FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Mail Art Exhibition and Reception commemorating Lake Worth Centennial
Contact: AnnaMaria Windisch-Hunt (561) 921-1962
Lake Worth, Florida == The Lake worth Museum, located at 414 Lucerne Ave. will exhibit the collection of Mail Art received over the last year in tribute to the city’s Centennial. the exhibit opens on Wednesday, April 30th with a reception from 6-8 p.m.
More than 10 artistically embellished envelopes were delivered by the US Postal Service to lake worth city Hall from well wishers around the world as far away as China and New Zealand. Each envelope is a unique expression using drawings, calligraphy, collage or photography, Some are not even envelopes. One in particular uses a dried sea grape leaf as a canvas for their centennial tribute.
The collection will remain a permanent part of the Museum’s historical collection of art and artefacts from the first 100 years of the City’s history. the Lake Worth historical Museum in the City Hall Annex Building is located on the second floor. the Museum is open on Wednesdays and Fridays from 1-4 p.m. and tours are available by appointment. For more information about the Lake Worth Museum, please call (561) 533-07354