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Ekphrastic: Artful Collaboration 


EKPHRASTIC  |  A Collaboration of Visual and Literary Art

Ekphrastic: in which one medium of art tries to relate to another medium by defining and describing its essence and form, and in doing so, relate more directly to the audience, through its illuminative liveliness.

Ekphrastic is an inspired collaboration between artists and writers, showing at Valkarie Gallery in the Belmar neighborhood of Lakewood, Colorado. Writers were invited to submit poems from which artists Valerie Savarie and Sharon Eisley then created a visual interpretation of each written piece.

Show Runs |  September 23 - October 18, 2015

Opening Reception |  Friday, September 25, 6 - 9pm             

Poetry Reading |  Saturday, October 10, 5 - 7pm

Artists  |  Valerie Savarie & Sharon Eisley

Poets | Lincoln Carr    Bree Davies   Susan Froyd   Nicole Haag   Toni Lefton   Rob Lessig   Drew Myron   Kimberly O'connor    Rebecca Snow   Colleen Teitgen-Humphrey   Trinity‚Ä®


Valkarie Gallery is an art gallery and working studio founded by Valerie Savarie and Karrie York. Valkarie is owned and operated by artists, for artists, and invites the community to join in the celebration of creativity.

445 South Saulsbury St   
Lakewood, Colorado

 

 

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