Seeing the Forests and the Trees: Winifred Helton-Harmon

Date/Time

Feb 2, 2018 to Apr 7, 2018
10:00 AM until 05:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Description

Join us in the Gerry Lenfest Gallery for a multi-media installation by photographer Winifred Helton-Harmon. Curated by Ricardo Viera, Professor of Art at Lehigh University and Director of Lehigh University Arts Galleries, Seeing the Forests and the Trees brings together large-scale photographic prints, sculptures, sounds, and videography to create an immersive experience for visitors. photographic prints, sculptures, sounds, and videography to create an immersive experience for visitors. The exhibition juxtaposes photographs of living forests with devastation of woodlands caused by clearcutting - the forestry practice that first galvanized her work as a nature photographer. Her intellectual landscapes push visitors to confront the process of degradation in the natural world.

 

EVENTS:

  • Gallery talk with the artist and curator | Fri, Feb 2 | 6 – 6:30 PM followed by a reception
  • Opening of the newly installed Museum Collection Orientation Area with Winterthur Fellows Trent Rhodes and Candice Candeto | Feb 2 | 7 – 7:30 PM
  • First Fridays | Feb 2, March 2, April 6 | 5-8 PM

Cost

0

Location

View map The Center for Art in Wood
141 N 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Phone

215-923-8000

Contact name

Katie Sorenson

Contact email

katie@centerforartinwood.org

Neighborhood:

Philadelphia

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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