April 11 -- 27, 2014
Opening reception: Friday evening 4/11 . 6 to 8pm
Gallery hours: Saturday afternoons 4/12 . 4/19 . 4/26 . 2 to 5pm
Closing celebration: Sunday afternoon 4/27 . 2 to 5pm
The artwork presented in this show is the product of students of the River of Words K-12 curriculum that reaches out to young people all over world, engaging them in an exploration of their watersheds through inter-disciplinary (poetry, drawing, painting, science) place-based education. Through teacher training, publications, exhibitions, and advocacy, River of Words strives to inspire and empower future generations of informed and compassionate earth stewards through hands-on, investigative and fun experiences of the world around them. It was founded in 1995 by writer Pamela Michael and then-US Poet Laureate Robert Hass.
Garage Gallery is located at 3110 Wheeler Street, Berkeley; one block East of Shattuck, three blocks South of Ashby. Please note that the gallery is usually only open on Saturday afternoons.
Garage Gallery is a satellite of Berkeley Outlet. www.berkeleyoutlet.com
River of Words is a project of the Center for Environmental Literacy at Saint Mary's College of California.