Opening reception set for tonight at Johnson Center

first_img Next Up“She takes the common items of daily life that we have discarded or disregarded and turns them into talismans of memory, artifacts of culture and remnants of language,” Drinkard said. “These transformations of mundane things remind us to hold each bit of infinity precious.”Drinkard said a found object made of paper is embroidered by Ginzel in such a way that the identity of the object disappears and becomes something entirely different.“She creates work that is provocative, puzzling and inspiring,” she said. Published 11:00 pm Wednesday, June 19, 2013 By The Penny Hoarder Opening reception set for tonight at Johnson Center By Jaine Treadwell Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Print Article “Earth from Space” is a set of 20 posters that feature images and text from the exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum’s Center for Earth and Planetary Studies. The traveling exhibition won a 2007 U.S. Geological Survey communications award for science content.The poster exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites constantly circling the globe, recording conditions and events that are nearly impossible to document on the planet’s surface, Drinkard said.“Rare views of events such as dust storms, forest fires, volcanic eruptions and hurricanes are accompanied by text that explains how satellite imagery is gathered and used to explore Earth,” she said.The Nicola Ginzel and Earth from Space exhibits will run through July 27. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Daycenter_img The Johnson Center for the Arts will host an opening reception for the “Nicola Ginzel: Language, Artifact, Symbol” and “Earth from Space” exhibits from 5 until 7 tonight and the public is invited.Morgan Drinkard, Center executive director, said both exhibits are outstanding and the arts center is excited to bring the exhibits to Troy.Nicola Ginzel is a contemporary artist with an esthetic sense that reflects echoes of primitive, medieval and modern art. Email the author Johnson Center hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and until 3 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free. Sponsored Content The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Book Nook to reopen You Might Like TAC receives $40,000 grant The Troy Arts Council has received a $40,000 Daniel Foundation Grant with a dollar for dollar match toward the purchase… read more Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Latest Storieslast_img read more