Julie Zahn, Peggy Merves and Julie McMahon Borge will be exhibiting recent paintings and works on paper at Nichols Berg Gallery through the month of June. Nichols Berg Gallery, www.nicholsbergart.com, is located at 8611 Germantown Avenue in Chestnut Hill. Gallery hours are: Wednesday, 10 a.m.
Tradition in the arts, especially painting, give ritual and meaning to each painted stroke. In a decade where more artists have traded pixels for paint brushes the painted canvas could go the way of the Disc-man.