Explorations in Landscape
Debora Hunter, photography and Jane Starks, painting
Friday, November 7, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
The exhibition runs from November 7, through December 14, 2014
"A viewshed designates a field of vision witnessed by onlookers. It can be a forest,
grassland, ocean, or desert, and represents a biotic community within a cultural context.
To have a viewshed, there must be a viewer, and a reason for this spot or area to
be scrutinized. Like the word landscape, viewshed implies a witness, often for aesthetic
reasons, or with an eye towards conservation because of the natural beauty of the
* Gretel Ehrlich, in Home Ground: Language for an American Landscape, 2006, Trinity
University Press, eds. Lopez and Gwartney
The Haggerty Gallery located in the Art History Building of the Haggerty Arts Village
on the University of Dallas campus, in Irving, at the corner of Gorman Dr. and Haggar
Mon. through Fri.: 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Sat. and Sun.: 12:00 noon until 5:00 pm