Left Of Center Gallery 

     Featuring Randy Blahna paintings

       and Patty Haeussler Glass work.

 

About Us

Located in the Village Of The Arts, the largest artist colony on the west coast of Florida in Bradenton.  Left Of Center Gallery, the oldest continually open gallery, is celebrating its 19th year in the Village.  Resident artist Randy Blahna is a contemporary, multi media painter using unique canvas sizes and forms.  Currently Left Of Center represents 2 glass artists -  Patty Haeussler works in stained, fused and slumped glass and the crew at Bottle Benders make chimes from recycled glass bottles. 


The gallery is located at 1013 11th Ave. W. in Bradenton, Florida, or call us at 941-518-3687.  Hours are Fridays and Saturdays from 11a.m. to 4p.m.  and during season we add Thursdays from 11a.m. to 4p.m.  Each month on the first full weekend there is an Art Walk where galleries are open Friday night from 6p.m.-9:30p.m. and Saturday from 11a.m. to 4p.m.



About the Artist

Artist Randy Blahna specializes in contemporary paintings using oils, acrylics and mixed media.  He utilizes vibrant colors coupled with unique designs to create his paintings.  It's not unusual to see his work on different shapes of canvas including tryptych style.  A long time resident in the Village Of The Arts, Randy is formerly from Minnesota with a stop in Michigan where he studied art in Detroit.  His works can be seen at Left Of Center Gallery.

A few of Randy's paintings . . .

Reggie

Acrylic Mix 29"w x 35"h

Artist With Models

Triple Canvas Oil 28"w x 14"h

Ribbons

Acrylic Mix 49 1/2"w x 37 1/4"h

Neu Beings

Oil 20"w x 24"h 


New Wave Mermaid

Acrylic Mix 29"w x 45"h

Solar

Acrylic 12"w x 24"h

Strange Trio

Acrylic Mix 14"w x 11"h

Two-Lip Garden

Oil 6"w x 12"h



A Dozen Danish

Acrylic Mix 49 1/2"w x 37 1/2"h

Cigar Man

Acrylic on masonite 24"w x 36"h

Studio Bistro

Acrylic Mix 24"w x 34"h


Celtic Girl

Acrylic Mix 24"w x 24"h



Dock Walk

Oil 20"w x 16"h

Abstract Faces

Oil 40"w x 26"h

Fossil Dig

Acrylic Mix 29 1/2"w x 13 1/2"h


Jump For Joy

Acrylic Mix 12"w x 12"h



4 Faces & Emoji

Acrylic 10"w x 20"h

Monday

Oil 20"w x 20"h

Yes

Acrylic 12"w x 24"h


Fazed

Acrylic/Pencil 14"w x 18"h



Blue Anomalies

Acrylic 37 1/2"w x 37 1/2"h

Girl In Paradise

Oil 24"w x 21"h

Spores

Acrylic 20"w x 26"h


Whatever

Acrylic Mix 12"w x 16"h



Frequency

Oil 48"w x 24"h

Free Color

Acrylic Mix 10"w x 10"h

Nude In The Forest

Acrylic 20 1/2"w x 35 3/4"h

Red Curls

Oil 8"w x 12"h



Sea Shell

Acrylic Mix 41 1/2"w x 31 1/2"h

Tide Dwellers

Acrylic Mix 10"w x 10"h

Bird

Acrylic on Masonite 16"w x 20"h

Calypso

Acrylic 14 3/4"w x 60"h



Space Things

Oil 30"w x 40"h

Marvel

Acrylic 18"w x 24"h

Far East

Acrylic 12"w x 36"h

Not So Funny

Acrylic 8"w x 30"h



Raven

Triple Canvas Oil/Mix 36 1/4"w x 22 1/8"h

Inner-City Spa

Acrylic Mix 12"w x 6"h

Girl On The Beach

Acrylic 22"w x 28"h

Creature Skins

Acrylic Mix 12"w x 12"h



Puzzle

Acrylic Mix 31 1/2"w x 10 1/2"h 

Islands

Acrylic Mix 37 1/2" w x 61 1/2"h

Face

Acrylic 60"w x 44"h

Huey Fudd

Acrylic/Oil 25 1/2"w x 35 1/2"h



Skullduggery

Acrylic Mix 11 3/4w x 15 3/4h  

Wash Of Faces

Acrylic Mix 37 1/4"w x 49 1/4"h

Green Bikini

Acrylic 40"w x 48"h

Bottleheads

Print 24 1/2"w x 45 1/4"h

Framed & Matted


The unique technique of Patty Heaussler's work shows off in her slumped glass coral bowl and leaf plaque,


Our chimes are recycled glass bottles made in the mountains of North Georgia.