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Amazing Things Arts Center

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November 21 - January 15, 2019

November 21, 2018 – January 12, 2019

Stage Gallery

Lena McCarthy is an emerging artist / muralist from Wayland, Massachusetts. She studied painting & printmaking at Boston University. Soon after, she took off to Santiago, Chile where she became actively involved in the local street art and printmaking scenes. It was there that she taught herself to make paper, and created the series “In Search of Open Spaces,” as a reflection of her time living in Chile and traveling the Patagonian landscape.

Strewn with cartographic imagery, this body of work is a reflection on travel, integration, and multiplicity in belonging. McCarthy uses her textured papers, woodcut prints, and collage to layer together a sense of otherworldliness, while invoking the Andes mountain range. In this series, she invites us to explore our senses of “wanderlust” and attachment to places we call home.

**All artwork for sale, please call Amazing Things for prices: 508-405-2787. A portion of proceeds go to our Galleries, but the majority goes to supporting local artists like Lena!

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Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday, 12:00 to 6:00pm
Also open during feature shows for ticket holders

Thank you to our 2018 Sponsor!

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Ashland, Hollison, & Natick Cultural Councils, a local agency supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency