Installation in 2000 of "Remnants: Ancient Forests & City Trees"
Their web post highlighting acquisition of my painting, "Places of the Heart #17.
Essay discussing the legacies of paintings by mother and son, Prilla Smith Brackett and Matt Brackett,
with their ancestor, painter Charles C. Burleigh, Jr.
The Art Connection is a Boston based nonprofit with the mission of placing artwork, donated by local
artists and collectors, onto the walls of Greater Boston community service agencies. Since 1995 The
Art Connection has been helping organizations build their art collections, and create an accessible
“museum without borders” for their clients and staff. The donated art impacts these deserving
agencies by stimulating dialogue, creativity, learning and healing. The Art Connection gives access to
original art to people who otherwise don't have any art in their lives. I was on the board of directors
for eight years, and have donated over 150 older artworks over the years.
VCCA, a residency for writers, visual artist, & composers, has six times given me caring, time, & space
at crucial points in my work.
a really fine writer, my son-in-law
43,000 Feet, the company for smart strategy, messaging, branding, and copy started by Dave and
his business partner
my son, a talented painter
educational designer, designer of this website, wonderful husband