The Firehouse Gallery in Waimea offers a solo images exhibit “Infinite to Infinitesimal” in the course of the month of July showcasing nearby artist Barbara Schaefer.
The exhibition is subtitled “100 Flowers, A Few Trees and The Prolonged Views” and illustrates Barbara’s photographic pursuits from the Milky Way Galaxy to the tiniest flower.
“100 Flowers” is a collection of additional than 100 images, highlighting lots of many years of Barbara’s enthusiasm for capturing the natural beauty of these miracles of mother nature. “A Several Trees” capabilities blossoming wiliwili trees under the Milky Way Galaxy. Some of the proceeds from the sale of the wiliwili illustrations or photos will reward the Waikoloa Dry Forest Initiative’s effort and hard work to conserve and reforest this ecosystem. “The Lengthy Views” is a sequence of panoramic pictures intended to inspire individuals using the “long view” toward the foreseeable future, particularly toward the 50th anniversary Yr of the Waimea Arts Council in 2024. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of the panoramic photographs will benefit the Arts Council endowment fund.
This is the kick-off event for this fundraising hard work to make sure the Waimea Arts Council’s viability into the long run. There will be fun functions during the thirty day period like “Ask a Botanist and Tree Giveaway” on July 31, a closing celebration from 3 to 5 p.m. July 31, and a pleasurable thirty day period-long contest for a photograph give-away.
“My career and travels have afforded me options to be in wonderful sites during special instances, observing views and disorders some others seldom have the opportunity to knowledge. My goal is to see and capture images in a different mild, to notice information others could possibly miss out on. Sharing these visuals, offering some others the option to also see, practical experience, and take pleasure in them, is, for me, the most fulfilling part of pictures,” Schaefer explained. “A photograph is productive if it captures and communicates the perception of put and thoughts the photographer is going through or if it sets the viewer’s creativeness absolutely free to roam, wander and speculate. The craft of images is getting the publicity, aim, and composition as planned. The artwork of images is capturing moments, encounters, and feelings. I am generally striving to enhance the two my art and my craft.”
The Firehouse Gallery is found at the intersection of Lindsey Street and Mamalahoa Freeway in Waimea. Normal hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday as a result of Sunday, in addition supplemental days and situations when the flags are traveling.
For distinctive viewing by appointment contact Barbara by e-mail to [email protected] or contacting (808) 640-9270.