Botanica Ceramica

[ 0 ] March 5, 2015 |


Botanica Ceramica: Large Scale Sculpture under Glass is an exhibition of large scale and site-specific ceramic sculpture, installed in the two main conservatories of the Roger Williams Park Botanical Center. The event runs from March 12 thru March 29th and costs only $3.

The exhibition includes the work of nine nationally recognized artists whose works responds to unique areas of the center and are inspired by the organic world.

Some of the pieces included in the exhibition will be a fifteen foot ceramic figure covered with trees and birds by New York based artist Kathy Ruttenburg, titled “Manscape”; a floating installation of glass and ceramic islands in the entry pool by New York based artist Tomoko Abe and “Dark Garden”, an installation of four to nine foot high plant forms constructed of clay and rebar by Boston based artist Linda Huey.




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Suzanne Cadge

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Suzanne is a British expat living in an old beach house in Barrington, RI. Along with her husband, two daughters, Chloe (5) and Tilly (3mths) and two very silly Springer Spaniels, they can be found most days roaming local beaches and woods searching for treasures. She owns Fitness in the Park, a post-natal fitness program for local parents and their children. She really believes that moving your body, in whatever shape or form, makes the world a better place. Suzanne is a vegetarian, kettle-bell lifting, work-from-home Mom who dreams of balancing it all, traveling afar and having a full time cleaner.

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