Katherine Gianaclis

Life and Work

Monthly Archives: August, 2012

Pat Murphy’s Rescue of One of the Last Remaining Gianaclis Murals

Las Vegas is a city of reproduction. You can find the great Pyramids of Giza there, the canals of Venice, a medieval castle and a miniature version of the actual … Continue reading

August 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

The New World

  A lost masterwork. This large oil depicts the myth of Christopher Columbus. Integrating her signature mosaic style, she tells the story of the hopes, dreams and fears of the … Continue reading

August 27, 2012 · Leave a comment


  We will sell certain pieces. Some we have to keep in the collection. A lot of the older work is missing, long gone. Now and then one appears, shows … Continue reading

August 25, 2012 · Leave a comment


“I never knew what to think of this one. It always looked like a weird headed person whose soul happened to be rising up from out of his or her … Continue reading

August 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Myth and Two Murals

        I remember helping my mother paint her large murals. Sometimes it was in her studio at home and sometimes at a big warehouse. I remember one … Continue reading

August 1, 2012 · Leave a comment