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Friday, January 11, 2019

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Dec
7
2018
– THRU –
Jan
20
2019

Show 29

Show 29
Description:

The Front celebrates the opening of SHOW 29, on Friday, December 7, from 4 to 8 p.m. The exhibition, running December 7 through January 20, will feature recent work of the gallery’s membership of Vermont-based contemporary artists. The opening reception is free and open to the public, with live music from Jay Saffran.

Gallery Hours: Friday 4-7pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am-5pm.

For more information about The Front’s news and events, visit thefrontvt.com.
Contact the gallery at info@thefrontvt.com or by phone (802) 552-0877.
The Front is located 6 Barre Street in downtown Montpelier, diagonally across and around the corner from the Savoy Theatre.

Time: 12/7/18 4:00pm - 1/20/19 5:00pm
Location: The Front Gallery, 6 Barre Street, Montpelier
Jan
7
2019
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Jan
25
2019

January Afterschool Arts Intensive: With visiting artist, Eliza Amber

January Afterschool Arts Intensive: With visiting artist, Eliza Amber
Description:

Students grade 5 through 8 are invited to attend a FREE three week arts intensive lead by visiting artist Eliza Amber and SafeArt's Afterschool Youth facilitator, Zoë Boucher.

Explore new art forms from potato printmaking to found art sculpture to performance art and more!

Middle school students are invited to come esplore the art world regardless of experience. ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED as well as afterschool snacks. Come to some classes or all!

The intensive will end with a Gallery Opening at SafeArt on January 25th, 6-8pm to display new works.

Time: 1/7/19 3:00pm - 1/25/19 4:30pm
Location: SafeArt, Chelsea
Dec
7
2018
– THRU –
Jan
31
2019

Glen Coburn Hutcheson, Art Exhibition, Artist Talk, 6:30pm

Glen Coburn Hutcheson, Art Exhibition, Artist Talk, 6:30pm
Description:

Glen Coburn Hutcheson presents LEFT at Local 64.

“I aim for straight but often hit squiggly” is no trick of a left hand at play with paint and pencil. In fact memory and experience on his surfaces collude in extended strokes of color like a sonic algorithm that link sky to earth, trees to form, movement to resolve.
"I don't believe in a break between de Kooning, Morisot, and Rembrandt. Ideas and traditions continue like the branches of a tree growing alongside each other. So Cubism isn't over, nor is Dutch Realism."

Time: 12/7/18 4:00pm - 1/31/19 3:00pm
Location: Local 64, 43 State St, #2, Montpelier
Jan
1
2019
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Jan
31
2019

Art in the Cafe at Hunger Mountain Co-op

Art in the Cafe at Hunger Mountain Co-op
Description:

Hunger Mountain Co-op's Art in the Café program supports local artists by showcasing the work of our member-owners and staff in our café seating area. Our family-friendly, month-long local art exhibits are geared toward creating a pleasant dining experience for café customers.

As our Art in the Café artist, your work will hang in our bustling café, which is typically filled to capacity during the lunch and dinner hours while remaining very busy at most other times. You will receive month-long highlighting from the Co-op, including a feature on our “Local Focus” blog as well as a separate blog page featuring you and your work, along with posts on the Co-op’s social networking platforms (over 9,500 fans on Facebook, nearly 3,500 Twitter followers & just over 1.5K on Instagram).

We are looking for exhibitors for 2019, starting in January! Please email info@hungermountain.coop for an application if you are interested!

Time: 1/1/19 8:00am - 1/31/19 8:00pm
Location: 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier
Jan
4
2019
– THRU –
Feb
1
2019

Endangered Alphabets - Works by Tim Brookes

Endangered Alphabets - Works by Tim Brookes
Description:

Hand-carved texts on Vermont curly maple in writing whose very letters face extinction. The crafted carvings, of Vermont writer/artist Tim Brookes, bring together elements of calligraphy, woodwork, linguistics, anthropology and human rights to address a question that is rarely asked, but directly affects hundreds of millions of people worldwide: what happens when a culture loses its alphabet?

Artist Talk/ Reception
Thursday, January 17 4:00 – 6:00pm – State House Cafeteria
Talk 4:30 to 5:15pm Tim Brookes and Lt. Gov. David Zuckerman

Time: 1/4/19 8:00am - 2/1/19 5:00pm
Location: Vermont State House Cafeteria, Montpelier
Jan
8
2019
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Feb
15
2019

"Something Dear" - Photographer's Workroom

"Something Dear" - Photographer's Workroom
Description:

Gallery’s Group Exhibitions Hallway will exhibit ”Something Dear” works of the Photographers Workroom through February 15, 2019. The workroom is a study in project creation and portfolio development. Emphasis is on photography as process and practice, and using cameras as a way of seeing. Artist’s exhibiting their work include Nancy Banks, Christie Carter, Kay Jostrand, Rosalind Daniels, Peggy Smith, Shapleigh Smith and Marcie Scudder.

Opening Reception – Thursday, January 10 from 5:00-7:00 pm for both exhibits.
With live piano music by Jim Thompson

Time: 1/8/19 12:00pm - 2/15/19 4:00pm
Location: T. W. Wood Art Gallery, 46 Barre Street, Montpelier
Jan
8
2019
– THRU –
Mar
1
2019

ABSTRACT VERMONT : Paintings, Drawings and Collage by AXEL STOHLBERG

ABSTRACT VERMONT : Paintings, Drawings and Collage by AXEL STOHLBERG
Description:

Paintings, Drawings and Collage by AXEL STOHLBERG

“I am constantly fascinated by what I see around me. I do not try to duplicate what I see, but make my own interpretation.”

“When people ask me, What kind of art do you make? I answer, I do everything. From painting, drawing, sculpture and assemblage, using all kinds of mediums, I am able to move between the lines of recognizable and abstract images, and feel the freedom to go in all kinds of different directions.”

Axel lives in Montpelier, VT and exhibits extensively throughout Maine and Vermont.

Opening Reception and Artist Talk on Thursday, February 7, 4:40-6pm. ARTIST TALK at 5pm

Time: 1/8/19 8:00am - 3/1/19 12:00pm
Location: THE GALLERY at Central Vermont Medical Center, Berlin
Jan
8
2019
– THRU –
Mar
1
2019

Winter Juried Exhibit

Winter Juried Exhibit
Description:

This exhibit highlights an eclectic group of 26 local Vermont artists. Work includes paintings, prints, photographs, sculpture, fiber arts, and jewelry. The show brims with works by Barbara Bendix, Robert Chapala, Cindy Griffith, Kate Longmaid, A.S.McGuffin, Kenneth Saxe and Ann Young and many others. The exhibit was juried by Jurors for Mary Admasian, Elliott Bent and Linda Mirabile.

Opening Reception – Thursday, January 10 from 5:00-7:00 pm for both exhibits. With live piano music by Jim Thompson.

Time: 1/8/19 12:00pm - 3/1/19 4:00pm
Location: T. W. Wood Art Gallery, 46 Barre Street, Montpelier
Jan
5
2019
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Mar
2
2019

The Art of the Portrait

The Art of the Portrait
Description:

Valley Arts is pleased to announce a new solo exhibition of spectacular portraits by August Burns. The exhibition is a rare opportunity for the public to view paintings from this outstanding Vermont Artist. The paintings will be on view January 5 through March 2. A meet-the-artist reception is scheduled for January 6 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm and is open to the public.

Information: 802-496-6682 or wwwvalleyartsvt.com
Gallery hours: Wednesday through Saturday 1:00 to 5:00 pm.
The Festival Gallery at Valley Arts - Village Square Shopping Center - Route 100 Waitsfield

Time: 1/5/19 12:00pm - 3/2/19 5:00pm
Location: Festival Gallery at Valley Arts, Waitsfield
Jan
3
2019
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Mar
28
2019

Fellow Travelers - Paintings by Ann Young

Fellow Travelers - Paintings by Ann Young
Description:

Fellow Travelers showcases powerful large-scale oil paintings with narratives that reach deep into the human condition and their environments. Opening reception January 3, 4:00-7:00 PM.
Montpelier Art Walk, February 1, 4:00-7:00 PM.

Time: 1/3/19 8:00am - 3/28/19 4:30pm
Location: Vermont Supreme Court Gallery, 111 State Street, Montpelier
Oct
30
2018
– THRU –
Jun
1
2019

Thomas Waterman Wood – The Master Copies

Thomas Waterman Wood – The Master Copies
Description:

October 30, 2018 – June 1, 2019
The T.W. Wood Gallery announces an exhibit of Thomas Waterman Wood’s Master Copies.
Wood painted portraits across the US and Canada which lead to a European trip in 1858. Following fashion, Wood copied paintings in Europe to learn from the masters; such as Rembrandt and Turner. Wood made three additional trips and brought these paintings back to Vermont. In 19th Century Montpelier, these paintings were akin to an art history textbook, as many Americans wouldn’t have had access to European paintings. We invite you to visit the gallery, see these paintings’ scope, and explore how they differ from the originals.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday 12:00-4:00 pm and by appointment. The Gallery is located at 46 Barre Street at the Center for Arts and Learning in Montpelier, VT. For more information contact the Gallery’s Director Ginny Callan at 802-262-6035, info@twwoodgallery.org or visit www.twwoodgallery.org

Location: T.W. Wood Gallery, Montpelier