Early Works by Sharon Kopriva

Presented by Jung Center of Houston at Jung Center of Houston, Houston TX

Oct 02 - 30
Early Works by Sharon Kopriva

A luminary of the Houston art scene, Sharon Kopriva will present a collection of rarely and never before seen early works this October at The Jung Center.

A luminary of the Houston art scene, Sharon Kopriva will present a collection of rarely and never before seen early works this October at The Jung Center. This exhibition, curated by Pete Gershon, will feature paintings, sculptures, and archival materials, all inspired by the artist’s life-changing visit to the Nazca Desert in southern Peru in 1982. Kopriva is internationally known for her spiritual and darkly mysterious sculptural work–mummy-like figures which deliver a biting and frequently macabre critique of Catholic righteousness. Images inspired by the natural landscapes of Peru,

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ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *

  • Oct 15, 2018 at 09:30 am - 07:30 pm (Mon)
  • Oct 16, 2018 at 09:30 am - 07:30 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 17, 2018 at 09:30 am - 07:30 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 18, 2018 at 09:30 am - 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 19, 2018 at 09:30 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 20, 2018 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 22, 2018 at 09:30 am - 07:30 pm (Mon)
  • Oct 23, 2018 at 09:30 am - 07:30 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 24, 2018 at 09:30 am - 07:30 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 25, 2018 at 09:30 am - 07:30 pm (Thu)

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Additional time info:

The public is invited to a gallery reception on Saturday, October 6, 5:00-7:00 pm. There will be a Q&A with the artist Tuesday, October 9, 7-8:30 pm. (more info)

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

PHOTOS

  • Sharon Kopriva circa 1982. Photographer unknown, courtesy Sharon Kopriva

LOCATION

Jung Center of Houston

5200 Montrose, Houston, TX 77006

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