The Healing Power of Plants
The art of Stephanie Rose Bird and Gabriella Boros
February 10 through March 31, 2019
Opening Reception Sunday, February 10 from 1-3 p.m. (no charge)
Dear Earth talk - 3-4 p.m. (ticketed event)
Join us for an exhibition featuring the work of two very different artists, Stephanie Rose Bird and Gabriella Boros, as they both celebrate the healing power of plants.
Stephanie Rose Bird is an artist, author, and arts educator with a passion for the natural world and plants in particular. Bird offers workshops nationally including, at Chicago Botanic Garden and Garfield Conservatory. She taught as faculty at Illinois Institute of Art, Grace Lutheran School and Chicago Music and Performing Arts Foundation. Bird holds a BFA cum laude, Painting and Drawing, Temple University, Tyler School of Art; MFA, Visual Arts, University of California, San Diego. She currently lives and works in Oak Park Illinois.
Gabriella Boros is an internationally shown artist, currently focusing on woodblock prints and handmade books, Gabriella also paints in acrylic on wood panel, drawings, sculptures and found-object cheeseboxes. Born in Israel, Gabriella immigrated to the United States as a child. Her narratives reflect her European parentage, Israeli childhood and American influences. She has a BFA from the University of Michigan School of Art. She currently lives and works in Skokie, Illinois.
Presented in part with grants from: