Current Exhibit: Experience the Galapagos Island by Georgia Velisaris
Experience the Galapagos Islands through the eyes of photographer and mixed media artist Georgia Velisaris. Georgia returns to the Community Arts Initiative for an encore exhibit with art inspired by her 2014 visit to the Galapagos Islands.
Located off the coast of Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands are home to landscapes and animals found nowhere else on earth. Georgia’s exhibit features photography and mini-collages (mixed media) showcasing the animals and landscapes that are unique to this archipelago.
Georgia is a resident artist at 4Art Space in the Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, She has also exhibited her artwork at various shows including: Chicago’s One of a Kind Show, Chicago; ArtPrize, Grand Rapids, Michigan; and Raw Talent, New Brewery Arts, Cirencester, Gloustershire, England, UK.
Visit www.clix2pix.com to learn more about Georgia and her work.
About the Community Arts Initiative
The mission of the Community Arts Initiative is to promote art, stimulate discussion and build community. The initiative was inspired by the local artists’ community who approached the Library with the idea of exhibiting local artists’ works, as is commonplace in public libraries everywhere.
How to be considered
For more information on the Brookfield Public Library, or the Community Arts Initiative, please contact Library Director Kimberly Coughran at 708-485-6917.