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Ten Variations On A Theme
Ten corn cribs, art show component of Silverwood County Park Harvest Open House.
reception: 1 pm - 5 pm, Aug 23, 2014
Silver Lane, Off Highway 106, Town of Albion, Edgerton, Wisconsin 53534
Ten Variations On A Theme: 10 wire corn cribs, 10 installations - opens 1-5 pm Aug 23 at Silverwood County Park, as part of the Silverwood Harvest Fest/Open House. Silverwood, a new Dane County park dedicated to sustainable agricultural education is located at 771 Silver Lane (off Hwy 106) in the Town of Albion/Edgerton at the southeast corner of Dane County. To date over 500 lbs of food have been donated to Edgerton food pantries, 140 Madison Hmong families have been fed, Operation Fresh Start crews & families have been fed and untallied amounts to Madison food pantries in this 1st year of operation.
Artists in Ten Variations On A Theme include: Thomas Ferrella, Michael Winter, Amy Wencel, Nancy Vue with Bayview Hmong Community, Emily McCabe with Edgerton School District, Rebecca Power, Mark S.C. Nelson, David Ott/John Steines, Arthur Durkee, & FOSP - Friends Of Silverwood Park.
Future plans may likely include evening events to highlight the LED/Laser light shows which are a component of some of the crib exhibits. Silverwood County Park is a working farm and is open for scheduled tours, tours on request, and special events. Ten Variations On A Theme is intended to remain in place until Spring 2015 and artists anticipate documenting conditions and change over time. For tours of Ten Variations On A Theme exhibit please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wormfarm Institute of Reedsburg (Fermentation Fest & Decomposition) plan to be on site to lead and participate in a discussion of how art and agriculture can work together to support and build local culture. *Wormfarm Institute is selected as a national leader through ArtPlace initiative. ArtPlace (artplaceamerica.org) is a collaboration of top national foundations, the National Endowment for the Arts and various federal agencies to accelerate creative placemaking across the U.S. *Courtesy of http://wormfarminstitute.org/
Don't miss this opportunity to join in on this celebration.
For more information contact Katie Vance-Whitten at 608-289-9627 or John Steines of the Witness Tree Arts Community at email@example.com
More on the mission of Silverwood Park and their mission can be found at: http://www.silverwoodpark.org/More about the Wormfarm Institute can be found at: http://wormfarminstitute.org/**sponsored by Friends of Silverwood Park, Dane County, DaneArts, Edgerton School District, Operation Fresh Start, Freedom Inc., Renegades 4H, Linda & Gene Farley Center for Peace, Justice and Sustainability and Witness Tree Project.