Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Jan Hopkins@SOFA NYC 2010

Park Avenue Armory
April 16-19, 2010
Park Avenue at 67th Street
New York, NY, 10021
represented by
Jane Sauer Gallery, Booth 111
652 Canyon Road
Santa Fe, NM 87501

"Age of Innocence" - 21”x13”x8”, silver dollar pods, skeleton leaves, rhododendron leaves, cardiocrinum giganteum seeds, trillium leaves, yellow cedar bark, waxed linen and paper, photo credit: Ken Rowe

quote on collar " Childhood is the most beautiful of all life's seasons."

"Carefree" - 22”x13”x7”, Lunaria, laurel leaves, cedar bark, waxed linen and paper, photo credit: Ken Rowe

Image by my daughter Jill at age 9 (copyright 1985)

If you are in New York for SOFA don't miss Jan's work at
Intertwined: Contemporary Baskets from the Sara and David Lieberman Collection,
March 16, 2010 and through September 12, 2010
Museum of Arts and Design
2 Columbus CirNew York, NY 10023

DONATION TO MUSEUM OF ART AND DESIGN - Jan's piece "Eye of the Beholder" part of a rare collection of contemporary baskets including functional vessels as well as expressive works that challenge traditional definitions of basketry, has been promised to the Museum of Arts and Design by Sara and David Lieberman. With their passion for collecting contemporary craft and their exceptional openness to new forms and ideas, the Liebermans have assembled one of the best compilations of contemporary baskets in the country.
Thank you Sara and David!

Monday, March 1, 2010

Jan Hopkins @ Pacini Lubel Gallery

"TheTame and the Wild"

Pacini Lubel Gallery
207 2nd Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98104-2601
(206) 326-5555

Opening reception - First Thursday
March 4, 2010 6:00pm to 8:00pm

"Fish Out of Water", 2010, 31-1/2"x11-1/2"x7", Materials: sturgeon skin, halibut skin, salmon skin, waxed linen, bull kelp, ostrich shell beads and shell buttons, photo credit: Ken Rowe

"If a man loses pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured, or far away."

- Henry David Thoreau -