"Nordic Light” exhibition of paintings, prints, photographs, textiles, video art, and sculptures in ceramic and stone.
Participating Members of Nordic Five Arts—Tracey Benson, Colette Crutcher, Ulla De Larios, Olivia Eielson, Ellen Faris, Pam Fingado, Marc Ellen Hamel, Charlotta Hauksdottir, Maj-Britt Hilstrom, Debra Jewell, Karen Olsen, Pernilla Persson, Diane Rusnak, Helene Sobol, Barbara Stevens Strauss, Helena Tiainen, Jenny Wantuch, and Lee Williams.
Nordic Five Arts is a group of professional artists born in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, and American artists of Scandinavian descent. Connections to that heritage are expressed in their work through a deep feeling for landscape, a bond with the cycles of nature, and an elegant design sense. In this exhibition they explore the theme of Nordic Light.
Painter Helena Tiainen says: “My spirit is particularly drawn to the long days and magical nights of the Midsummer time, Juhannus in Finland....