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Lonnie Holley at the Elaine de Kooning House. © 2020 Katherine McMahon.


Educators Workshop with Lonnie Holley

June 17, 2 pm - 3:30 pm

Workshop for regional educators and teaching artists co-presented with NYSATA. 

FREE

Meet the artist and create sculpture with wire and other found materials.

Lonnie Holley was an artist in residence at the Elaine de Kooning House in East Hampton in the Fall of 2020, and his work is currently on view at the Parrish Art Museum. During the 5-week residency, Holley created over 100 works, including sculpture made largely from material found on the property. Born in Alabama in 1950, Holley became a visionary artist and musician, filling a 1-acre Birmingham property with sculpture constructed from found objects. Holley’s work has been collected by museums across the United States, including the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Space is limited, please contact Casey Kleister Meyer at meyerc@parrishart.org or Cara Conklin-Wingfield at wingfieldc@parrishart.org to register.

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Date:
June 17
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Venue

Parrish Art Museum
279 Montauk Highway
Water Mill, NY 11976 United States
Phone:
631-283-2118
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Educators Workshop with Lonnie Holley

June 17, 2 pm - 3:30 pm

Workshop for regional educators and teaching artists co-presented with NYSATA. 

FREE

Meet the artist and create sculpture with wire and other found materials.

Lonnie Holley was an artist in residence at the Elaine de Kooning House in East Hampton in the Fall of 2020, and his work is currently on view at the Parrish Art Museum. During the 5-week residency, Holley created over 100 works, including sculpture made largely from material found on the property. Born in Alabama in 1950, Holley became a visionary artist and musician, filling a 1-acre Birmingham property with sculpture constructed from found objects. Holley’s work has been collected by museums across the United States, including the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Space is limited, please contact Casey Kleister Meyer at meyerc@parrishart.org or Cara Conklin-Wingfield at wingfieldc@parrishart.org to register.