Announcing "GATHERED SPACES", an exhibit by artist Leslie Scheiblberg Madigan at the Art Library at the Durango Arts Center. Opening reception is Friday, July 11, 5 to 7 pm.
and the show runs through July and August. The show includes "Journey Jars" containing book constructions of site specific materials and much more.
Leslie lives in the Hudson River Valley, just north of Manhattan. The Arts Center welcomes her back as the first director of the Durango Arts Center in the 80's.
At 7 p.m. following reception
Short talk by Madigan (Scheiblberg)
Part I: “Beginnings of the Durango Arts Center…1978-1988”
Part II: “Building Gathered Spaces - 2006-2014”
I am a mixed media artist creating environmental installations outdoors (link to greenmuseum.org, landartsite.org, weadartists.org) and in gallery venues. I also make artists' books (link to vampandtramp.com, centerforbookarts.com, sandiegobookarts.org) and collage-assemblage (link to loraschlesinger.com, collageart.org).