Sunday, March 29, 2009
My work in The Bird Show Exhibit - Spotlight Gallery
"The Bird Show" in the Spotlight Gallery @ The ARTS
Thursday, April 02, 2009
Exhibit of Works Depicting Birds to Open in Corning
The Bird Show: an exhibition of small works depicting birds will open in Corning on Thursday, April 2. The exhibit will feature drawings, mixed media works, paintings and photography from 34 regional artists in The ARTS' Spotlight Gallery on Market Street.
Participating artists include: Vani Akula; Phil Ashworth; Gene Austin; Bethany Blanchard; Bridget Bossart van Otterloo; Wendy Brubaker; Robert Capozzi; Stephen Cooper; Kenneth Corey; Jessica Cunningham; Lynn Dates; Derek Denkenberger; Felicia Dvornicky; Tracey Everleth; Jennifer Fais; Ron Faris; Barbara Jean Foster-Doyle; Tom Gardner; Michael Gillan Maxwell; Rhonda Hall; Brittany Heinig; Samatha Holtgrewe; Chad Jacobson; Gretchen Kai Halpert; Ileen Kaplan; Rich LaVere; Jacque Lewis; Sandra Lowe; Ginnie Lupi; Joanne Sonsire; Marcia Tinker; Susan Wake; Bonnie Warden; and one anonymous entry.
Marc Dennis, Artist and Professor of Art at Elmira College, Elmira, New York, juried all submitted work. When asked what inspired The Bird Show, Marc simply said, "When observing birds you are potentially transported. And that's always a good thing." To see Marc's paintings visit his website: http://www.marcdennis.com/.
The exhibition will be held in the first floor gallery of The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes, 32 West Market Street in Corning. The Bird Show will open on April 2, with a public reception from 5:00 - 7:00 pm, and will be open Monday through Friday 9 am - 5 pm until April 24.
Further information can be obtained by emailing TheARTS@eARTS.org, or calling 607.962.5871 x226.