Published November 04 2010
Weekend Watch: Ellen Diederich and Jessica Matson-Fluto openings
Known mostly for her vibrant watercolors, Ellen Jean Diederich switched to acrylic painting while recovering from back surgery, allowing her to work without hunching over a table. The results are on display at the Underbrush Gallery, 1450 25th St. S., Fargo. A reception is today from 4:30 to 9. (701) 235-2228. Across the river, Minnesota State University Moorhead art professor Jessica Matson-Fluto celebrates her first solo show at the Rourke Art Gallery, 523 4th St. S., Moorhead. “Speaking Figuratively,” charcoal drawings and paintings, opens this weekend, and the artist gives a 2 p.m. gallery talk during a reception from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Sunday. (218) 236-8861.