The Knockers - On Paper Special Program
"Silvermine, the Unknown CT Artist Colony"May 30th - 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Join us for a visual presentation and discussion on the Silvermine Art Colony and its place in the development of American Art. The emphasis will be on the Silvermine Group of Artists whose work is featured in the current exhibit and includes watercolors, Pastels, Etchings, Woodblocks, Mixed Media by members of The Silvermine Group of Artists 1908 - 1922 (exhibit dates: April 6 - August 30, 2013). Ed Vollmer, Susan Gunn Bromley and Sam Schmitt will make their arguments for why the Silvermine Art Colony, the associated artists and their work deserve a place in Connecticut's art history alongside the better known Cos Cob and Old Lyme Art Colonies.