Posts Tagged “art & the environment”

Installed at Last

Posted on July 9th, 2015 by admin

Photos above from left to right: Starfish; Nelson on the Genie; Three Armatures Installed at Last Four years in the making, my hanging sculpture, All Life Interrelated, is now happily installed in its new home, the foyer of the Chase-Tallwood Math Science and Technology building at the Kingswood Oxford School in West Hartford, CT. It [...]

VSC – A studio visit

Posted on January 17th, 2014 by admin

The visiting sculptor, Leonid Lerman (originally from Odessa, Russia), came to my studio today. It was a meaningful exchange on a soulful as well as a practical level. His appreciation of how my work reflects my environmental concerns was affirming. We discussed many approaches to how the “skin” of my hanging double helix could be [...]

Building Nests at George Marshall Store Gallery

Posted on June 8th, 2013 by admin

Well, I’ve built my nest indoors at the George Marshall Store Gallery for the exhibit, “Rachel Carson: The Enduring Legacy.” It’s all there in black and white: the messages inside the eagles’ eggs (Raku-fired with the help of my friend Sharon Townshend) are displayed in contrasting type on the pedestal. Facts about why DDT was [...]

The Art of Sustainability

Posted on June 4th, 2012 by admin

Chatham University profiled Kate in their Women’s Leadership Spotlight series: Kate Cheney Chappell ’67 explores the connections between art and the environment. The article had originally appeared in the spring/summer 2011 edition of the Chatham Recorder, and can now be read in it’s entirety on the Chatham University website: www.chatham.edu The image above is a [...]

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