August 19th, 2009 - Sausalito, CA
Wednesday, 19 August, 2009
Local artists picked for Sausalito Art Festival exhibit
By Staff Report
Sausalito Marin Scope
The Sausalito Art Festival "Art of the Parks" exhibit will feature 27 Marin artists (the majority from Sausalito) and run from Aug. 20 to Sept. 9 in the Bay Model Visitor Center, 2100 Bridgeway. A special reception to kickoff the show and introduce the artists will take place on Aug. 20, at 5:30 p.m.
The exhibit will speak to the threatened closure of Bay Area parks due to budget cuts by the state of California. The Sausalito Art Festival encouraged local artists to illustrate the importance of parks and how they affect people and humanity.
The selected artists are Rob Badger, Yvonne Brown, Ingrid Butler, Kay Carlson, Evaristo Buendia Carrera, Anselm Galley, Susan Godstone, John Wilmer Harris, Chris Hurwitz, Barbara Keller, Mark Keller, Charles Kiene, Linda Larsen, Carol Lauten, John Libberton, Jean Lurssen, Richard Mickley, Ric Miller, Gail Morris, Lorna Newlin, Stan Patterson, Jean Schultz, Loren Soderberg, Sabine Stetson, Susan Sternau, Annie Sutter and Muriel Ullman.