|Patricia Schnall Guitierrez will exhibit Self Portrait With Polka Dots at Women's Perspectives Dina Mitrani Gallery (Image courtesy of the artist)|
The dots — in orange, purple, yellow, aqua, black and green — represent the cheery facade of a woman trying to balance family and career.
|Patricia Schnall Gutierrez|
For Gutierrez, these demons were about the guilt she consistently felt over not spending enough hours on her art or her family.
"I was taught when I went to school during the feminist movement, that we can do it all," she says. What she learned, after getting married in 1976 and having the first of three children, is that we can't do it all as perfectly as we might like. ...
Read the rest of Arterpillar's story in the Sun Sentinel's June 24 Lifestyle section.
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