Valley Of the Ancient Lake: Works Inspired by the Salton Sea
Valley of the Ancient lake: Works Inspired by the Salton Sea
Curated by Deborah Martin with Historical Works and Memorabilia by Jennie Kelly
April 1-30, 2011
Reception Sunday April 3, 3-7pm
Kim Stringfellow Presentation 4-5pm
The Salton Sea History Museum is pleased to present an inaugural exhibition including work by Bill Leigh Brewer, Cristopher Cichocki, Andrew Dickson, Joe Forkan, Mary-Austin Klein, Christopher Landis, Deborah Martin, Eric Merrell, Joan Myers and Kim Stringfellow.
Kim Stringfellow will read from her book Greetings from the Salton Sea: Folly and Intervention in the Southern California Landscape, 1905—2005. She will also present a slide show of images from the book.
Join us at the new Salton Sea History Museum located inside the historic North Shore Beach & Yacht Club. Sitting on the north shore of California’s largest lake, the Salton Sea, this recently restored historic treasure was designed by famed mid-century architect Albert Frey.