August 17, 2011
Milagro Design Group kicks off their plan to display Art of area artists in their offices at 15 Lewis Street in downtown Hartford with the multi-media work of Jon Eastman. Utilizing whatever he can find, including pieces from the old Elm Building on Main Street, Jon has been successful creating a variety of interesting pieces. His work will remain until September 3rd. Here are a couple of shots:
August 7, 2011
Joanne Norr's watercolors and collages of butterflies are the feature of the exhibition entitled Flutterings and Images of Transformation at the Stanley Whitman House in Farmington. A variety of media is used to explore the range from chrysalis to bloom to flight. The show will remain until August 28th.
|Stanley Whitman House|
August 5, 2011
July 24, 2011
July 22, 2011
You could almost hear the music coming from the photographs of jazz musicians hanging in the Conrad L. Mallett Gallery at Capital Community College. No, that was the music coming from the other side of the lobby where more Art was displayed. The Ascension show remains until August 21st. Here are some of the participants:
|Andres Chaparro, Jr.|
July 20, 2011
It was a cosmic happening at the Downtown Gallery in New Britain. The As Above ... So Below: Sci-fi, fantasy and cosmic Art exhibition features a variety of media and interpretations from The Kraken to Proto-emo-toceratops. The show will be up until August 20. Here are some of the celebrants:
|Sea n Vivier|
|The Art League of New Britain President Laurencia Ciprus and Greater New Britain Arts Alliance Director Stephen Hard|
July 15, 2011
It was opening night for Barbara Hocker's solo exhibition at the 100 Pearl Street Gallery, presented by the Greater Hartford Arts Council. Meanderings and Reflections is the name of the exhibition and I'm sure you can get into the spirit after looking at Barbara's work for a while. The show is up until September 7th.
July 8, 2011
There was lots of Art to see in downtown Hartford for First Thursday. First was the special show at the Hartford Courant Gallery at the Wadsworth Atheneum where 16 artists who will participating in next Fall's Open Studio Weekend displayed work as a sort of kick off. I understand the Art will remain through the weekend. Here are some of the participants.
|Barbara Hocker, who will have the opening for her solo show at 100 Pearl Street next Thursday.|
Over at the Pump House Gallery on the edge of Bushnell Park, we found a lively gathering admiring the paintings by Linn Bae. Linn also had a piece in the Wadsworth show.
At the Hartford Public Library there was a show of ten paintings of Mark Twain done by Tony Koos as a benefit to the Bushnell Park Foundation and Hartford Public Library. The Art remains on display, and for sale, through the end of the month.