Grasslands / Separating Species
Connecting exhibitions for LAND/ART: Photography by Michael P. Berman + group exhibition Curated by Mary Anne Redding
Saturday, Oct. 3, 6-8pm: Opening reception at 516 ARTS
Saturday. Oct. 3, 2pm: Panel Discussion with Guggenheim Fellows Michael P. Berman, David Taylor & Erika Blumenfeld
Saturday, Oct. 24, 10am-1pm: New Mexico Wilderness Alliance Conference on grasslands, in conjunction with LAND/ART at Bosque School, www.nmwild.org, 505-843-8696
WHERE: 516 ARTS, 516 Central Ave. SW, Downtown Albuquerque, open Tue - Sat, 12-5pm
MORE INFO: Suzanne Sbarge • t. 505-242-1445 • e. email@example.com • www.516arts.org • www.landartnm.org
Group exhibition of photo-based work by:
David Taylor, Krista Elrick, Dana Fritz, Jo Whaley
516 ARTS announces a two-part exhibition curated by Mary Anne Redding, Curator of Photography at the Palace of the Governors/New Mexico History Museum. This project is the culminating exhibition in the six-month series of programs presented by 516 ARTS for LAND/ART, a collaboration exploring land-based art (www.landartnm.org). The exhibition catalog is published by Radius Books, and features essays by William DeBuys and Rebecca Solnit and Mary Anne Redding (http://radiusbooks.org).
EXHIBITION PROGRAMS & RELATED LAND/ART PROGRAMS:
Saturday, Oct. 3, 6-8pm: Opening reception at 516 ARTS Live music to be announced.
Saturday. Oct. 3, 2pm: Panel Discussion with Guggenheim Fellows
Curator Mary Anne Redding will lead a panel discussion with current Guggenheim Fellows Michael P. Berman and David Taylor featured in the exhibitions at 516 ARTS, and Erika Blumenfeld, featured with a solo exhibition next door at Richard Levy Gallery (www.levygallery.com).
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 7pm: Lannan Readings & Conversations with Rebecca Solnit Rebecca Solnit, the author of twelve books, is an activist who writes about landscape, cities and other geographies the environment, politics and visual culture.
At the Lensic Performing Arts Center, 211 W. San Francisco, Santa Fe
Tickets: $6 general/$3 senior/student, available at the Lensic, 505-988-1234, www.lensic.com
A portion of proceeds will be donated to 516 ARTS. Info: 505-986-8160, www.lannan.org
Saturday, Oct. 24, 10am-1pm: New Mexico Wilderness Alliance Conference with Keynote Speaker Charles Bowden
The NMWA conference focuses on grasslands, in conjunction with LAND/ART, and features several LAND/ART artists including Michael Berman and renowned author Charles Bowden, keynote speaker, who is the the author of twelve books.
At Bosque School, 4000 Learning Rd. NW, Albuquerque. Info: www.nmwild.org, 505-843-8696
Saturday, Nov. 21, 8pm: Conversation with David Abram: Discourse of the Birds. Special guest David Abram is a writer, cultural ecologist, philosopher, and director of the Alliance for Wild Ethics. He is author of The Spell of the Sensuous: Perception and Language in a More-than-Human World.
At 516 ARTS. Free admission. Info: 505-242-1445, www.landartnm.org