Hartford artist Matthew Best will display his newest paintings this spring in downtown skyscraper 100 Pearl St.
The Greater Hartford Arts Council, housed in the office tower, will manage "Interface: New Work by Matthew Best'' starting April 2 through June 1, during the first-floor gallery's hours from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
A free public opening reception with the artist will be held April 12 from 5 to 7p.m. in the gallery space.
Best's paintings strive to depict the delicate balance of conflicting internal and external forces on the body using the vocabulary of painting.
Best earned a degree in painting from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and teaches at Three Rivers Community College in Norwich.