11 Jun '11, 2pm
Eco-Fashion and Art Exhibit Opens on the Upper East Side (Photos)
Eco-Fashion and Art Exhibit Opens on the Upper East Side (Photos) Dana Matthews art on view at Fair Folks & a Goat gallery. Photo: courtesy Leaf//Cloud Exhibit Open this month at Fair Folks & a Goat is "Leaf // Cloud: Nature Tangible and Transcendent," an exhibition inspired by the work of British aesthetic critic John Ruskin that offers new perspectives on environmental awareness. Curator Alicia Lubowski-Jahn employs her expertise in landscape art and eco-fashion to create a visually appealing collection that calls on us to "connect with the absent, the hidden, the estranged, and the otherworldly through nature imagery." Take a look: View the entire comment thread.