Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Edge of the Sublime:
Enamels by Jamie Bennett

September 27 – November 16
Alice and Horace Chandler & North Galleries

Edge of the Sublime represents the first-ever retrospective of works by one of the most important enamelists working today. This exhibition explores the artist’s creative use and development of a variety of enameling and metalworking techniques to produce highly color-saturated imagery on signature brooches, necklaces and pendants. Curated by Jeannine Falino, former Carolyn and Peter Lynch Curator of Decorative Arts, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Edge of the Sublime debuted at Fuller Craft Museum in Massachusetts before traveling to the SDMA and museums nationwide through 2010.

Opening reception: Friday, September 26, 5:00-8:00pm

Anyone that wants to come see this our doors are open. -arthur