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From the Tioga Arts Council:

Diagrams Sketched on the Wind: An Exhibit of Visual Art & Poetry in Dialogue will open on Friday, March 5, from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. at Tioga Arts Council’s gallery located at 179 Entrance St. in Owego.

Ekphrastic poetry describes visible art it’s a apply in Western lifestyle at least as aged as Homer’s description of Achilles’ defend in the Iliad. The dialogue in between poets and visible artists has led to some of our greatest artwork.

In the tradition of ekphrasis, this show and chapbook assemble visible operate established in and all over Tioga County and pairs it with poetic responses to that do the job. The poets represented herein appear from the southern tier of New York and from Washington, Virginia, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Alabama, and Manhattan. Just about every poet ways the visual artwork they are partaking from a various angle. There are 11 artists and 10 poets featured in this exhibition.

The exhibition will open through Owego To start with Friday, but there will be no formal reception. All website visitors are expected to don masks and notice social distancing whilst in the gallery. Teams of four or a lot more are encouraged to make an appointment right before visiting. (Usually, your group may perhaps be questioned to wait around outside the house.)

Soon after the opening, the exhibition will operate from March 6 – 27, 2021, Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. in Owego. It will also be available on the net at Sketched on the Wind: An Show of Visible Art & Poetry in Discussion4 and on social media. Artwork and chapbooks will be for sale in the gallery. For supplemental information, be sure to make contact with: