Philadelphia's Magic Gardens is ready to unveil their gallery's next exhibition, Shattering Expectations: Mosaic 2014. It will be an exciting collaboration with Mosaic Society of Philadelphia featuring 8 talented artist. The exhibition opens on Friday, March 7 and will run through Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014.
|Form #1 - Green/Yellow, Carol Stirton-Broad|
Be one of the first to see this fascinating exhibit during the free opening reception on Friday, March 7 at 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Enjoy wine and cheese while admiring the art. Plus, you may even get a chance to meet some of the artists featured! This is a rain or shine event because the special exhibit will be displayed in the indoor gallery space.
|Displaced Hurricane, Yulia Hanansen|
The selected artists for the upcoming exhibit are: Karen Kettering Dimit, Yakov Hanansen, Yulia Hanansen, Samantha Holmes, Rachel Sager, Carol Stirton-Broad, Carol Talkov, and Brooks Tower. Multiple works from these artists - including international award-winners - showcase the innovation within the American mosaic community. This exhibition is curated and juried by Nancie Mills Pipgras, an international speaker and author of Mosaic Art Now. Highlights include a site-specific work, a father and daughter artist pair with their own unique approaches, and interviews with the artists via QR code. Shattering Expectations is being presented in collaboration with the Mosaic Society of Philadelphia. MSoP is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of appreciation for the practice of mosaic art in the Philadelphia area.