The installation is back in Boston along with Munich this September.
Sixty artists were selected to develop pianos that are going to be featured in areas all across the greater Boston area. Any artist of any ability could use. There was no limitation on mediums that can be utilized for each piano. Many will be shaped, paper m ched, screen-printed, you name it. Nineteen artists will be returning, including Jeannette and her daughter.
It is simply excellent remaining in this area with the other artists. Working in South Boston is unbelievable, Jeannette stated.
The pianos were created at the Innovation and Style Building in Jamestown, Boston and will be distributed throughout the city at the start of September.
Their very first piano Jeannette and Zoey worked together on in 2013 was very centered on Vermont farm life, these next pieces will be very different, she stated.
The first piano by the Staleys was placed in a Boston kids hospital.
This time Jeannette wantedwished to focus on the Muses of Greek poetry and literature. She wanted the artwork to tell a story instead of just paint an image. Its all about the Muses, Jeannette said.
She teamed up with Vermont poet Verandah Porche to include the element of story informing in her collage based vision of the Simply Play Me piano.
Porche is a Vermont poet, responsible for the timeless Listening Out Loud and has actually likewise collaborated with numerous musical artists and the Music of our Spheres females chorus in Brattleboro.
Jeannette often uses a mix of impressionism and collage in her art work to produce really unique and eclectic works. Her pieces are included in galleries across New England. She currently runs the Flying Canvas Studio in Westminster where she began painting flooring clothing for her farmhouse. She now creates mixed media and prints at the studio.
Her child Zoey will also be painting a piano for the installation. Zoey participates in the Massachusetts College of Art and Style in Boston and majors in painting.
The pianos will be finished by Friday to be ready for the September setup. For the Staleys this really is a family affair. Jeannettes kid dealt with the previous Boston task in 2013 as a piano tuner and is working closely with them on their existing tasks.
The project is being moneyed by the Boston structure and numerous other donors.
For more infoFor additional information on Play Me Im Yours, go to streetpianos.com
For more detailsFor additional information on the Flying Canvas Studio, go to flyingcanvasstudio.com
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