Friday , 17 November 2017

Events

Aaron Spangler Woodcarvings Shown at Highpoint Center for Printmaking

By: Shannon Scheidell It’s not often we see artists creating works from scratch, but Aaron Spangler’s woodcarvings prove that the traditional art form has not gone out of style. From now until Nov. 15, visit the Highpoint Center for Printmaking and view his unique images, ranging in size from 4.5′ x 2.5′ to 8′ x 4′. The “canvas” is not as big ... Read More »

Third Annual Cat Video Film Festival at Walker Art Center

By: Shannon Scheidell It was unofficially Cat Day for thousands who came out to the Walker Art Center to participate in the Internet Cat Video Film Festival on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. “The first time we had it, we thought a couple hundred people would come,” said Sarah Schultz, curator of public practice for the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, Minn. ... Read More »

For the Birds: 1st Thursdays @ Orlando Museum of Art

By: Shannon Scheidell Sandra Scheetz-Wise’s piece titled “Economy” spoke volumes tonight at The Orlando Museum of Art. Encapsulating the atmosphere of drunk well-to-dos shmoozing it up with well-known and other wannabe local artists, you can really see the allegorical theme of the rich devouring the poor, taking elements from Scheetz-Wise’s paintings and extrapolating her concept on the entire array of people who bumped ... Read More »

Artists for Autism Showcase Work at Loft 55 Gallery & Boutique

By: Shannon Scheidell This is the first time a local Orlando art gallery is conducting a mural project to support awareness with autism and special needs development. “The number of people being diagnosed every year on the autism spectrum continues to increase as awareness increases, the question is how to help those diagnosed…” reads a headline from the the Loft 55’s website. The ... Read More »

Functional and Fine Art Gallery to Open at Month’s End

By: Shannon Scheidell The new gallery, Artista Bottega, will host its grand opening Aug. 30 across the street from the legendary Jacob Schmidt Brewing Company. Nance Derby, the sole proprietor of the shop on West 7th has designed props for The Guthrie and the Saint Paul City Ballet, as well as scenes from The Mighty Ducks and Grumpy Old Men. Now she is opening her ... Read More »