After Apple Pruning Sculpture Exhibit

The winter art exhibit is now on-display in The Gallery at Villageworks. Organic apple orchardist and sculptor Linda Hoffman and her team bring the apple orchard into The Gallery through her custom art installation After Apple Pruning. On display through March 30th.

After Apple Pruning
an exhibit of sculpture 

'twigs and branches pruned from the orchard, grafted roots, bronze figures, string, rope, copper wire, a cider press barrel, cloth and spun wool'

 Grafting a Life (detail), Linda Hoffman & Ariel Matisse

 Grafting a Life (detail), Linda Hoffman & Ariel Matisse

Trees that grow and produce sweet fruit year after year are really quite miraculous. There is so much about fruit trees that is astonishing — even simple apple branches — those irregular shaped, pruned and grafted, sculpted limbs, bewitching with their freedom and artistry.
— Linda Hoffman
 From One Seed,  Linda Hoffman & Gabrielle White

 From One Seed,  Linda Hoffman & Gabrielle White

Opening Reception: Sunday, January 15, 3-5pm

Gallery Hours

M-F, 9am to 5pm

Artist Hours in the Gallery

Fridays, Feb 3, 10, 24; March 10, 24; noon to 2pm

Poetry Reading in The Gallery Celebrating the publication of "Before We Were Birds"
by Susan Edwards Richmond

Sunday, March 12 at 3pm

The Gallery at Villageworks  
525 Massachusetts Avenue, 
Acton, MA 01720

 

Learn more about Linda Hoffman's orchard and art studio: Old Frog Pond Farm & Studio