Bette Ann organizes community ceramic shard mosaic workshops and installations. Over the past 12 years, she has worked with groups to create numerous projects, which are permanently located in hospitals, schools and libraries. Bette Ann is passionate about fostering the creative experience as a vehicle toward community connectivity and feels that installation art is essential to well-being.
Libby's images have been inspired by her teaching in Samoa and travels in Europe, Asia, India and the mid-east. Over the past 35 years, she has received numerous awards for her work, which has been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the US.
Bette Ann founded the sculptors’ collective, “Studios Without Walls”, which has received 13 consecutive MCC/BAC grants for environmental installations in Brookline, MA.
Recent Community Mosaics
Brookline Town-wide Mosaic,MCC grant Coolidge Corner Library, Brookline, MA.
Yestermorrow Wall at Yestermorrow Build/Design School, Warren, VT.
Peace/Shalom Boston/Haifa (Israel) Connection, Temple Beth Avodah, Newton, MA.
Tree of Knowledge, City-Wide Friends of the Boston Public Library grant, Jamaica Plain Sedgwick Branch Library, MA
The Great Wave, Harbor Arts and the East Boston Arts Foundation.James Otis Family School in East Boston, MA
Peace Dove, Boston/Haifa Connection, Temple Beth Avodah, Newton, MA
Shapes of Klee-The Village,Children's Workshop, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA