Posts made in February, 2012

POLLINATION: Beyond The Garden

Posted on Feb 14, 2012

POLLINATION: Beyond The Garden

POLLINATION: Beyond The Garden June 1-24, 2012 Artcurrent 53 Bradford Street Provincetown, Mass. 02657   Pollination: Beyond The Garden, curated by Gregory Wright, is the expression of twelve artists working in the beeswax-based medium of encaustic who have interpreted the process of pollination from their personal view-scientifically, socio-politically, metaphorically or emotionally. These artists are regionally and nationally recognized and primarily work in encaustic: Kim Bernard, Binnie Birstein, Milisa Galazzi, Lynette Haggard, Sue Katz, Cherie Mittenthal, Nancy Natale, Toby Sisson,...

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Appearances 2012: Provincetown Green Arts Festival

Posted on Feb 14, 2012

Appearances 2012: Provincetown Green Arts Festival -  After a successful inaugural festival last year wherein over 120 artists’ works were shown throughout Provincetown, Artcurrent is pleased to participate again this year as the home gallery for this international ecoarts event.  Provincetown holds a unique place environmentally as the outermost town nestled in Cape Cod’s National Seashore, and artistically as the oldest continuous art colony in the United States.  With broad community representation, The Provincetown Conservation Trust, a not-for-profit, non-governmental group,...

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Artcurrent’s ‘Getting to Zero’ Exhibit, featured in Provincetown Banner

Posted on Feb 14, 2012

Artcurrent’s ‘Getting to Zero’ Exhibit, featured in Provincetown Banner

Artcurrent’s ‘Getting t Zero’ Exhibit, Appearances Green Arts Festival, featured in Provincetown Banner The Outer Cape once again lived up to its long-lived reputation as a hub of artistic innovation. In 2011, Truro Center for the Arts atCastle Hill celebrated it 40th anniversary with festivities that started in the spring and continued into the summer. Celebration highlights were a feast with former Gourmet magazine editor Ruth Reichl, a lecture series that included writer and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Sebastian Junger, an art auction and artists’ studio tour and the...

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Getting to Zero – World AIDS Day 2011 Exhibit

Posted on Feb 14, 2012

Getting to Zero – World AIDS Day 2011 Exhibit

Getting to Zero – World AIDS Day 2011 Exhibit at ArtCurrent curated by Pasquale Natale When Tina Trudel and Dorothy Palanza invited sculptor Pasquale Natale to stage an exhibition in their gallery, Art Current, he was gratified by the opportunity to curate a show but hesitant to feature his own work solo. Although he is a dedicated artist, by his own choice he has not shown in a gallery setting for at least three years. A modest, unassuming man, Natale relishes the process of creating art but shies away from the limelight. “I work every day in my studio, and I love it, but the stress that...

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Provincetown Magazine covers the 2011 inaugural Appearances

Posted on Feb 14, 2012

Provincetown Magazine covers the 2011 inaugural Appearances

Provincetown Magazine covers the 2011 inaugural Appearances: Provincetown Green Arts Festival Springtime in Provincetown is festival time. This year, we welcome a new festival to the schedule. Appearances: The Provincetown Green Arts Festival celebrates the intersection of the natural beauty that surrounds us and human creativity in all its forms. Sponsored by the Provincetown Conservation Trust and taking place literally all over town, this is truly a community festival. In fact, all events are free and open to the public. Asked about the organization of the new festival, founder Dorothy...

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