West Bend N/A
Fond du Lac N/A
Barbara Kohl-Spiro, “Shiviti: The Journey of an Artist”
Date(s) & Time(s)::
October 16, 2012 at 7:00 PM
Location: Special Collections, 4th floor, Golda Meir Library, UWM
Wisconsin artist Barbara Kohl-Spiro’s gallery talk accompanies an exhibition of her work: "Shiviti Fabric of Prayer: New works by Barbara Kohl-Spiro” at the Daniel M. Soref Learning Commons in the Golda Meir Library.Return to event list.
The exhibit will run from August 15 through November 19. The works consist of large-scale paintings on handmade paper assembled to reflect the concept of traditional fabrics often hung in synagogues as contemplative reminders of God's presence. For Kohl-Spiro, these works also reflect the spirit of women's expression in quilts, tapestries, and amulets.
A pre-reception will be begin at 5:30 pm at the Hillel Milwaukee (the Joseph & Vera Zilber Student Center), 3053 N. Stowell Ave., Milwaukee.