A Wintry Mix
A Medley of Exhibitions and Special Projects
December 2, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Reception and Holiday Gathering: Sunday, December 2 from 1-3 pm
Winter Hours: Wed & Thurs 2:30–5:30 pm; Sun 1–4 pm
A Wintry Mix: A Medley of Exhibitions and Special Projects will feature five concurrent exhibitions from various artists.
InFormation. Gesture & Geometry.
A satellite show that corresponds to the main exhibition at Perspectives Gallery @ Whitney Center in Hamden, CT on view thru January 5, 2019. Featured artists include:
3018 A.D. : Alexis Musinski
A solo exhibition featuring Alexis Musinski’s current work. Alexis is an emerging, New Haven based artist who uses her skills in clay slab-building and sewing to manipulate plastic bags into different forms and objects. She is influenced by human anatomy and tubular plastic objects.
Gender Fools : Maxim Schmidt
Gender Fools is a solo exbition featuring Maxim Schmidt’s latest series of figurative paintings as part of his senior exhibition. Maxim is an undergraduate student at Albertus Magnus College who is pursuing a degree in art therapy alongside a double minor in art history and sociology. Also transgender, Maxim is fascinated by gender and social perceptions and uses this fascination as motivation for his work.
The Spaces In Between: Monotype Plant Prints on Fabric : Briah Luckey
New Haven based art therapist Briah Luckey will be exhibiting her recent work which explores her biophilic connection to nature through experimentation with printmaking processes using natural, raw materials such as seaweed, leaves, and roots. She will lead a hands-on monotype plant printing on fabric workshop inspired by these methods and in conjunction with her exhibition on December 19th from 1-4 pm. Registration and fee details at www.elycenter.org/events-calendar/monotype-plant-prints-on-fabric-workshop.
MindScapes: Visions of Urban Spaces : Adam Malec
A special fundraiser for ECoCA. Features mixed-media tape paintings by Adam Malec, who was an artist-in-residence this past summer during ECoCA A.I.R. ‘18. An an Uber driver, Adam transformed his car into a unique mobile art installation that allowed him to connect with people from all walks of life. Proceeds from this fundraiser will benefit the Ely Center of Contemporary Art - Exhibitions and Community Programs.