Third Thursday at the Glass Studio
Glass Artist Sarah Gilbert | Musical Guest ODU Collegium Musicum
Polyphony: Including the Audience—Literally—in a Work of Art
Our Minkoff Foundation 4Front Resident Artist, Sarah Gilbert, brought all aspects of her project Laboring into view before a live Studio audience (with musical accompaniment by the ODU Collegium Musicum).
Her three-week project involved body castings of members from the Hampton Roads community. The castings became molds which became works of glass art. Her project will be the subject of a documentary film, and the Portland-based artist won the prestigious residency after an international call for proposals from innovative artists working in the field of glass..
Photos and video by Echard Wheeler.