Sculptor Jeremy Burleson’s rolled-paper lantern installation is in a new exhibition, Art of the Lived Experiment, at the Urban Institute for Contemporary Art in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Art of the Lived Experiment, premiered in Liverpool at DaDaFest International 2014, and recently made its inaugural and only U.S. appearance in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Spring is upon us, and the galleries will be busting with color and free books with “Action-Packed: The Works of Peter Harris,” “Painted Ladies: Drawings of Oakland’s Victorians By Dawline-Jane Oni-Eseleh,” “The Maurice Stradford Bookstore #3,” and Sunshower: The Recent Work Of Kathleen Flannigan.”
This week’s guest organizer in our Affordable Art Online Exhibition (AAOE) series is Christian Cagigal. Christian Cagigal is an amazing magician. A magician with a great eye! You should check out his show.
We’re thinking big this Spring with “Assemble: A NIAD Project With Nina Zurier” in the main gallery. On view in the annex space is “ROK: Recent Wall Pieces from Nina Zurier.” The storefront fronts a “Win Win 3 Preview” and in the backroom, “Motion Rotation: Works From Phyllis Carr.”
NIAD’s visual art program promotes meaningful independent living by artists with disabilities—while its artists create remarkable contemporary art. In a unique open studio environment, and with the guidance of qualified staff, NIAD artists acquire new skills in artistic practice and in independent living.
While not all of NIAD’s artists receive wide-spread recognition for their art, all gain a sense of pride from learning a craft and profession of their own. Artists at NIAD earn 50% commission from the sale of their work and a nearly all have sold at least one piece of art by participating in the program. […]
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