This is an exhibition with related events at the Community Room of the Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena. The show is open to the public: September 1-30, 2018. The gallery is open from 12-5pm every day except Tuesdays. The Armory is located at 145 North Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA
Please join us for a reception at the Armory with the artist on Saturday, September 15, from 4:00 to 6:00 PM. At 3:00 PM, just prior to the reception, Ranger Kevin Martinez of Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, and Cathy Schoonmaker, a wildlife biologist for the Santa Monica Mountains Fund (in partnership with the National Park Service), will deliver a presentation about our urban relationship to forests and wildlife. The presentation and reception are both free and open to the public.
A closing reception is scheduled for Saturday, September 29, from 4:00 to 6:00 PM and will feature readings by seven local poets reflecting on wildfire, community, wilderness, and memory. Poets include Bridgette Bianca, Yvonne M. Estrada, Eric Howard, Beverly Lafontaine, Alicia Vogl-Saenz, AK Toney, and Terry Wolverton. The poetry reading will begin at 4:30 PM. Both the reading and closing reception are free and open to the public.