ART/NLONDON-“Systema Naturae: The Order of Nature”
TIME: 9:00 am
to 5:00 pm
Art exhibit on display Oct. 31 through Dec. 7
The exhibit will showcase the work of Swedish artists Carina Fihn and Berit Jonsvik inspired by the life and work of 18th-century Swedish naturalist Carl Linnaeus. Fihn and Jonsvik employ a wide range of expressive media – including artist books, photography, drawing, printmaking and video – to pay homage to Linnaeus, who is best known for creating systems for naming and classifying plants and animals. The exhibition is curated by Connecticut College Professor of Art, Andrea Wollensak. There will be a public lecture Nov. 6 at 4:15 p.m. in Cummings Arts Center Room 308, followed by an artist reception at 5:15 p.m. All events are free and open to the public. The Cummings Arts Center Galleries are open 9 am-5 pm Mon-Fri and 1-4pm Sat. and Sun.
Cummings Arts Center, 270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320