Maritime Garage Gallery opens winter exhibit
Published 12:04 pm, Thursday, January 25, 2018
NORWALK — The Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery winter exhibit entitled, “Worth a Thousand Words,” conveys artists’ renderings that tell a story. The exhibit will run from Jan. 29 to May 11. There will be an opening reception with artists at 5 p.m. on Jan. 29 that is open to the public. The gallery is located in the Maritime Parking Garage exhibit space, 11 North Water St.
The exhibit, curated by Nadia Martinez, features works of art that communicate complex ideas in images. The 32 pieces in the “Worth a Thousand Words” exhibit show artists’ stories, emotions, concerns, memories, and ideas about life, nature, hope, world events and humanity. Exhibiting artists include local artists Day Moore from Milford, Bobbie Bernstein of Westport, Gregory Ziebell of Norwalk and Carol M. Battin from Stamford.
The Maritime Garage Gallery is part of the Parking Authority’s “Art in Parking Places” placemaking initiative, an effort to support art in parking spaces. The gallery is free and open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information, call 203- 831-9063, or visit www.norwalkpark.org/public-art.