And I third Amy's request... wait, what comes after "I second" a request? :-)
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2015 10:11:46 -0500
From: Kathryn Killackey <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Re: GNSI-DC Nov. Mural Painting Talk
I second Amy's request! I was in Jane's cohort at CSUMB and I've love to
see how she's developed her process since then.
On Fri, Nov 6, 2015 at 8:33 AM, Amy J. Gagnon <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Would it be at all possible to record this? I would love to go, but need
> to save up for the big trip to CA!
> On Wed, Nov 4, 2015 at 4:58 PM, Britt Griswold <[log in to unmask]>
>> GNSI-DC Presentation: Painting on Walls: The Art and Illustrations of
>> Jane Kim
>> Event Date:
>> November 17, 2015 - 5:30pm
>> Jane Kim, founder of Ink Dwell studio will take you through her process
>> of creating large-format work. Using a variety of materials while merging
>> disciplines of fine art and science illustration, she creates her murals
>> and installations as a celebration and interpretation of the natural world
>> and a vehicle designed to challenge how we interact with it. Whether the
>> work is in a museum, restaurant, outside or inside, each piece seeks to
>> function as a tool that improves public understanding and experience with
>> In this talk, Jane will share her artistic journey from painting outdoors
>> in the mountains of California's Eastern Sierra to creating paper mosaics
>> depicting the depths of the Atlantic Ocean.
>> INK DWELL studio specializes in creating fine art, large scale
>> commissions, environmental campaigns, exhibitions, and science
>> illustrations. Merging classical techniques with modern simplicity, Ink
>> Dwell creates iconic images that carry a compelling message. It's art,
>> inked well about the place in which we dwell.
>> Jane Kim is an artist, science illustrator and Founder of INK DWELL. She
>> began her art career very early in life by obsessively painting flowers and
>> bears on the walls of her bedroom. Later, she received more formal training
>> at the Rhode Island School of Design (BFA in Printmaking, Class of '03),
>> and then Cal State Monterey Bay, where she received a Certificate in
>> Science Illustration (Class of '10). She loves to be outdoors and go on
>> adventures and brings the joy she gets from nature back to her studio. She
>> still enjoys painting flowers and bears, though nowadays she doesn't get in
>> trouble for painting on the walls.
>> Ink Dwell has created work for institutions such as the National Aquarium
>> and The Nature Conservancy to the Facebook Headquarters. Juxtapoz magazine
>> called her Wall of Birds at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology "one of the
>> world's most ambitious natural history murals." Her work has been exhibited
>> nationally and internationally.
>> Smithsonian Natural History Museum
>> 10th St. & Constitution Ave., Washington, DC.
>> Room G33 (1st Floor, West Wing)
>> Please see our web posting for full details and visiting instructions:
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