Brookfield Craft Center's historic Mill Building on Route 25 (286 Whisconier Road), Brookfield, 06804. Phone: 203-775-4526.
Opening in the Lynn Tendler Bignell Gallery at the Brookfield Craft Center on Sunday. A public opening/reception will be held that day from 1-4pm with a special curator's talk at 3:00pm. The artists selected for this exhibition employ their own unique ways of working with their chosen materials to redefine what chain maille means in today's world of body armor and wearable art for the body. The work on display represents a unique collection of items suitable for architectural applications as well as for personal attire or artful sculpture. The participating artists are: David Austin, Conner Bishop, Ruth Borgenicht, Robert Dancik, Dennis Gardner, Lindsay Ketterer Gates, Cas Holman, David Licata, Scott David Plumlee, Leslie Pontz, Judy Walker and Donovan Widmer.
The show will be open daily and will run through May 4th, 2008.