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Artist Kim Abeles, in her piece “Watching Waiting,” challenges the viewer to think about the smallest and most vulnerable organisms in our ecosystem, such as lichen. One of the most eye-catching pieces in the new exhibit at Grace Hudson Museum features plenty of eyeballs already. Comment?
Illuminating both historical and contemporary perspectives on the natural and human forces that have shaped the current landscape of California, a new exhibition, “Ignite! The Art of Sustainability,” opens at the Grace Hudson Museum on Saturday, March 21, and runs through Sunday, May 17. The traveling exhibition, produced by Exhibit Envoy and curated by Kate Davies, presents original artworks by California's foremost contemporary artists who have long focused their work on issues of the environment and sustainability. Comment?
As she traveled from Kansas to California in a covered wagon in the 1850s, Helen Carpenter kept a journal, recording events big and small. Big events included the killing of a buffalo that provided her with fresh meat to dry, which she hung inside her wagon to “protect it from the dust, as much as it was possible.” Smaller events included how the ladies in her group attached rocks to the bottom of their skirts to keep them from blowing up indecently in the wind, only to discover that their shins were then covered with bruises for the next week. Comment?
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