Wilton's Weir Farm Art series episode 15 now available

Weir Farm in Wilton is pictured in the current year, 2021. Episode 15 of the "Weir Farm Artist-In-Residence Reflections: Creating During The Pandemic" video series recently premiered on Friday, May 21. The episode of the series features 1999 Artist-In-Residence Lorna Rtiz.

Weir Farm in Wilton is pictured in the current year, 2021. Episode 15 of the “Weir Farm Artist-In-Residence Reflections: Creating During The Pandemic” video series recently premiered on Friday, May 21. The episode of the series features 1999 Artist-In-Residence Lorna Rtiz.

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Episode 15 of the “Weir Farm Artist-In-Residence Reflections: Creating During The Pandemic” video series recently premiered on Friday, May 21.

The episode of the series features 1999 artist-in-residence Lorna Rtiz.

Alumni of the program join the staff of the national historic park during each episode of the series, where the alumni reflect on their experiences while they were in residence, how the residency has influenced their work since their time at there and how their work has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

The art alliance at Weir Farm has welcomed over 240 artists into its halls since 1998. Last year’s artists were Jenny Graham-Hougah, William Hobbs, Erza Jude, Fruma Markowitz, Liladhar Patil, Sandra Reed, Lindsey Schulz, Hannah Sklar, Linda Smith, Sally Veach and Melanie Vote.

The site is located at 735 Nod Hill Road on the Wilton and Ridgefield border.

Watch the series on the farm’s YouTube Channel at https://bit.ly/3vm6j4w, on Facebook athttps://bit.ly/3bSE0mw, on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/weirfarmartalliance/channel/ and on the alliance’s website for the program at https://www.weirfarmartalliance.org/air-reflections.html.

Additional episodes are to come.

The alliance’s virtual exhibition about the program that is titled: “Reflecting on the Pandemic” features artwork from 73 alumni from the program.

View it at https://www.weirfarmartalliance.org.