May 20 through July 3, 2010: BLOW UP
A group exhibit in homage of Mt. St. Helens
& the eruption of 30 years ago – May 18, 1980
Saturday, May 22nd from 2 – 4 pm
Thursday, June 3rd from 6 – 8 pm
Thirty artists will be included in the Mt. St. Helens 30th anniversary exhibit with sculpture, painting, drawing, photography, and video. Three films will be seen in rotation on a DVD player in the gallery; NOVA: Mystery of the Megavolcano, The Fire Below Us: Remembering Mount St. Helens, and Blow Up, the 1966 Michelangelo Antonioni movie with Vanessa Redgrave, David Hemmings, and Sarah Miles, which was the inspiration for the title of this exhibit.
Work by the following artists will be included in the exhibit; Nola Avienne, Francesca Berrini, Michael Brophy, Larry Calkins, Linda Connor, Maija Fiebig, Bill Finger, Justin Gibbens, Patricia Hagan, Jason Hirata, Len Jenshel & Diane Cook, Michael Kenna, Dave Kennedy, Doug Keyes, Heidi Kirkpatrick, Eric LoPresti, Rachel Maxi, Saya Moriyasu, Andrea Modica, Lori Nix, Beverly Rayner, Jonah Samson, Laurel Schultz, Susan Seubert, Iain Stewart, Gary Taxali, Thuy-Van Vu, Eva Sköld Westerlind, and Grace Weston.