New images exhibit opens in East Jordan

EAST JORDAN — The Jordan River Arts Council is set to open a new images…

EAST JORDAN — The Jordan River Arts Council is set to open a new images show this weekend featuring photographic operate revolving all around William Butler Yeats’ poem “The Lake Isle of Innisfree.” 

The exhibit, titled “Michigan, in the deep heart’s main,” options 4 community photographers — Kathy Silbernagel, Marilyn Hoogstraten, Kathy Carpenter and Babs Youthful — and their interoperation of Yeats’ poem.  

“So several folks appreciate the poem and even have it memorized,” said Silbernagel. 

“He wrote it in London about staying homesick for Ireland and it’s straightforward to browse the poem and use it to our household in this article in Northern Michigan.”

The exhibit took four central themes or photos from the poem like water, farming, forestry and cottages. Every single exhibiting photographer took a person of the themes and explored it by way of their personal eye and lens above the class of the very last few years.