Sunday, February 27, 2011
Barbara Gagel's show Elusive Illumination, The Encaustic Monotype.
February 12th to March 5th, 2011
Opening: Saturday, Feb. 12, 7-9pm
Reception for the
Boston Printmakers Biennial
Feb. 26, 2-4 pm
Demonstration of Encaustic Printmaking
Saturday March 5th 2:30 pm
Ayer Lofts Gallery
172 Middle Street, Lowell, MA
Gallery Hours: Thurs. & Fri. 4-7pm, Sat. & Sun. 11-4pm
The installation: "Sea of Light" is the center piece of the show. A 78"L by 76"W translucent wall panel, printed with the wax and pigment medium, collaged with other prints and holographic mylar, will have projected light and sound. The artist statement explains the deeply personal and transformative "happening" by the sea.
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
"Touched with Fire" offers an introduction to Encaustic.
As part of Albuquerque's Women and Creativity Month (March), is offering two "Touched with Fire" demonstrations of the encaustic (pigmented wax) painting technique by Institute member Harriette Tsosie.
The sessions are Saturday, March 5th from 1:00 - 3:00 PM and from 3:00 - 5:00 PM. Admission (pay at the door) of $10 will be used to support the Institute's public education programs.
The Institute is located at 18 County Road 55 A (General Goodwin Road), Cerrillos, New Mexico, 87010. Take Highway 14 South from Santa Fe or North from Albuquerque.
For more information: 575/779-7941 or www.eainm.blogspot.com
Monday, February 21, 2011
Thursday, February 10, 2011
New England artist Kim Bernard will be in NM teaching a workshop at EAI from Feb. 26-27.
For info on her workshop check the EAI blog under workshops.
Instead of our regular members program scheduled for the 20th, Kim has agreed to give a talk about her work on Friday, Feb.25 at 5 pm.
If you aren't familiar with Kim's work, check out her website: kimbernard.com
and some cool Youtube videos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3PHYMuerIOA&feature=related
This special event will replace our normal Sunday program and I hope all of you can make it. It should be fascinating. The public is also invited.