Shaped By Water: The Pollinator Show with featured artist Jim Embry

June 13-September 5, 2017

Mer Girl
Monarch Pink Station
Black on White Dining
Hibiscus Landing 2

Shaped By Water: The Pollinator Show runs from June 13 until September 5, 2017 and showcases visual art from regional artists with a pollinator and/or water theme. The featured artist is Jim Embry, who is a renowned activist, speaker, community organizer, and photographer.

The music for the artist reception was provided by Scott Miller. The regional artists include the following: Lloyd Alvis Agee, Pat Banks, Bob Douglas, Jim Embry, Obiora Embry, Rebecca Higgins, Elain Hunter, Shirley Jeter, Libby Falk Jones, Jerry Joiner, Sally Clay Lanham, Suzanne Leung, Mary Claire O' Neal, Kim Owens, Abigail Parks (age 7), Corinna Parks, Beth Thompson, Martha J Wayland, Glenda Dent White.

This exhibit and artist reception was sponsored by Sustainable Berea/Backyard Bees Project, Madison County Public Library, Kelly’s Fruit Market, Currier’s Music World, Richmond Garden Club, Sustainable Communities Network, the Kentucky Riverkeeper, Jim and Mary Sue Thompson, and Madison County Farm Bureau.

Rise Above

September 12-November 7, 2017

  • Late Winter Surprise by Obiora Embry
  • Book By Terry Joe Sledd
  • Perspective by Obiora Embry

Rise Above runs from September 12 until November 7, 2017 and showcases visual art from regional artists with a rising above, "standing tall," perspectives, or healing theme. The featured artist is Obiora Embry, who is an author, writer, poet, Web developer, consultant, and photographer.

If you are an artist wanting to have your work shown in the show, click here to download the artist prospectus.

The arist reception is on Tuesday, September 12 from 5:30-7pm and will feature music from a local musician.