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Printmaking exhibit by Carla Aspenberg

Details:

  • Categories: Art | Exhibit
  • Event posted: Feb. 4, 2013
  • Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014

Using simple handmade stamps and other mixed media elements, these new
2D works explore energy, movement and light. The pieces feature symbols of
eyes, bees and radiating lines, and also look at themes of outer space. Much of
the work incorporates accessible print methods, including image transfers and
woodcut stamps, and evoke ethereal compositions. The works have been
influenced by colony collapse disorder, divine geometry and physical properties
of light. They have also been influenced by the Italian art movement called Arte
Povera, in which common, everyday materials are used to create fine art.
From New York City, Carla Aspenberg earned her BA in studio art at Bard College and her MFA in
sculpture at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. She has studied independently at the
art institution Weissensee Kunsthochschule in Berlin, Germany. She has had solo exhibitions at the
Invisible Hand Gallery in Lawrence, Kansas and at the Elizabeth Tapper Gallery at Pilchuck Glass
School in Stanwood, Washington. She has been an artist-in-residence at Pilchuck Glass School,
Wilson College, and the Vermont Studio Center.

Event details:

  • Ongoing until Thursday, March 7, 2013
  • Sundays from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Mondays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Fridays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H., Lawrence

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