Tessa D’Agostino

Multi-Media Artist Specializing in Found Material Assemblage, Jewelry & Earthworks

Crown of Growth

Currently Exhibiting Work In The Following Shows…

All About Seven Invitation front resized   ALL ABOUT sEVEn: A Multi-media Exhibit by 49 Cape Women Artists Curated by Shawn Nelson Dahlstrom

At the Cape Cod Museum of Art 60 Hope Lane, off Route 6A Dennis, MA 02638

February 14 – March 30th

  *Opening Reception: March 1, 2014

For this show I was randomly assigned to be a part of the group themed ” Seven Sisters, Pleiades Constellation”.  Below is a piece of my writing and a slide show of my sculpture “Freeing The Light” that I created inspired by this theme.

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“For many ancient, indigenous cultures Pleiades was a source of timekeeping and also helped predict a season’s harvest. From the perspective of an ancient tribesperson, I could only imagine ceremoniously looking up for guidance, to find one these stars missing. This sculpture embodies the deep spiritual energy of paying homage to this fallen star.” -Tessa D’Agostino

This exhibition showcases the work of 49 women from across the Cape, working in a variety of media: painting, printmaking, glass, fiber, mixed media, sculpture, encaustic, and conceptual. The women range in age from 22-82 and include both emerging and well-established artists.

Seven groups of seven have spent a full year working on their selected themes on which they based their work. The seven themes are: Seven Sisters, Pleiades Constellation; Seven Deadly Sins or Not; Seven Elements; Seventh Generation from Native American lore; Seven Intentions; Seven Colors of the Visible Spectrum; Formal 7.

To read more about this show please visit http://www.ccmoa.org/Upcoming-Exhibitions.asp

To read a great article about this show where my sculpture “Freeing the Light” is featured please visit Cape Women Online at  http://www.capewomenonline.com/2014_Issues/Winter_2014/Winter_2014_Articles/EmbracingContemporary.html

Next Show…

Mutual Muses VII

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The 7th Annual Mutual Muses Exhibition

A Marriage of Literary and Visual Art

at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod in So. Yarmouth

Opening Reception: Friday April 4th   5-8pm

What is Mutual Muses?

Mutual Muses is an annual spring exhibit held in all four Cultural Center galleries. Half of the participants are writers (both prose and poetry this year) and half are visual artists (painters, sculptors, fabric and glass artists, etc.). Writers are randomly assigned an image from which they will draw inspiration, and visual artists are randomly assigned a poem or paragraph that will inspire them.

Above is a piece of my work currently being used as inspiration for a poem soon to be…

For more information on this event please visit the Cultural Center’s website http://www.cultural-center.org/index.html

To find a sampling of my work anyday & everyday…

Please visit the new

Black Crow Gallery

located in Mashpee Commons

Nature Inspired Jewlery, Mixed Media, Found Materials Assemblage, Hand Woven Lighted Vine Work and more…

~;~ Also keep up to date on what’s new with my “Spiral Stone of Cape Cod” jewlery, artwork, and earthworks line by following me on Facebook

Click the link and become a Fan!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Spiral-Stone-Of-Cape-Cod/127524637304264

 Contact Tessa by email at CrowStudio.td@gmail.com

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