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ART from the ashes and Cordero Negro at the Wine Vault

Exhibition Detail
Art from the Ashes and the Glendale Parks & Open Space Foundation Exhibition
929 S. Brand Blvd
Glendale, CA 91204


June 19th, 2010 - July 24th, 2010
Opening: 
June 19th, 2010 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
, Cole Gerst/Option-GCole Gerst/Option-G
Spring, Gwen SamuelsGwen Samuels, Spring, Mixed Media
Pining Away, Valery MilovicValery Milovic, Pining Away, Painting
Hubble Rubble, Bill WestheimerBill Westheimer, Hubble Rubble, Photography
On a Limb with Whimsy, Dianne Hardy-GarciaDianne Hardy-Garcia, On a Limb with Whimsy,
Sculpture
Ashes Tree, Karen SikieKaren Sikie, Ashes Tree, Drawing
Camp Fired, Lisa G. WestheimerLisa G. Westheimer, Camp Fired, Sculpture
Oak Tree, James CarboneJames Carbone, Oak Tree, photography, 8x10
New Life, Philip LumbangPhilip Lumbang, New Life, painting
In Flight, Xenia ZampolliXenia Zampolli, In Flight, sculpture
Water Pods, Chris McCormickChris McCormick, Water Pods, ceramic
A Robot Eating Dinner, Tennessee Phillips WardTennessee Phillips Ward, A Robot Eating Dinner,
mixed media scuplture
Bolt, Vince GonzalesVince Gonzales, Bolt,
photography, 24 x 28 framed
Before and After, Images of Renewal, Dick HeimboldDick Heimbold,
Before and After, Images of Renewal,
Painting, 22.25 x 28.25
Sending Love, Sending Love, Painting
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exhibition 11a - 4p; dining 6p - 10p
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graffiti/street-art, mixed-media, photography, sculpture, abstract
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ART from the ashes and the Glendale Parks & Open Space Foundation are pleased to announce June 19th as the grand opening of the exhibition to benefit the rehabilitation of Deukmejian Wilderness Park.  The exhibition will take place at the planned future home of the Museum of Neon Art on South Brand Boulevard in Glendale and it will run through July 24th.

An impressive collective of over 60 artists have donated over 120 one-of-a-kind works of art from debris gathered from the Park after the devastating Station Fire of August 2009.  From these raw bits of metal and organic remnants of ash and wood; scrap metal becomes jewelry or sculpture, wood becomes a canvas for painting and ash creates glaze for ceramics.

The Station Fire broke out on the afternoon of August 26, 2009.  The blaze devastated over 250 square miles of the Angeles National Forest and was the largest in Los Angeles County recorded history. To protect surrounding communities from the fire, nearly all 709 acres of the bordering Deukmejian Wilderness Park in the City of Glendale were strategically burned. The resulting destruction devastated the plant and animal life that once flourished in the Park, compromised hiking trails and closed the park to the community.

 

Throughout this exhibition, ART from the ashes and the Glendale Parks & Open Space Foundation hope to inspire the community and share unique works of art that transcend their original form.

Grand opening: June 19th 5-9pm

Regular gallery hours 12-6pm

 


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