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O-riginal Art Activities: Wrapped Sculpture Inspired by Sharon Kopriva

Español abajo Explore texture and wrapping in this O-riginal Art Activity inspired by Sharon Kopriva. Sharon Kopriva, a Texas native, who currently works in Houston, Texas and Hope, Idaho. Sharon combines two-and three dimensional media with fusions of papier-mâché and found objects. Her career has taken her through investigations of pre-Colombian cultures in Peru, examinations…

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Celebrating Women’s History Month Highlighting Sharon Kopriva

In honor of Women’s History Month, we are highlighting artist, Sharon Kopriva. Sharon’s work is included in the exhibition, Entwined: Ritual Wrapping and Binding in Contemporary Southern Art. Sharon Kopriva, a Texas native, currently works in Houston, Texas and Hope, Idaho. She earned her M.F.A. in painting from the University of Houston in 1981. Since her…

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Happy International Women’s Day Highlighting Works by Female Artists at the O!

Happy International Women’s Day! We are celebrating this important day by highlighting work by women artists from our permanent collection, as well as work on view in our upcoming exhibitions, Revelations: Recent Photography Acquisitions and Entwined: Ritual Wrapping and Binding in Contemporary Southern Art, both opening this month. FLORENCE MCCLUNG Florence McClung’s Cypress Swamp, Caddo Lake, from the…

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