Photos: The Arvada Center unveils Art of the State tonight
Art of the State, which opens tonight at the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, is an ambitious attempt to present the full scope of Colorado artists working in every medium and genre. Put together by Arvada Center gallery director Collin Parson and jurist Dean Sobel of the Clyfford Still Museum, it offers visions for everyone in a grand, egalitarian way -- as evidenced by the sampling of photos that follows.
Photograph by Shelley Schreiber Lynn Hull, "Chromatic Barrel Purse;" Clay; 2012 Sarah Van der Helm, "Pears with Sake Jar;" Oil on panel; 2011 Erick C. Johnson, "What a Whirl;" Wood and metal; 2012. Mark Lunning, "The Order of Expansion;" Etching with colle; 2012. Mel Strawn, "Negotiation;" Acrylic on canvas; 2012.
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