A Conversation with Elizabeth Davidson
Join us for an afternoon with ceramic and fiber artist Elizabeth Davidson, BIMA Chief Curator Greg Robinson, and BIMA board member Wendy Orville as they converse about Davidson’s work and her exhibition, The Poetry of
Elizabeth Donnally Davidson: The Poetry of Ordinary Things
BIMA is pleased to introduce the work of Elizabeth Donnally Davidson (Bainbridge Island). Davidson’s diverse series of artworks include her ceramic Ironic Bloom Series and Ritual Jar Series, vessels that serve as metaphors for human existence and the internal and external forces that shape our lives. Also featured are hand-stitched Valentines on cotton muslin, and Stitch Drawings on Japanese indigo cotton, reflections of the heart and mind.
About the panel:
Wendy Orville was born in New York and grew up in New Haven, Connecticut. She received a BA in Fine Arts from Yale University and an MFA in Painting from American University. Recently her monotypes have been exhibited at the Tacoma Art Museum, the Museum of Northwest Art, the Bellevue Art Museum and the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art. Wendy’s monotypes are featured in the book Singular & Serial: Contemporary Monotype and Monoprint. She is represented by Davidson Galleries Seattle, Washington. Wendy has taught at Pratt Fine Arts, The Henry Art Gallery, University of Indiana and numerous other venues. Currently, she teaches monotype workshops for beginning and experienced artists out of her studio, inkgarden, on Bainbridge Island.