Image: Woven Water III detail (photo by the artist)
Signed copies of the River/Sea Catalog will be available for sale.
Walk through a gallery-sized labyrinth of water images. Contemplate a paper/fabric frozen waterfall and imagine the stories told by a collection of sculptural books. Sept. 21 -- Sept. 27 is the last week to experience this unique River/Sea installation.
About the Artist: Barbara Hocker lives in Coventry, CT and maintains a studio in the Arbor Arts Center in Hartford, CT. She has exhibited extensively in New England, including the Lyman Allen Museum of Art, Newport Art Museum, the Arnold Arboretum, and Artspace New Haven. Locally, Barbara has shown work at Paper New England shows, the Pump House Gallery, Hartford College for Women, and Charter Oak Cultural Center, among others. In 2013 she was awarded a Creation of New Work Initiative grant (along with VCAC) by The Edward C & Ann T, Roberts Foundation and the result of that work is this exhibition. She is also a 2008 recipient of the Greater Hartford Arts Council New Boston Fund Individual Artist Fellowship. A native of Norwalk, Connecticut, Barbara studied fibers and printmaking at Syracuse University and Cranbrook Academy of Art.
This exhibition is made possible thru a Creation of New Work Initiative Grant from: