As you think about your weekend plans, note that 29 Palms Art Gallery is hosting an art reception today to kick off its February exhibition. Journalist Heather Clisby has the details…

To highlight their February exhibitions, 29 Palms Art Gallery will host a free art reception this Saturday, February 5 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The East Gallery will present “Reflecting Light”, a series of oil paintings by Palm Desert plein air artist Marilyn Froggatt. A member of the Desert Plein Air Association and the California Art Club, Froggatt regularly exhibits his work and serves on the board of the Desert Art Center in Palm Springs.

In the West Wing, a group exhibition titled “Bodies of Work” will feature paintings and figurative sculptures by Morongo Basin artists Alane Levinsohn, Elisabeth Pollnow and Travis Usher.

Additionally, members of the 29 Palms Artists’ Guild will be showcasing new work in the Members’ Room this month. All the works will be exhibited from February 3 to 27.

The 29 Palms Art Gallery is located at 74055 Cottonwood Drive, at the corner of National Park Drive. Normal gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. For more information, visit http://www.29palmsartgallery.com.

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