A painting of a partially frozen pond, in blacks and greens, in the middle of a snow covered forest of dead trees.
Virtual Artist Talk, Eric Aho: Headwater



BCA presents a free, interactive, online program with Vermont-based and nationally acclaimed painter, Eric Aho in conjunction with his BCA exhibition, Headwater. Aho discusses his approach to painting – an evocative blend of abstraction and realism – and reveals the visual and literary sources that inform his work.  including influential essayists and poets, as well as the verdant landscape surrounding his home in Saxons River.  

Image Credit: Eric Aho, open pond

Photos: Rachel Portesi

The 2022 Exhibition Year Presented By Mascoma Bank, Community First Since 1899, Certified B Corp, With a circular logo of repeating teardrop shapes

Eric Aho: Headwater and Sarah Trad: What Still Remains are sponsored in part by The Maslow Family Foundation and Gravel & Shea PC. Hospitality sponsor, Lake Champlain Chocolates.

Burlington City Arts is supported in part by the New England Foundation for the Arts through the New England Arts Resilience Fund, part of the United States Regional Arts Resilience Fund, an initiative of the U.S. Regional Arts Organizations and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with major funding from the federal CARES Act and the American Rescue Plan Act from the National Endowment for the Arts, and by The Vermont Arts Council & the National Endowment for the Arts.

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