Tom Hebert Exhibition

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Opening Reception: Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
Hans Weiss Newspace Gallery
Manchester Community College
SBM Charitable Foundation Building
Great Path, Manchester, CT

The exhibition will run from April 7th to May 4th

For more information please contact: Susan Classen-Sullivan 860-512-2693
sclassen-sullivan@mcc.commnet.edu

Tom has had numerous one-person shows in New England, and has exhibited at O.K. Harris Works of Art, and at Exit Art, both in New York City.  His work has been included in many group exhibitions in the United States and in Germany. He is the recipient of an Individual Artist Grant in Painting from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation (NYC), and of three Fellowship Awards from the Connecticut Commission on the Arts.  He was also an Artist in Residence at Gesamthochschule Universitat in Kassel, Germany. His work is included in a number of collections including those of the Stefan Stux gallery of New York City, the Vero Beach Museum of Art in Florida, the Mobil Oil Corporation, and the Aetna Insurance Company. Tom lives and works in Willimantic, CT. and is also an adjunct professor of Visual Arts at Eastern Connecticut State University.

Professor Andy Jones’ Upcoming Shows

Professor Andy Jones has several upcoming shows:

  • 100th Anniversary  National Parks System,  Artist Residency Program, Weir Farm, Ridgefield, CT   April- October 2015.
  • Connecticut Tree Festival, 2nd Annual Exhibition, G&B Cultural Center, Wilton, CT April 17- May 31, 2015
  • My Windham Project, Kerri Gallery, Heritage Park,  Willimantic, CT April-June, 2015

Imna Arroyo: La Sagrada Familia —The Sacred Family

Please join us to hear about Professor Imna Arroyo’s most recent artist book.
La Sagrada Familia —The Sacred Family
Date: Thursday, March 12
Time: 2 – 3 PM
Location: J. Eugene Smith Library, 2nd Floor, Current Periodicals lounge area.

Professor Imna Arroyo is also exhibiting through April 10 in the Kerri Art Studio and Gallery, 861 Main St., in Willimantic. 
“From the Mystery of Art to the Mystery of the Spirit,” For more information, visit http://www.kerriquirk.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/kerriartstudioandgallery
 
Please share this information with your students.
If you are interested in offering a workshop about your scholarly or creative writing in the library, please contact reichardtc@easternct.edu

 

Terry Lennox’s Portrait wins award

Terry Lennox’s Portrait of Jacqueline, has won the 2015 Prize for Pastel at the Slater Memorial Museum’s 71st Annual Connecticut Artists Exhibition in Norwich CT. The exhibit runs through March 20th. Cynthia Roznoy, Ph.D., Curator, Mattatuck Museum, who juried the exhibition, wrote in the exhibit catalog, “Terry Lennox’s Portrait of Jacqueline is an excellent character study. Her use of the pastel in bold and dramatic colors in a painterly technique wins her the pastel prize.”

 

Robert Greene’s solo exhibit: Frenetic Composure

MAC Spotlights Robert Greene’s Intriguing Work by Karen Barthelson

Robert Greene’s solo exhibit , Frenetic Composure, represents his interest in the figure and is inspired by as he states, “…the activity of the human mind…” and “…deals primarily with the human condition…”

What drew me to Robert’s work and what I found so surprising is how his pieces, while made of sticks of wood, manage to have an organic feel to them, particularly the figures. The figure stands still while the wood pieces forming the figure appear to be moving in various directions, giving it a frantic energy.

Robert lives in Ledyard, Connecticut and currently teaches at Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, CT where he received his undergraduate degree in sculpture in 2006. He went on to earn his MFA in sculpture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in North Dartmouth, MA in 2010, and stayed to teach in the 3D department for two years until 2012.

Robert has been gaining some recognition exhibiting mostly in Connecticut and Massachusetts. He has won awards, has works in many private collections and was mentioned in a Boston Globe article “Stand Out Students” in 2013.

While active with his own work at his Ledyard studio and at the Noank Foundry, Robert also enjoys teaching. He explained “…everybody has the creative potential; there is nothing more rewarding than seeing a student’s excitement when they discover exactly what they can make with their own hands…”.

Rob’s solo sculpture exhibition Frenetic Composure reception is January 16 from 5:30-7:30 at the Mystic Arts Center.

http://mysticarts.org/entry/frenetic-composure-a-sculpture-exhibit-by-robert-greene/