WAS This Weekend – March 28-30

Let’s hope that was the last bit of winter until the end of the year, shall we? Onward! Great art to be seen this weekend, check it out:

Shows/Events this Weekend:
 
Bruce WoodDavid Leblanc
On Saturday, head over to Mill No. 5 on Jackson Street in Lowell to see Super Robots Giant Monsters from 11-7. WAS artists Bruce Wood and David Leblanc will have a variety of items there for your shopping pleasure!


Cinderloop
 
The SoWA Winter Market continues this Saturday from 11-4 in Boston’s South End. Stop by Cinderloop to see some wonderful clothing! The market is located at 1500 Washington Street.
 


Robert Crooker
The Tewksbury Community of Artists is having a Members’ Only Art Show at the Tewksbury Public Library this Saturday from 10-3. Stop by and see work by WAS painter Robert Crooker!
 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Last Chance!
 
John Wren March 2014
Closing this weekend: Light and Color on the Edges at The Loading Dock Gallery, featuring digital photography by John Wren. The gallery is open Wed-Sat 12-5:30 and Sun 12-4.
 


David LeblancEnding March 31st at Diesel Cafe in Davis Square, Somerville: From the Pages of Chroma. Chroma is an 8×8, 84-page full-color art annual featuring art and interviews with 12 of New England’s hardest-working artists. Volume 2 shows off work from WAS artists eyeformation and David Leblanc! See the Diesel Cafe website for hours and directions.


Ending on Sunday at the Concord Art Association: Near & Far, featuring work by WAS painter Laurie Simko Cheryl Polcaro - What We Aren'tLast chance! WAS painter Cheryl Polcaro is currently showing work as part of Who We Aren’t, a national juried exhibit at Union Street Gallery in Chicago. The show ends on Saturday. The gallery is open Wed-Sat – check their website for hours and directions.


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing
 
Markus Haala
Continuing in Springfield, MA: Steampunk Springfield: Re-imagining an Industrial City. See etchings by Markus Haala at the Springfield Museum of Art as well as at the Springfield Museum of History. Check the website for hours and directions!
 


What The Fiber! (Tarja Cockell)
Ongoing at the West Windsor Arts Center in Princeton Junction, NJ: What the Fiber! This exhibition features work by WAS artist Tarja Cockell. Check their website for hours and directions.
 

WAS this Weekend – March 21-23

Shows/Events this Weekend:
 
Poole/Levesque
The Paradise City Arts Festival is going on this Friday-Sunday at the Royal Plaza Trade Center in Marlborough, MA. Be sure to stop by and see painter Tracy Lévesque (booth 107) and fiber artist Barbara Poole (booth 431) while you are there! Festival hours are Fri 10-5, Sat 10-6, and Sun 11-5.


Markus Haala
Opening this weekend in Springfield, MA: Steampunk Springfield: Re-imagining an Industrial City. The opening soiree is this Friday evening (tickets required) from 6:30-10PM. See etchings by Markus Haala at the Springfield Museum of Art as well as at the Springfield Museum of History.


Jack Holmes
 
 
On Wednesday, March 26th, WAS photographer Jack Holmes will be doing a digital slide show entitled “French Atlantic Coast”. The show will be at the AMC Pinkham Notch in Gorham, NH, and is part of their International Dinner and Show series. Reservations are required for 6PM dinner, and there is open seating for the 8PM slide show. Contact them for details!
 
 
 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Last Chance!
 
Margot Stage
 
Ending March 23rd – Purple Passion at the Chelmsford Center for the Arts. See work by WAS artist Margot Stage! Contact them for hours and directions.
 
 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing
 
David Leblanc
 
 
Now through March 31st, stop by Diesel Cafe in Davis Square, Somerville to see From the Pages of Chroma. Chroma is an 8×8, 84-page full-color art annual featuring art and interviews with 12 of New England’s hardest-working artists. Volume 2 shows off work from WAS artists eyeformation and David Leblanc! See the Diesel Cafe website for hours and directions.
 
 
 


What The Fiber! (Tarja Cockell)
Continuing at the West Windsor Arts Center in Princeton Junction, NJ: What the Fiber! This exhibition features work by WAS artist Tarja Cockell. Check their website for hours and directions.
 


John Wren March 2014
Now through March 30th at The Loading Dock Gallery: Light and Color on the Edges, featuring digital photography by John Wren. The gallery is open Wed-Sat 12-5:30 and Sun 12-4.
 
 


Near and Far - Laurie Simko
Continuing at the Concord Art Association: Near & Far, featuring work by WAS painter Laurie Simko. This show runs through March 30th.
 


Cheryl Polcaro - What We Aren't
Through March 29th – WAS painter Cheryl Polcaro is currently showing work as part of Who We Aren’t, a national juried exhibit at Union Street Gallery in Chicago. The gallery is open Wed-Sat – check their website for hours and directions.
 

WAS This Weekend – March 14-16

I just don’t even know what to say about this winter anymore, except that I am over it!! Meanwhile, let’s look at some lovely art, shall we?

Shows/Events this Weekend:
 
Heather Wang
Our own Heather Wang will be at Bloomingdale’s in the Chestnut Hill Mall in Newton for a trunk show this Fri-Sun! We wish her the best of luck. Stop by the Women’s store on the 1st floor in Fashion Accessories on Friday and Saturday from 10-6, and Sunday noon to 6!
 
 


LunaconHeading to Lunacon this weekend? Maybe you should! Lunacon is one of the oldest science fiction conventions in the world, happening in Rye Brook, NY. Be sure to stop by and see work by WAS artists Lisa Hertel and Barbara Fletcher!


levesque
 
Join WAS painter Tracy Lévesque at the SOWA Winter Market on Saturday from 11-4 in Boston’s South End. This market includes 30+ other handmade vendors! The market is located at 1500 Washington Street.
 
 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing
 
What The Fiber! (Tarja Cockell)
Continuing at the West Windsor Arts Center in Princeton Junction, NJ: What the Fiber! This exhibition features work by WAS artist Tarja Cockell. Check their website for hours and directions.
 


Light and Color
Ongoing at The Loading Dock Gallery: Light and Color on the Edges, featuring digital photography by John Wren. The gallery is open Wed-Sat 12-5:30 and Sun 12-4.
 


Near and Far - Laurie Simko
Continuing at the Concord Art Association: Near & Far, featuring work by WAS painter Laurie Simko. This show runs through March 30th.
 


Margot Stage
Ongoing at the Chelmsford Center for the Arts: Purple Passion. See work by WAS artist Margot Stage at this show that runs through late March. Contact them for hours and directions.
 
 


Cheryl Polcaro - What We Aren't
WAS painter Cheryl Polcaro is currently showing work as part of Who We Aren’t, a national juried exhibit at Union Street Gallery in Chicago. The gallery is open Wed-Sat – check their website for hours and directions.
 

WAS This Weekend – March 7-9, 2014

I’m not sure it is ever going to get above freezing. Meanwhile, stay warm inside and look at some beautiful art by Western Ave Studios artists!

Shows/Events this Weekend:
 
Heather Wang Jewelry
Join WAS jeweler Heather Wang at the SOWA Winter Market on Saturday from 11-4 in Boston’s South End. This market includes 30+ other handmade vendors! The market is located at 1500 Washington Street.


What The Fiber! (Tarja Cockell)In the NJ area? You can see the opening reception for What the Fiber! on Sunday from 4-6PM. This exhibition features work by WAS fiber artist Tarja Cockell. Head over to the West Windsor Arts Center in Princeton Junction, NJ!


Ongoing Exhibitions: Last Chance!
 
Peeking by Laura Doran
Closing on Saturday – Vessels: The Art of Containment at The Brush Art Gallery in Lowell. 12 WAS artists are part of this great show! The Brush is open from Wed-Sun 12-4pm.
 


DianeDipoto
Closing Sunday at the Currier Museum of Art: Transforming Lives Through Art: 75 Years at the Currier Art Center. See ceramic work by Diane Esther Designs!
 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing
 
Light and Color
Ongoing at The Loading Dock Gallery: Light and Color on the Edges, featuring digital photography by John Wren. The gallery is open Wed-Sat 12-5:30 and Sun 12-4.
 


Cheryl Polcaro - What We Aren't
WAS painter Cheryl Polcaro is currently showing work as part of Who We Aren’t, a national juried exhibit at Union Street Gallery in Chicago. Congratulations to Cheryl! The gallery is open Wed-Sat – check their website for hours and directions.
 


Margot Stage
Now showing at the Chelmsford Center for the Arts: Purple Passion. See work by WAS artist Margot Stage at this show that runs through late March. Contact them for hours and directions.
 
 


Near and Far - Laurie SimkoContinuing at the Concord Art Association: Near & Far, featuring work by WAS painter Laurie Simko. “Laurie’s images (Near) celebrate the lush life of the earth’s flora found in the streams, marshes, bogs and woods around us. Her focus is a microview of the natural world with its rhythmic flow of vibrant colors, textures and random shapes.”