Opening October 14 at Scandinavia House, Narrative Threads: Works by Eight Nordic Artists presents multi-media artwork by Nordic artists, each distinguished by their innovative use of natural, synthetic, and digital materials. On view through February 17, 2023, the exhibition will be accompanied by a range of programming, including Gallery Tours taking place regularly on Wednesdays at 5:30 PM. Monthly evening adult art workshops that explore techniques and themes presented in the exhibition will be offered by Icelandic teaching artist Melkorka Helgadóttir beginning October 26.
Narrative Threads Adult Art Workshop with Melkorka Helgadottir
THU—October 26—6 PM
Join us at Scandinavia House for an adult art workshop and tour of our current exhibition, Narrative Threads. Inspired by the work of featured artist Hildur Ásgeirsdóttir Jónsson, workshop participants will create their own watercolor landscape. Guided by Icelandic teaching artist Melkorka Helgasdottir (also known as Korka), participants will use paint, oil pastels, rubbing alcohol, and more to explore various watercolor techniques in a relaxed atmosphere. All materials are provided. *Appropriate for adults 21+.*
WEDNESDAYS—Oct 25; Nov 1, 15 & 29; Dec 13, 2023; Jan 10 & 24; Feb 7, 2024
In this guided tour by Emily Stoddart, ASF’s Manager of Exhibitions & Community Programs, learn about the artists in this exhibition and their works. These free, 35-minute public tours meet in the Gallery elevator lobby. Gallery tours are subject to change; please check with the Scandinavia House front desk or email firstname.lastname@example.org.