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Artists Find Room to Create as Wickford Art Association Brings Back ‘A is For’ Exhibit | Arts & Living

NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI — For its upcoming exhibition, the Wickford Art Association has given artists carte blanche to submit pieces of any subject, made from any medium. The problem? Each piece had to end the phrase “A is for…” That’s the title of the show, which opens Friday and will run until April 3. “A […]

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Kittery Art Association will present ‘Strokes of Color’

KITTERY — The Kittery Art Association’s all-member show “Strokes of Color” will open Feb. 3 and run through March 6. What does the use of color evoke in us? How does it influence our way of seeing the world? Strokes of Color features artwork that explores color and tone, the vibes and emotions evoked, and […]

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Seacoast Art Association in Exeter NH recharges during January break

EXETER – The Seacoast Artist Association means “Community” to its members. Nothing illustrated this better than the surprise party that its board of directors and members of the suspended gallery organized on Christmas Day to celebrate the retirement of long-time manager Annick Bouvron-Gromek. What started as donations for gardening gift certificates turned into a surprise […]

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Reunion for new director of Renfrewshire museums

A new director has taken over Renfrewshire Museums and says he looks forward to telling the story of his home region’s proud past while helping to shape a vibrant future. Neil Ballantyne started working as a Museums and Collections Manager at the Renfrewshire Museums Service, which is part of Renfrewshire Leisure, the charity that runs […]

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An era ends: the Porterville Art Association closes its doors | Pictures

A Porterville establishment is closing. The Porterville Art Association, which has existed in Porterville since 1966, will close at its current location at 151 North Main Street. PAA is closing in part due to the COVID pandemic. “After two years of declining assets, PAA’s board of directors unfortunately took a unanimous decision to dissolve the […]

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SunLive – Summer suggestions from the artistic director of Tauranga

James Wilson, Director of Arts and Culture for Tauranga City Council has some great suggestions for enjoying the Christmas and New Year’s summer holidays. “A very Merry Christmas to all Weekend Sun readers! Hope you all can enjoy a relaxing and peaceful Christmas vacation with your families after a difficult year for everyone, ”said James. […]

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Art Association celebrates the works of its members at Muchnic | Community and way of life

Members of the Atchison Art Association hosted the 2021 Annual Members’ Exhibition and Gala on December 3 at the Muchnic Gallery. The event featured harpist Alexa Harper and numerous competing art exhibits. Members and guests mingled with each other during the evening throughout the gallery. Refreshments were served along the wraparound porch amid the cool […]

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Sam Stewart, Utah fund manager who supported the arts, dies at 79

Sam Stewart, whose talent as a “collector of people” helped him turn a Utah financial firm into a multi-billion dollar business, has passed away. Stewart died at his Salt Lake City home on Tuesday, according to his son, Josh Stewart. Stewart was 79 – and, as he often predicted, was at his home desk, presumably […]

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Brewer Exclusive Artist at Porterville Art Association Gallery | Pictures

The Porterville Art Association is proud to present Jeanette Brewer as the exclusive artist for the PAA Gallery located at 151 North Main Street, Porterville, in Studio E. “Since joining the arts association, my artwork has evolved from basic African cultural images to black American cowboys, floral art and endangered species, ”said Brewer. “Everything that […]

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Prospects: Sampler Antique Club hosts raffle to support Vicksburg Art Association – The Vicksburg Post

In the novel “A Tale of Two Cities”, Charles Dickens begins his story with “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times …” In some ways, that could describe the past year. The pandemic has brought a lot of grief and loss, but in his anger there have also been moments […]

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The show of all the members of the Kittery Art Association: En Plein Air

KITTERY – The Kittery Art Association is about to present “En Plein Air”, a member-only show showcasing works of art created in the great outdoors. Whether the artists worked on one of the many summer excursions with the Kittery Art Association’s En Plein Air group or independently took inspiration from the vast possibilities for on-site […]

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director of arts and culture greeted at Tuesday board meeting | Energeticcity.ca

Griffith has 15 years of experience in administration, management and human resources in the arts and in building and managing his own small businesses. She previously worked at the Globe Theater in Regina, Saskatchewan, as a production manager. She spent little time in the professional theater community of Montreal, general manager of the adult theater […]

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Saturday’s centennial celebrations at the Lyme Art Association include the traditional “tea day”… but what’s its history?

‘Tea Day 1930’ by Edward Volkerts paints a magnificent picture of the teas that stood on the lawn in front of the old Lyme Art Association. A “tea day” is part of AAL’s centenary celebrations this Saturday. Image courtesy of the Volkerts family. OLD LYME – Saturday August 7, the Lyme Art Association (LAA) celebrates […]

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South County Art Association Unveils Renovation and Annual Photo Exhibition | Arts and life

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, RI – The South County Art Association reopened last Friday and things are already looking brighter for the gallery – literally and figuratively. “It’s fantastic,” said Kathleen Carland, Executive Director of SCAA. “It’s like a whole new world, you wouldn’t believe it if you saw it before and after.” The renovations, which saw […]

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College Art Association names 2020 Distinction Award recipients

The College Art Association (CAA) today announced the recipients and finalists of its 2020 CAA Distinction Awards. They will each be recognized at the convocation at the CAA annual conference on Wednesday, February 12 at 6 p.m. 00 at the Hilton Chicago. This year’s winners include Eleanor Antin, who will receive the Distinguished Artist Award […]

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Weekend Events: Art Critic Show, Bubble Show

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – We’ve partnered with the team at Hoodline – the super local neighborhood website for finding weekend activities in and around the Bay Area. The art critic comedy showJeremy Talamantes and Jordan Cerminara are looking for bad art. They comb through thrift stores, garage sales, and other places generally little known for […]