Find the Falcons!
Stop by the Pleasant Hill Library from April 24 – April 30, 2017.
See how local artists interpreted of The Maltese Falcon. The traveling installation will include work by Barbara Riegel Bend (textiles), Alan Honn (glass) and James Shoop (bronze).
Barbara Riegel Bend
As a fiber artist I am drawn to the rich heritage of cloth and the story it tells through its content, color, design, and cultural history. I work with fabrics that have their own integrity and voice. In my fiber sculptures I explore the interplay of cross cultural fabrics stitched side by side with a reconfiguration of contemporary ‘throw away items’ that share the pattern, color or texture. Read more
A Minnesota native, Al Honn worked as a professional glassblower in Boulder, CO and on Whidbey Island, WA before returning to settle in his home state. Currently, he is a studio artist and instructor at the Minnesota Center for Glass Arts and Foci Cooperative in Minneapolis. Read more
James Shoop has been a professional sculptor since 1983. He first started sculpting at his family’s foundry, Shoop’s American Bronze Casting. At the foundry, he was involved in producing sculptures for the awards and incentives market. For ten years he refined his skills at production molds, casting and finishing. Read more
Individual Dates & Times: *
Apr 27, 2017: 10 am – 8:30 pm (Thu)
Apr 28, 2017: 10 am – 5:30 pm (Fri)
Apr 29, 2017: 10 am – 5:30 pm (Sat)
Apr 30, 2017: 1 pm – 5 pm (Sun)
Pleasant Hill Library
1490 S Frontage Road
Hastings, MN 55033