With another noreaster hitting this week, and just in time for spring, curator D. Dominick Lombardi will provide a gallery talk of a nature-inspired exhibition currently on view at the Housatonic Museum of Art. On Friday, March 23rd from 1:30-2:30pm, Lombardi will discuss “Pattern, Power, Chaos and Quiet” in the museum’s Burt Chernow galleries.
The exhibit explores the diversity of the natural world through the work of eight artists. Through a variety of mediums, the artists showcase the diversity of flora and fauna they represent, with each piece connecting us to the larger world around us.
D. Dominick Lombardi is an artist, writer and curator. He has written features and art criticisms published in ARTES, The Huffington Post, ARTslant, Art Experience NYC, Public Art and Ecology Magazine (China), The New York Times, Sculpture, Sculpture Review, d'ART(U.S. Editor), Art in Asia (S.Korea), Art Papers, Art Lies, ARTnews, & magazine, Juxtapoz, New Art Examiner, Art New England, NYARTS magazine, culturecatch.comand others.
The Housatonic Museum of Art (HMA) is located on the Housatonic Community College campus, located at 900 Lafayette Blvd. in Bridgeport. It is home to one of the premier college art collections in the United States. The museum’s collection offers the opportunity to view works that span the history of art from the ancient to the contemporary, and is on continuous display throughout the 300,000 square foot facility. Visit www.HousatonicMuseum.org to learn more.