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February 28, 2018 - March 31, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Time Details:
Open 9AM-5PM, T-Th; 9AM-8PM, Fri; 10AM-8PM, Sat; 12PM-6PM, Sun
Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center
8004 N. Dallas Parkway
Frisco, TX 75034
Free Admission.
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"Drawn to Nature" Solo Art Exhibition - Amanda Hay

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

"Why are we drawn to nature? Why do we seek out the ocean, forests, or wildlife itself? Throughout history we have been trying to find a balance between creature comforts and experiencing the outdoors. It may be as simple as having a plant on your desk, or as extreme as climbing a mountain. Some may try to tame nature, study it, or just appreciate it. No matter how each of us pursues a connection to nature, it is undeniable that nature has been - and always will be – interwoven like a vine with our lives. This idea fascinates me, and is the inspiration for my 'Drawn to Nature' exhibition. By creating these images of nature - and bringing the outside world into an art gallery - I am exploring this connection to nature we all desire." -Amanda Hay About the artist: Amanda always dabbled in art. After getting her Art History MA from the University of Nottingham, she developed her professional artistic career in TX, working primarily with charcoal, and achieving incredibl