Working from a temporary studio on a Tree house platform at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation in New England USA, this work made over eight weeks in the fall of 2009. It is a 360 degree portrait of the woods from the tree house. The main work is 27 panels Casein paint on Arches 300lb paper archivally mounted on Aluminum composite.

“Into the woods: Landscape, Art and Thoreau"

Barbara Novak in conversation with Nick Miller and Brian O'Doherty. Sunday 10th July 2011 at 5pm at the Concord Arts Association. Programmed for the 70th Anniversary of The Thoreau Society Annual Gathering, 2011: “Henry David Thoreau’s Environmental Ethos: Then and Now”. Supported by Imagine Ireland is a year-long season of Irish arts in America in 2011, an initiative of Culture Ireland, with funding from the Department of Tourism, Culture and Sport.


Tree House 360 images
TREE HOUSE 360˚: selected works
Works form Treehouse 360 series
TREE HOUSE 360˚: Selected works

Slected studies and assembled multi-panel paintings

Exhibited in Rubicon Gallery Dublin (2010) and Concord Arts Assocociation, Concord MA, USA in association with OH Projects Boston

Documentary Photos: Tree house at Albers foundation, Connecticut USA, 2009.
TREE HOUSE 360˚: documentary images

A tree house platform in the grounds of the Albers foundation built by artist Fritz Horstman. It used during the fall of 2009 as a temporay studio to paint a 360 degree view of the forest over time, in leaf fall

Residency at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Bethany , Connecticut, USA (2009)

Installation phtos Concord Arts Association MA, USA (20011) and Rubiocn Gallery Dublin (2010)
TREE HOUSE 360˚: Installations

Dublin Showing included a public talk with Nicholas Fox Weber, Director of the Josef and Annis Albers Foundation. In CAA concord, the Thoreau society hosted a public interview with Nick Miller and art historian Barbara Novak, chaired by artist Brian O’Doherty

"Tree House 360˚" Rubicon Gallery Dublin (2004); Concord Arts Association, Concord MA , USA ( 2011)

TREE HOUSE 360˚: links

Selected press
The Boston Globe (pdf)
The Irish Times (pdf)
The Sunday Times (pdf)
The View (Clip) RTE television 9/11/10
The View (RTE web 9/11/10)
Irish Arts Review Summer 2015
Texts & publications
Jigsaw of Vision: In conversation with Joseph R Wolin (pdf)
Treehouse 360˚: text