Juror: Katherine French, Gallery Director, Catamount Arts
June 17-July 15, 2016
Reception: Friday, June 17, 6:00-8:00pm
The Brookline Arts Center is pleased to present Gravity. Pulling from our everyday conflicts to expanding our understanding of the universe, the word brings to mind weight and weightlessness, the laws of physics and the complexities of the human experience. Looking for work that explores the connection between these extremes, the BAC invited artists of all media residing in the United States to submit works inspired by gravity.
Gravity was juried by Katherine French, Gallery Director at Catamount Arts. Selected artists include Carol Baum, Mia Cross, Stephanie Davis, Rosalyn Driscoll, Gary Duehr, Eleanor Elkin, Nicholas Fernandez, Yolanda Fernandez-Shebeko, Chris Gans, Arthur Grau, Nicole Gsell, Bredt Handy, Margaret Hunt, Edward Krent, Evan Larson-Voltz, Laura Louise Lester, Pauline Lim, C.J. Lori, Carolyn E. Lovit, Stephanie Monell, Marcus Parsons, J. Pouwels, Gerri Rachins, Jay Rogers, Elaine Sapochetti, Rich Small, Irene Stapleford and Coral Woodbury.
Katherine French was appointed to Gallery Director at Catamount Arts in St. Johnsbury, Vermont in February 2016 after retiring as Executive Director of Danforth Art, Museum\School in Framingham, MA. She is an acclaimed New England curator and a recipient of awards for curatorial excellence from the New England chapter of the International Association of Art Critics and was twice recognized as one of the Worcester Business Journal’s Ten to Watch. French has been designated a Distinguished Alumna by Boston University and was also named Best Curator of Locally Made Art at the Boston Art Awards. Under her direction, Danforth Art was named an Outstanding Cultural Organization by the Massachusetts Arts Education Collaborative.