Opening Reception: Nelson W Armour | Peering into the Rainforest

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Opening Reception: Nelson W Armour | Peering into the Rainforest

November 9, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Our next featured gallery artist will be fine art photographer Nelson W Armour: Peering into the Rainforest. Join us for the Opening Reception November 9th from 5pm-8pm at Cultivate!

The exhibit will run from November 9th, 2019 through February 9th, 2020. Don’t miss it!

Save the Dates:
Opening Reception: Saturday November 9th, 2019 5pm-8pm
Artist Talk: Thursday January 9th, 2020 7pm-8:30pm
Closing Reception: Saturday February 8th, 2020 5pm-7pm

Peering into the Rainforest is a photographic exploration of unique trees and vegetation found in this portion of the Amazon Basin. Imagine that you are hiking in the rain. The path is mostly mud, but your boots keep you dry. The canopy is overhead, at times hundreds of feet tall. At eye level and lower your view focuses on unique forms and lush colors. Unlike hiking in the mountains where you find grand, majestic views, in the rainforest your grand views are small, moisture laden, and replete with spikes, curves, decay, rebirth, symbiotic relationships, and wide ranging tones and hues. Since the biodiversity of the rainforest is critical to the ecology of earth, exploring these images will underline the preciousness and delicacy of our planetary ecosystem.


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