MFA Member News – May 7 – May 14

By May 7, 2014 Member News

See what MFA members are doing, to make the world more creative. MFA is highlighting Members’ event and exhibitions on our Blog so the world can follow us. Check back on a weekly basis for new exciting art events:

Art Between the CreeksPlease join the 20 artists of Art Between the Creeks for an avant garde evening of original artwork, beer, wine and appetizers to celebrate Art in the Heart of Eastport. Opening Reception: Friday, May 6 6-9pm. Show Dates: May 9 – 11 11am – 6pm. Bin Sunday: Additional works will be in a tent sale Sunday, May 11, 11am – 6pm

Where: Backyard Boats: 222 Severn Ave. Eastport, Annapolis, MD 21401

Exhibiting Artists: Sandy Travis-Bildahl, Ruth Connell, Sigrid Trumpy, Lisa Mason, Molly Winans and many others

Solo Exhibition Flynn Geissel – the current solo exhibit showcases her current series of mixed media that compel the viewer to confront the power of nature. The series is inspired by the flow of water, the power of storm clouds, and the delicate form of flowers. Part of the exhibit 25% of the proceeds will go towards a local cancer charity. Flynn Geissel will also be signing copies of her book “The Youth Prescription: The Anti-Aging Source Book” Opening Reception & Book Signing: Friday, May 16 6 -9pm.

Where: Cross Roads Arts Center, 2016 Staples Mill Rd. Richard VA 23230

(E)merge Application deadline: May 30

Emerge Art Fair connects emerging arts professionals from around the glob with curators, collectors, and  cultural decision makers in DC. The relaxed environment of emerge creates a focused, authentic arts environment for new generation of arts consumers in the capital region. Please email info@emergeartfair.com for other inquiries. ARTIST PLATFORM APPLICATION (CLICK HERE)

Patrice Drago’s body of work was juried into Still Point VI, an annual online exhibition curated by Christine Cote of Still Point Art Gallery in Brunswick, Maine.  Patrice’s work will also be featured in the 2014 summer issue of “Still Points Quarterly.”  Click on this link to the view the exhibition:

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C.Pierre Parker’s  photographs are on display at Piccolo Roma through Sunday, April 27. Reception: Tuesday, May 6 5:30 – 6:30
TJ Monzo’ s Chesapeake paintings are currently on display at Paul’s Homewood Cafe through May
Larry Fransen’s kinetic sculpture Mesmerizer 1 (currently on view at Circle Gallery) is on the Science Friday – Build An Art Machine web page. While working in his shop and listening to NPR, the science program  requested listeners to send them pictures/videos of their machine art.   Larry sent his in and the result is quite entertaining and eclectic.  Here is the web page.  https://www.rebelmouse.com/scifri/Science-Club/
April Rimpo’s painting Messengers will be on display in the Louisiana Watercolor Society’s 44th Annual International Exhibition from May 2nd – 25th in the Garden District Gallery in New Orleans.  She’ll also have More Beautiful with Age on exhibit from May 6 – 30 at The Next Picture Show gallery in Dixon, IL as part of the Illinois Watercolor Society’s 30th National Exhibition.
Jack Knight’s painting Tatamagouche #9 was selected by show  Lauren Hinkson, Ass’t Curator at the Guggenheim Museum to be exhibited in the 11th Biannual National Juried Exhibit at the CERES Gallery, NY. 547 West 27th Street, Suite 201,NY. On view May 28 – June 21.
Rosanne Colvard’s  work will be exhibited in the Art @ The Walks Exhibit at Linthicum Walks celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Crofton, MD.  The exhibit is from May 17-18 from 10 AM-4 PM.  Meet the Artist Reception is May 16, 6-8 PM.  Linthicum Walks is located @ 2295 Davidsonville Rd (Rt 424).  Adjacent to Crofton Middle School.
Richard Weiblinger is displaying 12 photographs in the Solo Invitational Gallery Exhibition, La Galeria Ronazul. Where: 8171 Maple Lawn, Blvd. When: May 4 – June 8

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