November Artist-in-Residence: John Wehrle

November 2, 2011November 27, 2011

Rising Tide: A Post-Cautionary Tale, a Work in Progress

Wednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m.
and Fridays, 6:00–8:45 p.m.

John Wehrle invites visitors to participate in a visual scenario of the near future in a location very close to home. There will beopportunities to paint, draw, and design this New World on both a small and a large scale, using a grid system on canvas. Ark optional! Help create your own ecological niche: We all do our best to adapt to new realities. Can’t you evolve just a little faster? C’mon, adapt already! 


Friday, November 25, 6:00–8:30 p.m
Closing reception: Celebrate the residency of John Wehrle with light refreshments and live music.


Photo taken by Fletcher Oakes


The Artist Studio program is supported by the Fleishhacker Foundation.

The Artist Studio program is a part of FAMSF’s Cultural Encounters initiative designed to attract new and diverse audiences to the Museums. Cultural Encounters is generously funded by the James Irvine Foundation, The Wallace Foundation, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the Columbia Foundation, and the Winifred Johnson Clive Foundation.