Magnified Observations: The Art of the Wild

Collaborative project between Starlight Studio & Art Gallery and Lara Buckley of Hickory Urban Sanctuary
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Throughout the growing season, the Starlight Artists visited Lara Buckley at Hickory Urban Sanctuary where they sketched plants, chickens and other wildlife. Poems were written and songs were sung too!


This experience was accentuated by Lara making art directly with the Starlight Artists in the Starlight Studio.
Come experience the magical things we created together at 3 separate events!


With Lara, the Starlight Artists created a sanctuary space that will be an audio visual experience to enter into. With a composed sound collage, lights and projections, things will feel pretty groovy. Andy, Kelly & Janet will be reciting poetry written and inspired on site; there will also be live music, a craft-making activity, and refreshments! This experience will then be re-created in a new setting when it moves to the Starlight Gallery for the opening on October 1st!

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

      9:30am-12:30pm @ Hickory Urban Sanctuary
      232 Pratt St. Buffalo, NY 14204
      Poetry readings by Andy, Kelly, and Janet

       6 pm @ Hickory Urban Sanctuary
       232 Pratt St., Buffalo, NY 14204
       MUSIC by Padmanabha/Strongmen Duo and Mutant Eros!

       6 pm—9 pm @ Starlight Studio Art Gallery
       340 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201

This program is made possible with funds from the Statewide Community Regrant program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature and administered by Arts Services Inc.

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Map of Hickory Urban Sanctuary
Events on September 17th at 9:30am-12:30pm

and September 24th at 6-9pm

Map of Starlight Studio & Art Gallery
Event on October 1st at 6-9pm

Gallery

Chace, Eric, Matt & Lara at Hickory Urban Sanctuary

Chace, Eric, Matt & Lara at Hickory Urban Sanctuary

Lara, JB, and Stacie working on a collaborative mural at Starlight

Lara, JB, and Stacie working on a collaborative mural at Starlight

stunning view of the installation

Chickens at Hickory Urban Sanctuary

Chickens at Hickory Urban Sanctuary

Lara, Matt, Eric, Carrie, & Chace at Hickory Urban Sanctuary

Lara, Matt, Eric, Carrie, & Chace at Hickory Urban Sanctuary

Detailed shot of the installation 

Melanie, Steve, John, and Lara working on a collaborative mural at Starlight Studio. 

Melanie, Steve, John, and Lara working on a collaborative mural at Starlight Studio.