Visual Arts: Exhibition Archive

Craig Kucia: many sundays were spent talking of rockets

Sept. 15-Dec. 16
Opening Reception: Sept. 14; 6-9 pm

Craig Kucia creates complex, vividly colored paintings, both enigmatic and whimsical. While not easily definable, the Ohio native’s work engages viewers of all ages and levels of art appreciation.

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Oct. 20 – Nov. 18
Opening Reception: Oct. 19; 6-9 pm

In this ongoing photography project, the camera confronts the performer without the audience, creating an intimate interaction between the subject and the observer.

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Pepe Mar: Shock Treatment

Sept. 15 – Oct. 14
Opening Reception: Sept. 14; 6-9 pm

Simultaneously exuberant and startling, Pepe Mar’s work explores the dualities of beauty and monstrosity.

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Got No Strings

Sat, June 2 – Sun, Aug. 12, 2007

This delightful participatory exhibition, created by Bits ‘N Pieces Puppet Theatre, documents the puppeteers’ creative process from conception of a show through rendering, construction, rehearsal and production. In addition to the giant body puppets, the inclusion of many smaller puppets, character costumes, and selected set pieces permits viewers to experience close up the entire range of artistry which goes into the making of the characters and sets as it can never be seen from the audience.

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All-Media Juried Biennial, 2007

Fri, April 6 – Sun, May 20, 2007

This year’s Biennial exhibition will include original paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, photography, video, computer-generated images, and site-specific installations. These entries were selected from more than 600 works submitted by 211 Florida-based artists. 37 outstanding artists were chosen by this year’s juror Claire Breukel, Executive Director of Locust Projects.

Opening Reception, Thurs, April 5; 6:30-9:30 pm
Wealthy Artist® Seminar Series: The “Healthy” Artist
Sat, May 12; 10:30 am-1 pm

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Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice

Fri, Jan. 26 – Sun, March 25, 2007

Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice is an exhibition of female artists who investigate the image of women in popular culture. Through the lens of a camera, these artists explore such subjects as the Israeli army, “mommy and me” classes, and beauty pageants. The images evoke the raw, the venerable, and the delicate moments in between the restrictions attached to gender identity. Curated by Samantha Salzinger.

Opening Reception, Thurs, Jan. 25; 6:30-9:30 pm
Gallery Talk, Thurs, Feb. 15; 7-9 pm
Wealthy Artist® Seminar Series: Strategic Marketing for Artists
Sat, Mar. 10; 10:30 am-1 pm

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New Art as a Universal Language

Fri, Nov. 17, 2006 – Sun, Jan. 14, 2007

This exhibition will present a selected group of young international artists that have a common language for communicating their feelings and beliefs through art using a variety of contemporary media and techniques. The exhibition will present sculpture, installation, video, photography and painting. Curated by Mariavelia Savino.

Opening Reception, Thurs, Nov. 16; 6:30-9:30 pm
Panel Discussion, Sat, Nov. 18; 3-5 pm
Wealthy Artist® Seminar Series: Effective Career Transition,
Sat, Jan. 13; 10:30 am-1 pm

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