[Local events] FWD: Tim Ely exhibition & workshop, Everett WA
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Thu Mar 26 22:33:00 PDT 2009
March 30 - May 1, 2009
Artist's Presentation and Reception at the gallery:
April 16, 6:00 p.m.
Russell Day Gallery
Everett Community College
An exhibition of handmade books and watercolors by internationally
recognized book artist Timothy Ely.
Tim Ely creates unique manuscript books that are lavishly painted and
drawn visual narratives, often including maps, "cribiform" writings
(invented scripts), and odd arcana, and are about such topics as natural
sciences, mathematics, architecture and sacred geometry. He is
influenced by comic books, Steam Punk design, and the study of history,
religion, and sociolgical and psychological phenomena. The works often
include soil, sand, pigments, metals, inks, resins, and wax. In
addition, Tim is a 21st-century bookbinder and printmaker who has
developed bookbinding tools and equipment. His work is in library
special collections and private collections worldwide. Tim lives in
Workshop with Tim Ely: "The Sketchbook"
April 17 and 18, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm.
$200.00 for both days, materials included.
For registration information, please email the gallery.
To learn more about Tim, visit his site at www.timothyely.com
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