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Understanding the Salton Sea

February 17th 2011

The Salton Sea, an ecologically troubled and culturally abandoned region in Southern California inspired Wheaton to work in color. From rust-red water, to orange and purple sunsets over murky gray-muck beaches crusted with white salt crystals, to the subtle brown and silver tones of rotting fish carcasses, her work reflects the beauty and tragedy of a place that humanity has forgotten.

Canadian Favorite Sandi Wheaton Exhibit Jan 28

January 28th 2011

The opening reception of “Out to Dry: Flow and Ebb of the Salton Sea by Sandi Wheaton” takes place this Friday night, Jan. 28, 2001, at State of the Art Framing & Gallery in Ferndale at 918 W. 9 Mile.