Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Open call to artists to join in a group show (Opening on November 5)

Gallery 9 in Norwood, MA is seeking artists to create an original work for a show in their Norwood gallery. Interepret the theme "Looking Up" however you see it for this non-juried, all-inclusive show. Entry fee is $10 and a 10" x 10" canvas is provided on which to create your work. All work must be for sale, with prices determined by gallery management and the artist at time of drop-off. Only pieces done on this provided canvas and size will be displayed in the show, and standard commission of 60% to the artist and 40% to the gallery will be offered for all show sales. 10% off all gallery proceeds will be donated to the Norwood food pantry.  For more info about the show, please visit Custom Art Framing & Gallery 9's web site

If you are interested in taking part, here are the important dates:

Wednesday, September 1st :: First day to pick up canvases and submit entry form
October 20th :: Last day to pick up canvas and submit entry form
October 29th :: Drop off deadline for show entries
November 5th :: Opening reception, Gallery9 from 6-8pm

I will be taking part in the show, and I hope to see other local artists join in as well!

Sunday, September 19, 2010

MICE - Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo

The time for Boston's first annual independent comics expo is fast upon us! Don't miss it!

MICE - Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo
Saturday, September 25, from 10am - 6pm
@ the Art Institute of Boston, 700 Beacon Street, Boston, MA

Look for Boston Artist bloggers Amanda Atkins, Kate Castelli, and Ellen Crenshaw, as well as Boston comics artists Bob Flynn, Dan Moynihan, and the folks from Boston Comics Roundtable!

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Sept. 3 at Three Graces Gallery - Amanda Atkins, Ellen Crenshaw + Scott Murry

The seventh
"Teeny Tiny Art Show" will be opening this Friday, September 3, 2010 at the Three Graces Gallery in Portsmouth, NH. The group show calls for work sized under 10" x 10." Here, less is more. Three Boston artists, Amanda Atkins, Ellen Crenshaw and Scott Murry, whom all graduated from the Art Institute of Boston, will be participating. The show is up from through Sept. 26.

Email if you'd like to illustrate the banner of our blog! ^_^