Artist-in-Residence Anna Caione

Anna at work


Anna Caione, artist in residence

Australian artist Anna Caione is delightfully complex. Her work reflects her own contradictions, her restlessness, her transplanted roots, her ease with city life and her yearning for a simpler existence, outside the city. Her work is delicate and loving, almost ephemeral and in some ways unsettling. An endless […]

Recital, 12 May

The room in anticipation

The recital we planned with Lisa and Nabi was one of those strange events in life where you have no idea what to expect but you just take the plunge. I woke up in the night a few days prior to the recital thinking that I should be worried, I […]

Lisa Lanza, Pianist

Lisa at the 2009 Ediburgh Festival

Lisa at the 2009 Ediburgh Festival

It’s been a huge pleasure to have the company of Lisa Lanza, a Washington-based pianist, this past week.

Over many late-night meals she has told us about her careers in medical records, as a cafĂ© owner, and as a bookkeeper; about her vegetable garden, her cats, her husband’s […]

2012 Season – Official Opening

The park in full flower

The park in full flower


The golden orioles, hoopoos and black woodpeckers have arrived so spring is fully (and finally!) underway. AMICS is hosting a group of artists as varied, colorful and fascinating as our resident birds this year. We have several exciting events planned for you this summer, starting with a concert […]