Gage Family Art Gallery
Love is more talked about than surrendered to (for Charles Wright)
CHARLES MATSON LUME
November 8 – December 19, 2013
Reception: Friday, November 8, 6 – 8 p.m.
What barriers do we create to inhibit our access to the things that will provide meaning and fulfillment in our lives? Charles Matson Lume’s installation explores systems that limit illumination despite our desires that state otherwise.
Charles Matson Lume received a M.F.A. and M.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a B.A. in Psychology from Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL. His art has been exhibited at institutions such as: the Irish Museum of Modern Art (Dublin, Ireland), Babel Kunst (Trondheim, Norway), Hunter College (NYC) and the Minnesota Museum of American Art (MN). Charles has received fellowships from the Bush Foundation, Jerome Foundation and the Minnesota State Arts Board. Charles is a Professor of Art at the University of Wisconsin-Stout where he teaches painting, drawing, and aesthetics. He lives with his wife, Sarah, and daughters, in St. Paul, MN.
Christensen Center Art Gallery
November 8 – December 18, 2013
Weather Report features a series of photographs depicting the same place in Moscow, Ontario over the course of a year. Taken using a 6’x6’x10’ walk-in Camera Obscura, the photos capture the elusive and volatile phenomenon of weather and constant change.
Andrezej Maciejewski studied photography at Warsaw College of Photography, Poland and the College of Photographic Arts in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia. In 1985 he immigrated to Canada, where he currently lives and works. He has published four books: Bread (1996), Toronto Parks (1997), After Notman (2003) and Garden of Eden (2012). He has exhibited his works in Canada, USA, Poland, UK, Germany, Norway, Finland, Latvia and Uganda.