Posts tagged ‘Arts Council for Monterey County’

September 20, 2015

Sunspot, Corn Lily 301

Lorrie Fink 301 Sunspot 72 sm

Sunspot, Corn Lily 301. Oil on paper, image size: 12 x 12 in. Lorrie Fink, 2015

Recent work from the Wild Things series, as I continue to investigate and interpret botanical forms. Corn Lilies (Veratrum californicum) are native perennials that grow in moist meadow lands of the Eastern Sierras and are found in several western states. Although considered poisonous, these plants contain a unique alkaloid that has been used in clinical trials to treat certain forms of cancer, by inhibiting the hedgehog signaling pathway.

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December 17, 2012

Celebrating Monterey County exhibit

Monterey Cnty Gov Center

Monterey County Government Center in Salinas, CA

Two paintings from my Edges and Seams series (Point Lobos tidepools) are included in this year-long exhibition that celebrates the unique beauty, lifestyle, and heritage of Monterey County, installed throughout the public spaces of the new Monterey County Government Center in Salinas, CA. Exhibition organized by the Arts Council for Monterey County.

Celebrating Monterey County
A juried exhibition at the Monterey County Government Center

168 W. Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93901
Open during regular business hours
through November 2013
Arts Council for Monterey County
T: 831-622-9060
http://www.arts4mc.org

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Cruising Speed, 12 x 12 inches, oil on panel. © 2012 Lorrie Fink.