Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Resurrect: Art of the Reclaimed Object

I almost forgot! This Friday, June 12th from 7-10pm is the opening for a show I have work in!Resurrect: Art of the Reclaimed Object
The exhibition is at Mesa Art Center, feel free to drop by the opening and say hello!
The show runs: June 12 – August 9, 2009
"Resurrect is a national juried exhibition that focuses on art created from found objects, materials or items initially designed for another purpose but fashioned into works of art. The "reclaimed object" serves either as the main focus or as an embellishing feature that is visually present in the work. This exhibition showcases 55 artworks in nontraditional mediums by 51 artists from 18 states."
Artists include:
Christine Alaniz (Sinking Spring, PA)
James White and Joe Milosevich (Crest Hill, IL)
Lynette Andreasen (Mesa, AZ)
Nancy Arthur-McGehee (Sandiego, CA)
Lilyana Bekic (San Diego, CA)
Elyse Pignolet and Sandow Birk (Long Beach, CA)
Jen Blazina (Philadelphia, PA)
Carol Cole (Bala Cynwyd, PA)
Kat Cole (Salem, AL)
Allison Cooke Brown (Yarmouth, ME)
June Corley (Loachapoka, AL)
Emily Dvorin (Kentfield, CA)
Irene Embrey (Anacortes, WA)
Elissa Farrow-Savos (Sterling, VA)
Gayle Friedman (Washington, DC)
Rodgell Helm (Tempe, AZ)
Cindy Imhoff (San Francisco, CA)
Soyeon Kim (Urbana, IL)
Stan Klimek (Aquila, AZ)
Roberta Lavadour (Pendleton, OR)
Denise Laws (San Francisco, CA)
Zeke Leonard (Providence, RI)
Scott Lizama (Gilbert, AZ)
Mary Ann Lomonaco (Larchmont, NY)
Joetta Maue (Brooklyn, NY)
Barbara McLaughlin (Tucson, AZ)
Timothy McMahon (Brooklyn, NY)
Libby and Jim Mijanovich (Marshall, NC)
Justen Morgan (Tempe, AZ)
Joe Muench (Ames, IA)
Armin Mühsam (Maryville, MO)
Rik Nelson (Liberty Lake, WA)
Sue Norton-Scott (Chandler, AZ)
Jacki Orr (Phoenix, AZ)
Laura Prieto-Velasco (Oak Park, IL)
Kiki Revoir (Anguin, CA)
Carol Russell (Prescott, AZ)
Jeffrey Scanlan (New Orleans, LA)
Tom Shields (New Bedford, MA)
Anne Straus (Wyoming, OH)
David Terpening (Charlotte, NC)
Ruth Terrill (La Honda, AZ)
James Thurman (State College, PA)
Marlene True (Sandy Hook, VA)
Francesca Vitali (Rochester, NY)
Margaret Whiting (Waterloo, IA)
Ira Wiesenfeld (Tucson, AZ)
Peggy Wyman (Macomb, MO)
The guest juror for Resurrect was Claire Schneider, Senior Curator of Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, Arizona.