ALCHEMY OF TEA
Barbara Bartlett's Mobilitea
"Alchemy of Tea brings together a group of national artists inspired by tea.
Mari Omori, Barbara Bartlett, Jennifer Coyne Qudeen, Elizabeth Alexander (pedestal)
This unique and stunning collection of work provokes viewers to ponder the transformation of tea from its consumable and degradable form into art.
Bridget Conn, Barbara Bartlett (pedestal), Mari Omori
Tea has been part of sacred rituals across the globe for centuries. The fragility and golden hues found in this collection project the historical and spiritual roots of tea, while each artist's subjects juxtapose a contemporary take on tea as a medium and muse.
Rodney Thompson, Elizabeth Alexander (pedestal), Mari Omori
From installation to photography and porcelain to encaustic - this exhibition has something to inspire everyone.*
Barbara Bartlett, Mari Omori, Jennifer Coyne Qudeen, Elizabeth Alexander (pedestal)
I am so honored to have been included in Alchemy of Tea. Many thanks to Jen for her in creating such a high quality exhibition.
Part 2 of this post will show the work in more detail than these gallery shots.