Last meeting we had a wonderful presentation by Nilda Comas. We were all treated to an insiders view of the foundry in Pietrasanta, Italy where she builds and casts her fabulous sculptures. Nilda has kept an apartment there for the last twenty years where she works on her own and with other artists such as the Colombian artist, Botero.
We are fortunate to have her here at the Lighthouse Art Center as our sculpture
Nilda offers two trips yearly to Pietrasanta, in northern Tuscany, to sculpt
and savor the Italian experience. Check
out the brochure at the front desk at LAC.
After the meeting many of us were all abuzz about renting a
Anyway, next year I am planning on spending time in Venice at the Biannale, so
I probably will make my way across northern Italy to the Cinque Terre
region. In fact, Carol Frezza is there
right now...lucky her!
The May/June schedule is full of important dates. We have the Art of Association show at the
Lighthouse Art Center and the summer show at FAU.
Our June presenter will be Nina Fusco.
She will talk about working with paper.
MAY 29, Tuesday Drop off art at
LAC for Art of Association, 10a.m.-12Noon
JUNE 1, Friday Opening of
Art of Association
JUNE 1, Friday Drop off art at the Atrium at FAU,
Note: This is a revised drop-off date.
JUNE 11, Monday NCAA
meeting, 7PM, Nina Fusco demonstration
JUNE 18, Monday Change art at
Corner Cafe, 2:30
JUNE 21, Thursday Opening and Prizes,
Art of Association Show, LAC, 5:30-7:30