Presented by Nesto Gallery and Boston Sculptors Gallery
September 20 - October 25, 2013
A cross-cultural dialogue between members of the Boston Sculptors Gallery
and several notable Peruvian artists
Curated by Donna Dodson and Andy Moerlein
In February 2014 members of the Boston Sculptors Gallery and a group of Peruvian artists will present Visions/Visiónes, in Cusco, Peru, an exhibit curated by Argentinean Artist and Boston Sculptors Gallery member Nora Valdez. Milton Academy's Nesto Gallery is excited to host this exhibit, Connections/Conexiónes, that brings together many of the artists who will be showing in the Qorinkancha Museum at the Convent of Santo Domingo. The church and museum are built on the foundation of one of the most important Inca temple sites near Machu Picchu. This show presents work inspired by a confluence of cultures. Drawings, models and work that will be shown in Peru by Boston Sculptors Gallery members hangs beside art from many notable Peruvian artists.
Participating artists from the Boston Sculptors Gallery: Caroline Bagenal, Kim Bernard, Gillian Christy, Murray Dewart, Donna Dodson, Rosalyn Driscoll, Laura Evans, Peter De Camp Haines, Nancy Winship Milliken, Andy Moerlein, Nancy Selvage, Liz Shepherd, Jessica Straus, Nora Valdez, Hannah Verlin, Joseph Wheelwright, and Leslie Wilcox.
Participating artists from Peru: Ronald Alvan Alvites, Pablo Yactayo Chumpitaz, Jacob Sulca Gutierrez, Persi Narvaez Machicao, Jose Luis Morales Sierra, Ivan Rojas Tobar, and Victor Zuniga.
Exhibition Dates: September 20th through October 25th 2013, open weekdays 8:30am to 3:30pm, or by appointment – free and open to the public.
Opening Reception: Friday September 20th 5:30 to 7:30pm.
Curators Talk: Wednesday October 9th 9:15 to 10:00am in Greely Auditorium.
Art & Media Center
170 Centre Street
Milton, MA 02186