<em>Touched with Fire: Behind the Curtain</em> Opening Reception

Touched with Fire: Behind the Curtain Opening Reception

Art Gallery, Arts & Humanities Hall, CCBC Essex
7201 Rossville Blvd, Baltimore MD, 21237
October 9, 2015, 6:00 - 8:00pm

Opening reception for Touched with Fire: Behind the Curtain, an exhibition featuring uplifting and life-affirming art alongside words and journal entries which reveal a harrowing darkness: how to reconcile these two internal forces? Exhibiting artists are Elisif Bruun, Emily Holman, Christopher Kojzar, Jonathan P. Maser, and Rob Waalkes. At 6:30pm, remarks by curator Peter Bruun are followed by an invitation from acupuncturist and body worker Rebecca Donnelly to sample an introductory healing experience through needles and touch.

Touched with Fire: Behind the Curtain

This event took place in conjunction with the exhibition Touched with Fire: Behind the Curtain

The theme draws its name from the groundbreaking 1996 book Touched with Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament, by renowned psychologist Kay Redfield Jamison. The same driving discomfort leading to substance misuse and desperate…

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