Programs


The Universe Hangs On Sound – A Virtual Event (Part One) with STEVE GORN

With Steve Gorn

March 16, 2021
Virtual Event
  Sky Lake presents Art and the Artist, a four-part series of personal dialogues investigating the mark of dharma on the artistic process. Eric Archer will be a weaver of these dialogues. He is a musician, artist, and poet who builds community through presence and connection.                         Part One:  An exploration of sound as a synchronizing of heart and mind, investigating how music mingles with outer, inner and secret view. Steve Gorn plays Indian classical and contemporary world music on the bamboo flute joining traditional forms with the freshness…

Portraying a Tantric Queen – A Virtual Event (Part Two) with JOANNA ROTTE

With Joanna Rotté

April 20, 2021
Virtual Event
  Sky Lake presents Art and the Artist, a four-part series of personal dialogues investigating the mark of dharma on the artistic process. Eric Archer will be a weaver of these dialogues. He is a musician, artist, and poet who builds community through presence and connection. Part Two:  A discussion of how a theatre event featuring the noble life of Yeshe Tsogyal came to be written, produced and performed. A scene from the play will be enacted. Joanna Rotté, Professor Emeritus, combines acting and directing theatre with practicing meditation.

Expressive Brush/ Making a Mark – A Virtual Event (Part Three) with BARBARA BASH

With Barbara Bash

May 18, 2021
Virtual Event
  Sky Lake presents Art and the Artist, a four-part series of personal dialogues investigating the mark of dharma on the artistic process. Eric Archer will be a weaver of these dialogues. He is a musician, artist, and poet who builds community through presence and connection.   Part Three: How do we approach the page of our life? What is the experience of landing connecting and receiving insight? Following the brush the world is revealed. Barbara Bash is a calligraphic artist and practitioner of heaven, earth and human principles as they manifest in visual expression.

Recognition / The Elastic Moment – A Virtual Event (Part Four) with DANIEL BERLIN

With Daniel Berlin

June 15, 2021
Virtual Event
  Sky Lake presents Art and the Artist, a four-part series of personal dialogues investigating the mark of dharma on the artistic process. Eric Archer will be a weaver of these dialogues. He is a musician, artist, and poet who builds community through presence and connection.   Part Four: An inquiry into how meditation informs art-making and creates an atmosphere of receptivity and freshness. Sharing poetic flashes offers a genuine connection between viewer and art. Daniel Berlin is a painter and an avid practitioner of mono typing. He received an MFA in Fine Arts from the University of Colorado. He…