Celebrating the shared neighborhood history of
Edgar Miller’s handmade homes and artwork
Art on Sedgwick with Edgar Miller Legacy & artist Sharon Bladholm
Workshops, tours, & events with local schools, 2018
“Rooted” was a collaboration between Art on Sedgwick, Edgar Miller Legacy, and artist Sharon Bladholm to educate and celebrate historic Old Town Artist Edgar Miller. This collaboration ranged from tours for local schools associated with Art on Sedgwick, special lectures, printmaking and sculpture workshops with Sharon Bladholm, and a final culminating exhibit.
May 2018 – Art on Sedgwick & Marshall Field Garden Apartments – 1408 & 1409 N. Sedgwick
About The Artist – Sharon Bladholm
Sharon’s work has been profoundly influenced by her participation as artist, on scientific expeditions to remote and biologically diverse ecosystems of the Peruvian and Brazilian Amazon on expeditions with the Field Museum, Conservation International and Andes to Amazon Biodiversity Program. She has long explored the interfaces of art, science, conservation and nature in numerous series of artworks in diverse mediums including glass, bronze and ceramic, as well as works on paper.