Wednesday, September 25, 2013
The gallery at the White Silo Farm & Winery 32 Rte. 37E in Sherman, CT will host a solo show of the glass artwork created by Danbury artist Maryann Meken-Silvestri. The work includes kiln formed wall panels, tableware, jewelry and other objects d'art. An artist's reception will take place on Sat. Oct. 5, 2-4 pm. The show will be open on Fri. Oct.4 and continue through Sun. Oct. 27. The gallery is open Fri. Sat. & Sun. From 11:30 am - 6:00 pm Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or The White Silo (860) 355-0271. Maryann Meken-Silvestri is an award winning fused glass artist who currently operates The Eclectic Glaziery, her studio in Danbury, CT. A former Public School art teacher, she holds a BS from the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut and an MS from Western Connecticut State University. Additionally, intensive study in glass at Hot Glass Horizons in Corning, New York, San Francisco Glassworks II, The Brookfield Craft Center as well as private instruction continues to expand creative possibilities. She has exhibited her work in various galleries, universities, art associations and charity shows in Connecticut. Her work has been included in private collections around the United States and in Europe.