Anna Von Mertens: GOLD! AND OTHER FALLEN EMPIRES PDF Print E-mail

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Now showing through Sunday, June 16, 2013
Curated by Kirsten Swenson

The Boston Center for the Arts is pleased to present a survey of Anna Von Mertens’ recent work, GOLD! AND OTHER FALLEN EMPIRES, curated by Kirsten Swenson. Typical of Von Mertens’ process, each of the three distinct series represented in the exhibition explores an avenue of history, taking a set of data that the artist then interprets into the subjective through the format of hand-stitching.

IMAGE: Anna Von Mertens, Roman Empire 228-406AD (West), (detail), 2012

block-wkshpQuilting Bee with Valarie Poitier & Celeste Janey
Thursday, June 13 | 6-8pm | Mills Gallery
Free and Open to the Public
Join us for an evening of informal quilting in the Mills Gallery. Bring your supplies and projects and join quilt artists Valarie Poitier and Celeste Janey in the gallery, or simply stop by and learn more about the art form!


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All programs are FREE and open to the public.

Mills Gallery at the Boston Center for the Arts
551 Tremont Street, Boston
Free and open to the public

We are grateful to the Joan Mitchell Foundation and the NLT Foundation for their support.

 

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Klarman Family Foundation in collaboration with the Barr-Klarman Arts Capacity Building Initiative


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