West of Lincoln Project


Dear Collectors & Fans,

The paintings from the West of Lincoln Project are available to collectors. If you love Venice like I do, this is a fabulous opportunity to collect visual  documentation of Venice’s colorful history. Your family will treasure these paintings for generations to come. Please visit or call  Elysa Voshell at the Venice Arts Gallery to reserve your West Of Lincoln Project painting today. Exhibition ends this Sunday, SEP 10th.

Every painting in the portrait series includes the written biography that accompanies it and the “West of Lincoln” painting includes audio stories.


In the Collection of  “YOUR NAME HERE “


By purchasing a painting you are collecting a part of Venice history and may be asked to exhibit your painting for a future exhibition as the collector.

Thank you for taking the time to consider this historic series. Please call me if you have further questions or better yet come to the closing reception.



Ruth Chase


West Of Lincoln Project
Closing Reception: Sunday, September 10, 10 am-12 pm
10:30 Brief artist talk about the project and using art for positive social change.
VENICE ARTS, 13445 Beach AVE, Marina del Rey, CA 90292
By appointment via (310.392.0846) Elysa Voshell


About the Author Ruth Chase

Ruth Chase is primarily a project based artist whose award winning series, West of Lincoln Project, probed into the lives of individuals who grew up in Venice, CA. She is a California-based painter that uses biographical portraiture to communicate stories of compassion, and valuable insight that promotes positive social change. Her work includes the use of social media in her creative process to stimulate conversation around human value, as well as engaging the public to actively participate in the final outcome of her work.