call 543-1877 for more information.

Peter owned and operated the Colorado Gallery from August 1993 to July of 1995. The Gallery handled 25 local artists, sold art gifts and specialized in custom framing.

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