Dedication and Ribbon Cutting of EARTH GATE and the Companion Sculpture STRUCTURAL UNDERBELLY
Wednesday, September 25, 2013; 4:30 p.m.
Gold Strike Park
West 56th Avenue and Depew Street
(4 Blocks West of Sheridan Boulevard / 2 Blocks South of Ralston Road)
The City of Arvada and the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities Invite You to Attend the Dedication and Ribbon Cutting of EARTH GATE and the Companion Sculpture STRUCTURAL UNDERBELLY By Colorado Artist CHARLES PARSON
Light refreshments will be provided. For additional information go to http://arvadacenter.org/galleries
Charles Parson’s multi-faceted work includes drawings, prints, wall constructions, sculptures, installations stage designs and performance art. His work has been viewed in galleries, art centers, and museums throughout the United States. He has had over 65 one-person exhibitions, as well as numerous regional and national showings in group shows. Additionally, he has produced many alternative public art events and large-scale temporary installations.
Charles Parson’s monumental sculptures Earth Gate and Structural Underbelly were purchased by the City of Arvada in 2012 as part of its Art in Public Places Program. Both pieces were originally on loan during his solo exhibition at the Arvada Center in 2004 and remained on the grounds until fall of last year.