Current Exhibits - Maria Petrov

May 3, 2024 - Aug 3, 2024

Maria Petrov is a self-taught Canadian artist with a deep passion
for seascapes. Born in Russia and currently residing in Bradford,
Ontario, Maria's artistic journey has been marked by her
dedication to exploring the beauty and mystery that water holds.
Inspired by the works of acclaimed seascapes painters and the
beauty of nature, Maria Petrov has developed a distinctive style
that marries realism with a touch of impressionism. Her
brushstrokes, both deliberate and spontaneous, convey not only
the visual spectacle of water but also the emotions it evokes
within her. Each piece tells a unique story, inviting contemplation
and reflection. Her seascapes are not mere representations of
water; they are windows into the captivating and ever-changing
world of the sea. Her work reflects the interplay of light and
water, capturing the ethereal moments that make seascapes so
Maria Petrov's award-winning work has been featured in several
exhibitions, where her seascapes have garnered admiration for
their ability to transport viewers to the shores of distant
landscapes. Her art continues to captivate audiences, inviting
them to immerse themselves in the timeless allure of the sea.
In a world that often rushes by, Maria Petrov's seascapes offer a
moment of tranquility—a chance to pause, breathe, and lose
oneself in the mesmerizing ebb and flow of the ocean. Her
creations remind us of

Arts in our Community

Arts in our Community

Arts in Our Community is a South Simcoe Arts Council program that partners with community businesses to provide local artwork for our public spaces. All artwork shown in Arts in Our Community exhibits is by local artists who are members of the South Simcoe Arts Council.


Matthew's House Hospice, Main Floor Hallway
131 Wellington St. East
Alliston, Ontario

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