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November 2018

Open Call to Artists: Join the Artspace Flatfile

November 28, 2018 @ 8:00 am - February 1, 2019 @ 11:59 pm
Artspace New Haven, 50 Orange Street
New Haven, CT 06510 United States
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$5

We invite artists working in collage, printmaking, photography, drawing, painting and other mediums to apply. Deadline: February 1, 2019 at midnight Announced: March 30, 2019 The Artspace Flatfile houses a collection of works on paper by over 120 notable artists based in New Haven, the Northeast region, and across the United States. Artists in the Flatfile are selected through our annual juried Open Call, or invited into the Collection after participating in an exhibition at Artspace. The Collection was started in 2001 as a way of introducing the public to local artists, and continues to be a place where visitors can discover new local and national talent. Artists already in the Flatfile include recipients of the state art agency’s distinguished Artist Fellowship, the Aldrich Museum’s Radius Emerging Artist Award, a MacArthur Genius, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and many have works in private collections and museums around the United States.

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December 2018

Making Our Mark: Contemporary Artists at Work

December 9, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - January 31, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
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Show runs from Dec 2, 2018 to January 31, 2019
Mandell JCC, 335 Bloomfield Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117 United States
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Free

Opening Reception with the Artists Sunday, December 9Curated by C. Dianne Zweig, Making our Mark is a unique group exhibit that features abstract artwork by multi-media artists who revel in the art of Contemporary Mark-Making.  Using both conventional and improvised tools, this show celebrates the creativity, ingenuity and skill of "master scribblers."  Inspired by mid-century designers, the dynamic rhythms and movements found in music, dance and nature, this diverse collection of artwork is an exciting celebration of artists who have "made their mark" in fine art. JCC of West Hartford

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January 2019

“Members’ New Work” with two solo shows

January 4 @ 1:00 pm - February 3 @ 5:00 pm
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These exhibits runs from Jan 4th through February 3rd. The gallery is open Fri, Sat and Sun from 1 to 5pm
Gallery on the Green, Dowd Avenue & Route 44
Canton, CT 06019 United States
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The Gallery on the Green hosts its annual exhibition of “Members’ New Work” plus two solo shows from January 4th through February 3rd. The solo shows include Sarah Warda and a gallery Wood Sculptors Group.  Gallery hours are Saturday 11-5 p.m. and Friday and Sunday from 1 to 6 p.m.  The gallery is located near the intersection of Dowd Avenue and Route 44 at 5 Canton Green Road. The new work show is on the handicapped accessible gallery main floor.  Fine art media by the membership of over one hundred talented local artisans include painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, fiber and collage.  There is a festive opening reception for all 3 shows with free refreshments on Saturday, January 5th from 6 – 9 pm.

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Artistic Expressions

January 10 - March 7
Celeste Lewitt Gallery at UConn Health, 263 Farmington Ave.
Farmington, CT 06030 United States
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Ten artists who’ve belonged to a critique group for decades are exhibiting at the Celeste LeWitt Gallery in the UConn Health cafeteria through March 7. “Artistic Expressions” features the work of Barbara J. Alex, Carol Ganick, Peter Ganick, Lee Goode, Luciana Heineman, Pat Klein, Peggy MacKinnon, Hennie Stargardter, Hans Stargardter, and Sharon Kocay, whose mixed medium “Shape Up” is pictured here.

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The Engagement Party

January 10 @ 7:30 pm - February 3 @ 12:00 am
Hartford Stage, 50 Church Street
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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$25 – $90

Samuel Baum’s suspenseful contemporary drama centers on a young couple’s intimate gathering with family and friends to celebrate their engagement—an evening that leads to a spiraling sequence of events and revelations that will irrevocably change their lives. A world premiere play directed by Darko Tresnjak. For performance schedule, please call the Hartford Stage box office at 860-527-5151 or visit www.hartfordstage.org.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

January 12 @ 10:00 am - March 9 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

January 19 @ 10:00 am - March 16 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Making Our Mark: Contemporary Artists at Work

January 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Show runs from Dec 2, 2018 to January 31, 2019
Mandell JCC, 335 Bloomfield Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117 United States
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Free

Opening Reception with the Artists Sunday, December 9Curated by C. Dianne Zweig, Making our Mark is a unique group exhibit that features abstract artwork by multi-media artists who revel in the art of Contemporary Mark-Making.  Using both conventional and improvised tools, this show celebrates the creativity, ingenuity and skill of "master scribblers."  Inspired by mid-century designers, the dynamic rhythms and movements found in music, dance and nature, this diverse collection of artwork is an exciting celebration of artists who have "made their mark" in fine art. JCC of West Hartford

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Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

January 23 @ 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

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7th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition

January 24 @ 1:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Opening reception is on Feb.3 from 2:00-4:00pm
Free

Arts Center East presents: 7thAnnual Juried Photography Exhibition Exhibit Dates: January 24-February 24, 2019 Please note: NEW DATE FOR OPENING RECEPTION Sunday, February 3, 2:00-4:00pm Free and Open to the Public Jurors for Juried Photography Show Judith Thorpe has been on the faculty at the University of Connecticut in the Department of Art and Art History since 2001 as Professor of Photography. She currently serves as the MFA Art Program Director. Mark Mirkois a Connecticut-based photojournalist and photography editor. He has produced two books, Passing Time,a photographic meditation on life and death in his family, and The Year We Made Eye Contact,a compilation of photographs and essays by Hartford Courant staff photographers. Mark is a Hartford Courant staff photographer and his personal work has been shown in solo and group exhibitions. For more information questions contact: Arts Center East 709 Hartford Turnpike, Vernon, CT 06066 • Phone: 860-871-8222 info@artscentereast.org www.artscentereast.org Thank you to our Sponsor Photo Connection of Colchester, Colchester CT

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