Posts Tagged ‘fear of flying’

How I Overcame My Fear of Flying After Flying on 9/11

September 6, 2016

Airescape 3 by Marian Osher © 2010

Airescape 3 by Marian Osher © 2010

GWU Presents Fearless Flying in 2016!

Mixed-Media Paintings and Wall Hangings by Marian Osher on exhibit September 12, 2016 thru January 4, 2017

Reception/Artist’s Talk Thurs., Sept. 15, 2016 6 – 8:30 pm

Free and open to the public. RSVP requested:
https://virginia.gwu.edu/opening-fall-art-exhibits
or call 571-553-5002

My fear of flying developed during several flights to Colorado. Electrical problems, fuel leaking out of an airline before take-off, auxiliary engine failure before flying into a blizzard, and many other “turbulent” experiences escalated my fear.

In early September 2001, there was a terrible thunderstorm when my airplane was about to land at BWI, Baltimore. The airport radar was struck by lightning (more…)

“Pushing Progress” at Ronald Reagan National Airport, Washington, DC

March 16, 2012

It has been really fun to participate in this large group show with the Washington Printmakers Gallery and DC Glass Works at the Ronald Reagan National Airport.  It is the first time that I have had the opportunity to show paintings from my Fearless Flying series in a actual airport.  This show is on view thru the end of April in the Gallery Walk, part of the public concourse to Terminal A. Stop by and see it if you have a chance!