Opening: “Trees I Have Known”
- Categories: Art | Opening
- Event posted: Jan. 11, 2009
- Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014
- Saturday, March 14, 2009, 6 p.m.
- The Lawrence Percolator, In the alley behind the Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
Trees I Have Known is a juried exhibition featuring artwork and ephemera made by and collected by a diverse group of artists, thinkers, and neighbors who have created work that reflects upon the tree as subject, metaphor, and inspiration.
The work for this exhibition was selected from submissions by 150 artists working in Lawrence and beyond. Over 30 artists working in a wide range media will be featured:
Bobby Neel Adams (New York) Charles Boone (Illinois) Kyle Bravo & Jenny LeBlanc (Louisiana) Stacey Cluppert (Wisconsin) Eric Farnsworth (Lawrence) Jon Feinstein (New York) Jenny Lee Fowler (New York) Justin Guilbert (France) Mirka Hokkanen (Washington) Paul Hotvedt (Lawrence) Chancey Jahnig (Lawrence) Lora Jost (Lawrence) Mindy Kober (Texas) Jeff Krolick (New York) Dave Loewenstein (Lawrence) George Lorio (Texas) Robin Masi (Massachusetts) Eleanor Matheis (Lawrence) Elaine McKay (New York) Michele Monseau (Texas) Melanie Mowinski (Massachusetts) Colleen Mullins (Minnesota) Tim Obrien (Lawrence) Erika Osborne (West Virginia) Sarah Nicole Phillips (New York) Katherine Sehr (New York) Erika Shearer (Lawrence) Matthew Szosz (California) Suzanne Szucs (New York) Jake Vail (Lawrence) Erika Villareal (Indiana) KT Walsh ( Lawrence) Roscoe Wilson (Ohio)
The Percolator exhibition was borne from discussions with Stephen Goddard, curator of "Trees and Other Ramifications: Branches in Nature and Culture."