This archive page is a place for information about events that have taken place at the park in the past.
Walking Conversations was a series of talks between David Stromeyer and nationally known, local experts that took place in during the 2015 season. Below are some short video teasers and links to the longer, more complete video on vimeo.
JULY 25 / Kory Rogers, Curator of Design at The Shelburne Museum, spoke with David on the topic of Craft & Art: Meetings and Divergences. They discussed the history of the modern craft movement and then explore varying approaches to materials, processes, and industry from the perspectives of art and craft. See full 52 minute video on Vimeo.
AUGUST 8 / Julia Shipley, writer poet and farmer, and David discussed the nature-sculpture relationship. They considered our relationship to nature and discuss how they, and other artists, have responded and represented the natural world in a variety of settings. See full 27 minute video on Vimeo.
SEPTEMBER 12 / Composer and conductor Andrew Massey spoke with David about form, function, and rhythm in sculpture and music. See full length video here.
OCTOBER 3 / Jason Bates, Professor of Medicine and a biomedical engineer at University of Vermont, and David explored the similarities between artistic and scientific practice. See the full 52 minute video on Vimeo.