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ART FOR EARTH DAY GALLERY HOP
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Duluth, Minnesota. April 2, 2014. In honor of the 44th Anniversary of Earth Day several downtown Duluth galleries, Duluth Art Institute, Phantom Galleries and Tweed Museum of Art – UMD will be hosting free receptions on Saturday, April 26th, from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Tour local galleries and answer trivia questions to be entered in the drawing for a gift from each location (one winner per location). The 24th Annual Gallery Hop is being held as part of Earth Day week. There is plenty of free parking at DeWitt Seitz Marketplace, the lot west of the Depot and lot G at UMD. You can pick up a brochure with map of locations at any of the following locations:
ART DOCK INC
394 South Lake Avenue ~ DeWitt Seitz Marketplace ~ 722-1451 ~ 722-6410
email@example.com ~ www.art-dock.com
“In Honor of the Earth XXI”
A mixed media group show by our gallery artists in appreciation of the earth and
environmental issues of the northland. April 7 – May 4
ART IN THE ALLEY BOUTIQUE AND HOME
209 & 230 East Superior Street ~ 464-4822
firstname.lastname@example.org ~ www.artinthealley.com
“The Art of Re-Fashion”
Experience the art of re-fashion through our creative process of repurposing and upcycling garments creating works of art to wear. Owner/artist Tami LaPole Edmunds features her one-of-a-kind original clothing items which are works of art to add to your spring wardrobe. Live models will be featured in the Art in the Alley~Boutique window from 12-2. Experience fresh art made daily at both Art in the Alley stores! Ongoing
DULUTH ART INSTITUTE
The Depot ~ 506 West Michigan Street ~ 733-7560
email@example.com ~ www.duluthartinstitute.org
“The Space Around You”
Kristen Pless is a photographer interested in mood and atmosphere. For her most recent work Pless chose to work in the traditional platinum printing process giving her work a rich physicality. When taken together with her careful placement choices in the gallery, the exhibit becomes an installation experience for the viewer.
The George Morrison Gallery ~ Fourth Floor February 20 – April 27
“Second Saturday Ceramics”
Local ceramics artists show off their unique creations.
Rotunda area ~ April 26
Free admission to Art Institute Exhibits.
LAKE SUPERIOR ART GLASS
202 East Superior Street, Suite 100 ~ 464-1799
firstname.lastname@example.org ~ www.lakesuperiorartglass.com
“Live Glass Blowing Demonstrations”
Featuring glass art from 50 regional glass artists. Ongoing
LIZZARD’S ART GALLERY AND FRAMING
11 West Superior Street ~ 722-5815
email@example.com ~ www.lizzards.com
“Transitions: Land to Water”
Marian Colman paints in watercolor to pursue her love of landscape.
From the ocean and beaches of Cape Cod to Lake Superior and its shores, land and water continue to inspire her. April 24 – May 31.
Opening reception: Thursday April 24 – 5:00 to 7:00 PM
“Awesome New Stoneware Pottery by Anthony Huonder”
Meet the artists during the Gallery Hop from 1:00 to 3:00 PM. April 24 – May 31.
PHANTOM GALLERIES SUPERIOR
1112 Tower Avenue and other to-be-announced locations ~ Superior, WI ~ 715-718-1615
firstname.lastname@example.org ~ www.facebook.com/SuperiorPublicArtSPACES
Multi-gallery art environments in vacant downtown Superior storefronts.
Viewable 24/7. Open inside for special events.
Stunning large scale paintings by Sarah Brokke that question and transform the tensions of
living daily in a polarized society. Ongoing
“Echoes of Past Gestures”
New abstract works by Adam McCauley that explore the complexities of being human. Ongoing
“Seeding the Next Generation II”
Celebrating the expression of our youth. Under the guidance of Artist Jeredt Runions, Superior High school Art III and Ceramics III students share their unique talents with the community. Ongoing.
Take a guided walking tour of all 3 galleries and visit with our artists during the Gallery Hop receptions.
SIIVIIS OF SIVERTSON GALLERY
361 Canal Park Drive ~ 723-7877 ~ 1-888-815-5814
email@example.com ~ www.sivertson.com
“A Kenspeckle Bestiary” and Siiviis Annual Earth Day Celebration
A print compendium of Animals, Allegories and other things. Please join Rick, Marian and the Siiviis crew for treats and delight. There will be LOTS of new prints, including a letterpress collaboration between Rick Allen and poet Louis Jenkins. (And maybe a new Trapper’s Daughter, as well!) April 26 – May 31.
Artist’s Reception from 1:00 to 4:00 PM, Saturday, April 26th.
Reading by Louis Jenkins at 2:30.
TWEED MUSEUM OF ART
University of Minnesota – Duluth
1201 Ordean Court ~ front desk 726-7659 ~ 726-6552 ~ 726-7823
firstname.lastname@example.org ~ www.d.umn.edu/tma
“Treasures from the Tweed: Transcendental Landscape Paintings”
Selection of 19th and early 20th century landscape paintings from George P. Tweed Memorial Collection. Balcony Gallery. Ongoing until March 2015.
“Society of Prometheans Mini Exhibition”
Display of the ceramic awards created by area artists and corresponding biographies of the honorees. Conference Room. Ongoing.
” Annual Student Exhibition 2014″
The UMD Department of Art and Design’s Annual Student Exhibition features selected
works by students in the department course since last year.
Special Exhibition Gallery. April 8 – May 11.
Open Studio from 1:00 to 4:00 PM, Saturday, April 26th.
Artist Davin Watne and Designer Seth Johnson will be the jurors for this year’s show.
Opening reception and awards ceremony is at Tweed Museum of Art April 26, 2014 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM.
Music courtesy of the Department of Music at UMD.
WATERS OF SUPERIOR
395 South Lake Avenue ~ 786-0233
email@example.com ~ www.watersofsuperior.com
Celebrate the season with our new artist’s print maker Richard James Nelson, stone sculptor Jared Wosmek and painter Jill Van Sickle. In house photography by Craig Blacklock, colorful crystalline porcelain by Ernest Miller and handmade cribbage boards by Don Hanson. Raku by Pat and Ken Larson, detailed copper etchings by Anna Marie Pavlik and woodblock prints by Nick Wroblewski. Ongoing
WOODLAND ART GALLERY
28 West First Street ~ 722-4030
firstname.lastname@example.org ~ www.duluthwoodlandceramicstudio.com
“Art for Earth Day”
The life of northern birds is exhibited in the one of a kind feather flowers created by artist Ellie Faller.
Leather, pottery, bead work, bling jewelry are among the artistic creations in this calm setting. Come learn about the hidden spirits of the birds. Ongoing
The public is invited to enjoy the receptions and shows.
For more information, please call one of the locations listed above or:
Contact: Bev Johnson ~ Art Dock Inc ~ 1-218-722-1451 ~ 1-218-722-6410
email@example.com ~ www.duluthgalleryhop.com ~ firstname.lastname@example.org
Special Thanks to Teri Glembin for designing the brochure and the poster for the event.
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