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VANISH – Disappearing Icons of a Rural America

February 24 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$25

A remarkable story of past and present, Vanish chronicles the “visual preservation” adventures of fine art photographer, Jim Westphalen, as he travels across the country seeking out and creating stunning imagery of America’s disappearing rural structures. Equal parts art, history and seat of the pants storm chasing, road-trip with Westphalen as he races against time and the unrelenting elements to capture the extraordinary beauty of aging barns, one room schoolhouses, grain elevators, prairie churches and all the classic structures that our country’s rural heritage was built upon. Though many of these evocative relics will eventually surrender to the elements, our film captures firsthand the passionate people who strive and struggle to save these gems, revealing stories of dreams, loss and hope.

Details

Date:
February 24
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$25
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Website:
https://www.sprucepeakarts.org/events/vanish-disappearing-icons-of-a-rural-america/

Organizer

Spruce Peak Arts
Phone
(802) 760-4634
Email
info@sprucepeakarts.org
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Creative Zone
Four-County Zone (Franklin, Grand Isle, Lamoille, and Washington Counties)

Venue

Spruce Peak Arts
122 Hourglass Drive
Stowe, VT 05672 United States
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Phone
(802) 760-4634
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