"Infinite Realm of Abstraction"
1-4 p.m. Friday and Saturday through Sept. 24 at Bihl Haus Arts, 2803 Fredericksburg
One of several creative forces behind Tamara Adiras Artist Foundation Award-winning flamenco fusion performance Angel of Gravity, JD Morera is known for abstract paintings he says are neither premeditated nor contrived. Distinguished by dramatic sweeps of bold color, his large-format canvases at times evoke figures, structures or landscapes unintentional visual triggers Morera likens to pareidolia, the phenomenon that invites imaginative minds to discover meaningful shapes in clouds, hills and the moon, maybe even the face of Jesus on a tortilla. Born in Madrid and based in San Antonio, the widely exhibited painters latest experiments in abstraction come to light at Bihl Haus in a solo show