The Artistic Frame: An Inquiry into the Enhancement of Paintings
The Art League gallery
November 8–December 4, 2016
Opening Reception: November 10, 2016. Curator's talk: 6:30 pm
Curator: William Adair
Juror: Clarice Smith
Frame conservator, frame historian, & master gilder William Adair began his career in frame conservation at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery. This special exhibit features a collection of frames created by Art League students who have participated in Bill’s gold leaf workshops. Artists created their own artwork & then developed frame designs to complement and become extensions of the work.