Packed in a Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson, Thursday, December 20, 2012 to Monday, January 21, 2013 - The Guide - Los Angeles magazine

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Packed in a Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson

WHERE
L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center’s Advocate & Gochis Galleries
WHEN
Thursday, December 20, 2012 to Monday, January 21, 2013
TIME
Various

The little we know about Edith Lake Wilkinson is shrouded in mystery. After the artist was committed to an asylum at age 57, her possessions were packed into trunks and shipped off, and she was never heard from again. By chance, family members opened those trunks years later and discovered an astounding collection of impressionistic-Fauve artwork, which is now being exhibited for the first time. More information.

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