FLOCK artists & installations

Guest Curator Nancy Gifford

February 28 to May 23, 2015

In addition to the breathtaking gardens of Lotusland, visitors will experience FLOCK, the contemporary art exhibit inspired by an environmental imperative – the global loss of wild bird populations and their role as indicators of the health of our planet.



David Hochbaum Murmuration: gallery installation
R.T. LivingstonSitting Ducks: Hiding in Plain Sight/Site: garden installation
Carlos PadillaThe Font: pavilion patio sound installation
Joe SheltonCaged: topiary garden installation
Gary SmithNesting: garden installation
Luis Alberto VelazquezNest Pod: pavilion patio installation
Lotusland Murder of Crows: blue garden installation
Lotusland Silent Spring: pavilion patio installation
Sharon BealsPhotography
Robin BisioDance Video
Lynn BrownMixed Media
Fatemeh BurnesPainting
Susie Read CroninBronze Sculpture
Jane EddenMixed Media
Karley FeaverEmbellished Taxidermy Birds
Juan FontaniveOrnithology flip-book
Robyn GeddesPainting
Robert GligorovArt Video
Penelope GottliebPainting
James HodgsonPainting
Laurie HoginPaintings
Nathan HuffDrawing gallery installation
Philip KoplinMixed Media
Michael LongMixed Media
Anne LutherMixed Media Collage
Alan MacyRobotic Sculpture
Kaoru Mansour Paintings
Cheryl MedowPhotography
Tom MielkoDrawing
Liza MyersPainting
Keith PuccinelliDrawing
Norman ReedSculpture
Maria RendónSculpture, Paintings
S. Gayle StevensTintype Photography
Susan TibblesMixed Media Construction
Esther TraugotCrochet Eggs
Pamela Larsson-Toscher Painting


Flying High Sponsors
Belle and Daniel Cohen
Nancy and Michael Gifford
Santa Barbara County Arts Commission*

Nesting Sponsors
Rich and Luci Janssen for the Linnea S. Hall, Ph.D. and René Corado Lecture
Susan Jorgensen and Alice Gillaroo
Adele and Loi Nguyen
Jeffrey Romano and Stan Shayer
Santa Barbara Independent
Kate Schepanovich

Tweeting Sponsors
Marc and Joanna Appleton
Dan Bifano and Allan Brostrom
Tim and Louise Casey
Robert and Christine Emmons
Jim Foster and Sandra Russell
HUB International Insurance Services
Gretchen and Robert Lieff
Judy and Dave Messick
Eileen and Alex Rasmussen
Nancy B. Schlosser

Diondra Dee
Doyle-Morgan Structural Engineering
Joanne Holderman
Connie and John Pearcy
Santa Barbara Winery
Gwen Stauffer

We are pleased to have collaborated with the following organizations:
Chaucer’s Books
Santa Barbara Audubon Society
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

*This project is funded in part by the organizational Development Grant Program using funds provided by the City of Santa Barbara in partnership with the Santa Barbara County Arts Commission.