The Carol Shen Gallery
2004-05 Exhibition Calendar:Opening exhibit: Sept. 13-October 29"Formal Vision"
Alumni artists Patty Cateura '81 and Derek Buckner '88
December -January February 10- March 12th
Exhibition:"Packer Community Portrait" A
site-specific photographic installation of Packer student work created
in collaboration with the internationally known artist, and Packer
parent, Zeke Berman. Using Zeke Berman's unique optical darkroom
process of photographing without the use of a traditional camera, Eric Baylin's
photography students will create a series of portraits of members of
the Packer community. Zeke has worked in similar ways with students at
Cooper Union and Fordham University. Installation of the final group of
portraits in the gallery will be in a site-specific, non-traditional
Opening to be announced.
"The Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition; Hosted by the Parent Association"
Featuring faculty members Eric Baylin
, Elizabeth Eagle
, Risa Glickman
, Michael Miller
and Ken Rush . This is the annual exhibition that coincides with the
Music Faculty Concert at 6:30 on Thursday, February 10th. The opening
in the Carol Shen Gallery will follow the conclusion of the Music
Faculty Concert.April 11-May 13Night Goblins -- The work of Megumi Nagai
, curated by Packer English teacher Linda Gold
Exhibiting in both Tokyo and New York, Megumi Nagai's work merges both
traditional Japanese forms with exquisitely personal motifs. This
exhibition is the centerpiece of Packer's year-long curricular
exploration of Japanese culture, traditions, and arts. Megumi will also
have a weeklong teaching residency that is funded by the Mary Marsh
Memorial Fund. Megumi is a long-time Packer Parent, and has volunteered
in many lower school classes, where she has worked with the children in
traditional Japanese origami, calligraphy, and Kimono.May 18-June 9"Sensational Seniors: The Class of 2005" -- The 2nd annual exhibition of the graduating class
. This exhibit willcap the achievements of the Class of 2005 in the visual arts. The exhibition is curated by the seniors.