March 17, 2017
Welsh-born sculptor Paul Bowen will be giving an Art Talk at 118 Elliot in Brattleboro on Friday, March 24, 6-7:30 PM. There is a $10 admission charge to help support 118 Elliot Gallery. Bowen will be introduced by curator and gallery director, Lisa C. Mendelsund and will give a slide talk about his 40-year career. He also will briefly talk about a selection of objects from his collection. This presentation offers a unique glimpse into Bowen's creative process. The talk will be followed by an open conversation.
Paul Bowen, a resident of southern Vermont, is represented in public and private collections in the US and abroad including the Guggenheim Museum in New York, the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Fogg Art Museum, the Walker Art Institute in Minneapolis and elsewhere. He has received numerous grants including those from the Pollock Krasner Foundation, the Gottlieb Foundation and Artists' Resource Trust. His work is represented by the Albert Merola Gallery in Provincetown, MA and Garvey Rita Art in West Hartford, CT.
118 Elliot is a modern, multipurpose environment for the creative arts, educational talks, and personal events. Art exhibits at 118 Elliot Gallery are curated by director Lisa C. Mendelsund and present a wide array of art work from artists throughout the region.