Burlington City Arts

Willy Somma

Willy Somma is a New York based artist who reimagines landscape photography through the use of traditional and alternative photographic methods. Her work has been published in The New Yorker, V Magazine, and TOKION, among others and exhibited at Jen Bekman Gallery and apexart. Somma received her Masters degree from the International Center of Photography in New York, NY and was awarded an artist in residence at the UCROSS Foundation for the Arts in 2007. She currently teaches at the International Center of Photography in New York, NY.


Rotem Tamir

Rotem Tamir is an Israeli born artist who lives and works in Richmond, Virginia. Tamir's work is developed through long-term investigation, research and experimentation. Her projects are the outcome of a response to places and experiences. She considers herself an explorer. Tamir received her MFA in Sculpture + Extended Media from Virginia Commonwealth University and her BFA from Bezalel Academy for Art and Design in Jerusalem, Israel. 


Nathan Vincent

Nathan Vincent is an artist who explores power structures and the roles we play in society at large but also in our own smaller communities - and the relative morality between those worlds. through the medium of crochet Vincent has moved across ideas of gender permissions - and how society constructs often dictate the roles we play - to larger and more universal ideas of vulnerability, power, and control, surveillance, and technology. Vincent lives and works in New York City and received a BFA from the SUNY, Purchase.


Lior Modan

Lior Modan is a Brooklyn-based artist born in Tel Aviv, Israel. Modan uses borrowed forms from everyday objects, historical references, and humor to develop projects out of careful research and investigation in tandem with experimentation in the studio with various processes and materials. Modan's group exhibitions include Traveling Museum of Love, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel (2014); Feed Biennial, 1708 Gallery Richmond, VA (2013); and Suzanne, Artisphere, Washington, DC (2012).


Jessica Segall

Jessica Segall is an artist and musician living in New York City. A multidisciplinary artist, Segall works in video, live performance and performative objects. Borrowing from a lexicon of folk music, childrens' television, homesteads and Bollywood, Segall addressess ideas of individual and collective potential through humor, and elbow grease. Segall received her MFA from Columbia University in 2010 and her BA from Bard College in 2000. Her video work has been shown at the Havana Bienal in Cuba, The National gallery of Indonesia, The Queens Museum and at Scaramouche in New York City.


Scott Lenhardt

Taking inspiration from classic fantasy artist Frank Frazetta, snowboarding culture and his own native Vermont landscape, Scott Lenhardt envelops viewers in a parallel reality of imaginary places and invented beings. At The Barn, Scott spent nearly every day in the forest painting from nature, a subject typically out of reach for his New York City-based practice.


Fabric of Life

University of Vermont Medical Center
2009, copper and steel
The Fabric of Life recognizes the power of healing and wellness that takes place at Fletcher Allen. An ornate quilt recognizes the potential of our hands and minds working together to create health and well-being.

Photo courtesy of Kat Clear