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      Virtual Studio Tour with Quilt artist Paula Kovarik in West Nyack


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      July 21, 2020

      Tuesday   3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

      27 S Greenbush Rd.
      West Nyack, New York 10994

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      Virtual Studio Tour with Quilt artist Paula Kovarik

      Zoom into Contemporary Quilt artist Paula Kovarik’s studio this July
      Cost: $10 per visit
      July 21, 3:00pm

      Join Rockland Center for the Arts on July 21st, at 3:00pm with Contemporary Quilt Artist Paula Kovarik. Kovarik makes art with thread and fabric, stitching as an extension of her thoughts through her hands. Her quilts reach deep into the collective unconscious and unifies it through a thread that is the notion of life. She has been profiled in numerous publications including: American Craft, Fiber ArtNow and Art Quilting Studio magazines. She has exhibited throughout the United States including the Grand Rapids Art Museum, Brooklyn Gallery, Nashville International Airport, and the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans.

      Kovarik’s art is slow and deliberate in its crafting: textural and multi-layered, it reveals a product born of concentration on an idea and hours of methodical application. Her artwork strives to find the zone where there resides a creative, different consciousness: an altered state of being. Letting the thread tell the story, she is sensitive to surprises, allowing the work to tell her more than she thinks she knows. The inner becomes the outer. Her time is spent letting the thread tell the story. It’s about defining rough-edged ideas through intimate attention to detail. It’s about layered, ripped, cut and sandwiched together pieces producing a composition that reflects her values and voice. American Craft Magazine wrote in their May 2015 issue “Kovarik draws with thread, using the quilt as a canvas for incredibly detailed worlds, crammed with odd little shapes, structures, and creatures, real and imagined. . . Quirky as they are, her quilts explore big ideas about love, psychology, nature, and politics. The unifying thread, so to speak, is the notion of life as a complex web of seemingly random energies and events, things that connect in ways both obvious and unexpected.”

      To register for this event go to: www.rocklandartcenter.org. To ensure you can join on time, please use the zoom link to register at least six hours before start time. Important Zoom Information: Registration for all virtual events will close 5 hours before the program begins. Zoom invitations will be emailed 24 hours in advance of the program. If you don’t receive an email with an invitation code, please check your spam folder or send an email to: dflanaganrca@aol.com.

      Cost: Payment required - 10.00

      Categories: Art Galleries & Exhibits

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