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Peter Poskas
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From summers on Monhegan Island and changing seasons near his home in Litchfield County, CT, Peter Poskas senses the indigenous life of beached fishing skiffs or a freshly plowed field.

Poskas makes full use of the effects of light at different times of day in his typically small-scale paintings. In 1992, he visited Monhegan for the first time and since then, the island's light has become a major source of creative impetus. ("On Island: A Century of Continuity and Change," Farnsworth Art Museum, Exhibition Catalog, 2000)




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