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Out of Bounds: The Art of Croquet

Presented by The Center for Art in Wood at The Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia PA

Aug 06 2021
Oct 24 2021
Out of Bounds: The Art of Croquet

“Out of Bounds: The Art of Croquet” is a “striking” exhibition of artist-made mallets and balls.

Curated by Jennifer-Navva Milliken, Artistic Director at the Center for Art in Wood, and Northampton, Massachusetts-based furniture maker Silas Kopf—both amateur devotees of the sport—the exhibition features works by twenty-one artists who were invited to take part based on their demonstrated commitment to sculpture and design in the material of wood. Responding to the game, its history and impact on pop culture, and formal aspects of the croqueterie, these works explore a wide range of

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Additional time info:

August 6, 2021, 5:00pm EDT – Opening Reception; September 10, 2021, 6:30pm EDT – Virtual Celebration with artists and curators (zoom)

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


The Center for Art in Wood

141 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

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