Visual Arts

Fifth All-Media Juried Biennial

April 30 – June 5, 2011
Opening Reception: Fri., April 29, 6-9 pm

Exhibition Jurors: Scott Murray, Owner and Director, Twenty Twenty Projects, Miami; Michelle Weinberg, artist, Creative Director, Girls Club, Fort Lauderdale.

The All-Media Juried Biennial will include paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, photography, video, computer-generated images, site-specific installations, and performance art from Florida-based artists. 66 works were selected from 825 entries submitted by 294 artists.

There will be nine award-winners: Best in Show ($2,000 prize); First Place ($1,000 prize); Second Place ($600 prize); Third Place ($400 prize); and Five Honorable Mentions. Award winners will be announced at the opening reception.

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An Evening of Experimental Music

Fri., May 13, 6-9 pm

fsik huvnx, Pocket of Lollipops, Richard Vergez, and Susan Telemetry will present an evening of experimental music and performance at the Center. fsik huvnx will create atmospheres of ambient noise through the use of instruments, field recordings, tape, and other media. Richard Vergez will focus on the use of microphones as instruments with the aid of tape loops and electric guitar. Expect sophisticated punk rock, prog rock, shoe gaze, and electronics from Pocket of Lollipops. And Susan Telemetry will feature deconstructed live drums, electronics, and sampling. Admission is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Participating Artists

Nicholas Arehart Jillian Mayer
Michael Balbone Raul Mendez
Loriel Beltran Raul Perdomo
Julie Davidow Kerry Phillips
Marina Font David Rohn
Gonzalo Fuenmayor Gustavo Roman
Felice Grodin Antonia Wright & Ruben Millares
Moira Holohan Claudia Scalise
Bobbie Jo Horton Carrie Sieh
Catalina Jaramillo Peter Symons
Sinisa Kukec Barry Treu
Tina LaPorta Alba Triana
Don Lambert Alex Trimino
Susan Lee-Chun Stephan Tugrul
Marcela Loayza Richard Vergez
Juan Andres Maristany Jovan Karlo Villalba
Jordan Massengale Tom Virgin

Funding Acknowledgements

Funding Logos: State of Florida, Broward County, City of Hollywood

Gallery exhibitions and artist talks are funded in part by Michael and Lou Anne Colodny, and Marianne Ferro. The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supported in part by its members, admissions, private entities, the City of Hollywood, the Broward County Board of County Commissioners as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council; the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture; and the Kresge Foundation. We welcome donations from all members of the community who wish to support our work.