Eric Hopkins (b.1951)
Eric Hopkins (b.1951). Two Islands with Clouds, 2000. Gouache, crayon and watercolor. Image measures 22 x 29 as presented. Description on label states that the image is 22 x 31, so the left and right margins may reveal a bit more painting underneath. Signed, titled and dated in pencil lower margin. Excellent condition with no damage, fading, toning or conservation.
Eric is a graduate of Rhode Island School of Design and has taught at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts and Pilchuck Glass School. He has exhibited at the Farnsworth Art Museum, Portland Museum of Art, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Waterfall Arts Center, University of Maine Museum of Art, and a number of galleries nationally.
Eric’s paintings and glass are held in many private and public collections, including the Farnsworth Art Museum, Portland Museum of Art, Bates College Museum of Art, University of Southern Maine, Corning Museum of Glass, Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, and the U.S. Department of State Art in Embassies: Bahamas, Mali, Pakistan, Philippines, and the West Indies. He is also represented in the corporate collections of Central Maine Power, L.L. Bean, Johnson Wax, Sanyo Securities, TD Bank, and Idexx Laboratories.