Ira Yeager: Indian Portrait, Cheyenne 1840
2010, oil and acrylic on wood panel
LewAllen Galleries, 1613 Paseo de Peralta, 505-988-3250 Bay Area painter Ira Yeager’s paintings capture a sense of the pride of Native peoples in nonspecific portraiture. Yeager renders figurative imagery using expressionistic brushstrokes and abstraction. Ira Yeager: Portraits of Nobility, a selection of portraits and landscapes spanning the artist’s 60-year career, opens Saturday, Aug. 22, with a reception at 4 p.m.