Wonder • Discover • Begin
Traveling Art Exhibit
Now in its fifth year, the Guild’s annual traveling exhibit provides regional churches with a curated exhibit of high-quality original artwork, complete with publicity and programming materials. Our newest exhibit is titled Wonder • Discover • Begin and features 17 original works of art by Guild faculty and artists in residence.
DOEprojekts (Deborah Adams Doering & Glenn N Doering)
How will we seek out Holy presence in mysterious & unexpected places?
Where do we find the invitation to wait, reflect, & receive?
What gives us courage to leave our places of safety, comfort, and familiarity?
How do we find courage to take action, in spite of our own imperfections?
How can we embrace the messy possibilities of new beginnings?
September 1 – October 31: West Linn Lutheran Church, West Linn, OR
Don’t see a venue in your area yet? Check back soon! We update this schedule regularly as we finalize plans with additional churches. If your house of worship is interested in hosting the exhibit, please contact the Guild for available dates.
The exhibit comes with a variety of materials to help ministry leaders and congregations reach out to the local community, as well as engage with the artwork through worship, group activities, and individual prayer.
- Publicity posters, postcards, & sample press release
- Printed wall labels & curatorial statement
- Art Activity Instructions (Journal Making, adaptations for ages 5 – adult)
- Resources Booklet with planning timelines, FAQs on handling art, suggestions for hosting a reception, etc.
Each hosting venue is responsible for:
- Distributing publicity to the community
- Installing the artwork on its premises
- Sponsoring a reception or open house
- Insuring artwork while on its premises
- Transporting artwork to the next venue
Wonder • Discover • Begin will travel from September 2017 – December 2018. The exhibit is scheduled in one-month increments. A monthly rental fee of $250 helps cover the cost of creating the exhibit and all accompanying materials. To schedule the exhibit for your venue, please contact the Grünewald Guild at (509) 763-3693 or [email protected].
This exhibit should be displayed a secure, well-lit space where artworks will be protected from damage or theft. This exhibit requires up to 40’ of wall space, as well as several sturdy pedestals or small tables for display of sculptural work.
Assistance with installing this exhibit may be available by special request.