Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Barbara Bagh at the Bristol Art Museum

If you happen to be in Bristol this fall, be sure swing into the Bristol Art Museum to see the exhibition, Travel+, which focuses on the Printmakers Network of Southern New England. Our member, Barbara Pagh is contributing to Travel+.

“Travel +”
October 30- November 20

The Printmakers Network of Southern New England PNSNE, Travel Book Project is a three-book accordion collection of original prints and poetry created by fifteen members and three award winning poets. “Travel+” began as a concept to join artists and poets to select a subject over a period of time with creative results fused into a book collection in an edition of 30.

The opening reception will be Sunday, October 31st, 2-4 pm. Other events will follow at the museum at 2 pm on Sunday, November 7, a “Poetry Reading” with three nationally published poets, Vivian Shipley, Kim Bradford and Sue Standing; Sunday, November 14, a Gallery Talk with Carol Strause FitzSimonds on “21st Century Technology in Printmaking-Solar Plate” and on Saturday, November 20, a Panel program on “Collaboration-PNSNE, the Travel Book Project”. The PNSNE was established in 1992 for printmakers to share common goals. The participating artists for the exhibit, “Travel +” are: Shirley Bernstein, Grace Bentley-Scheck, Joan Cole, Rhea Nowak, Melody Knight Leary, Barbara Pagh, Carmela Venti Rashen, Margot Rocklen, Jo Yarrington,Victoria Jutras Kniering and Yuemei Zhang.

**Museum Hours, Tuesday-Sunday, 1-4 PM

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