The Members Gallery

Thoreau’s Natural World

October 1—October 31, 2013

Opening reception:
Sunday, October 6, 2-4

Paintings and Photography Inspired by the Writings of Henry David Thoreau

Nancy Savage • Art Donahue

A perfect fall happening at Concord Art! Member artists, Art Donahue and Nancy Savage collaborate in an exhibit inspired by Concord’s own Henry David Thoreau. Nancy was stirred by “Wild Fruits,” a series of chronological observations and musings by Thoreau on the fruits of his native New England to create a body of botanical artwork, entitled “Thoreau’s Wild Fruits”. And, Art Donahue, former National Television News Photographer of the Year, exhibits his landscape photography to illustrate Thoreau’s writings and to emulate the look and feel of early New England photography from Thoreau’s time.

In Concord, two visions for contemplating Thoreau,
by Nancy Shohet West