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THURSDAY, APRIL 8, 12 PM FREE on Facebook Live
Join KAC Curator and Deputy Director Tami Miller for a first look and virtual tour of Boom Bloom and The Undetectable Presence during KAC’s regular weekly art talk, Live at Lunchtime Focus Talks.
VIRTUAL LECTURE THURSDAY, APRIL 15, 7 PM FREE; Advance Registration required.
In celebration of National Garden Month, and inspired by the artwork of Boom Bloom, multi-talented gardening expert, public speaker, and founder of Botany (botanyorbust.com), Benjamin Futa will share a special lecture that ‘digs a little deeper’ into the topic of gardening.Join in this virtual talk to learn practical tools and strategies for integrating ecologically vibrant plants into established landscapes. Together, we’ll demystify essential landscape design elements for homeowners and explore regenerative plant combinations suited for urban and suburban settings.
Ben Futa has more than ten year’s experience engaging audiences from home gardeners to college students and green industry peers. Futa founded Botany in 2018 as an outlet to explore new ideas and develop creative concepts related to the “culture” in horticulture. Today, Botany has grown to include a growing suite of horticultural communications including writing, television, web, radio, public speaking, photography, and a Pop-Up Garden Shop in collaboration with Thyme of Grace in South Bend, Indiana.
Artwork: Renee Robbins, Boom Bloom, 30″x30″, acrylic on canvas.
SATURDAY, MAY 8, 1 - 2 PM Free In-Person and Virtual Event on Zoom;Advance Registration required.
Join the artists in KAC’s galleries to learn about their inspiration, process, and the connections between their work.
Artwork: Left: Nikki Renee Anderson, Sugar Flora 3 (detail), ceramic and acrylic, 21″ x 8″ x 8″, 2018. Right: Renee Robbins, Sanctuary (detail), 40″ h x 60″ w, acrylic on canvas, 2017
VIRTUAL STUDIO TOUR THURSDAY, MAY 20, 7 PM FREE; Advance Registration required.
Join KAC Deputy Director and Curator, Tami Miller, on Zoom for a live tour from artlab artist Mike Slaski’s studio. Learn more about the artist and his process, see additional work, and ask questions during this virtual evening event.
Artwork: Mike Slaski. Wheel, 2021. Poplar.
THURSDAYS at 12 PM FREE on Facebook Live
Live at Lunchtime Focus Talks is a weekly series over the lunch hour on Facebook Live during which artists and art workers share more about their work at KAC and in the community. Check back often as new topics are added!