Its a great weekend for the Arts! Check it out!
Shows/Events this Weekend:
The next firing at the Smokeless Wood Burning Cambodian Kiln will be Saturday April 26th Going on all day at 220 Aiken St, Lowell Ma. Come meet Yary & see something wonderful & unique!
Weaver Leanne Tremblay, Fiber Artist Tarja Cockell & Painter Tracy Levesque, will all be at the 9th Annual Melrose Arts Festival at Memorial Hall 590 Main St. Melrose from Friday April 25 to Sunday April 27! The Friday evening Preview Party will feature LIVE music from 7-10pm! It’s a lovely weekend event! Check their website for more details!
Muddy Girls Studio will have their ” LRod Bowl ” with floral design by Stacy Alleva of Paeonia Designs, in the Museum of Fine Arts Boston this weekend! Art in Bloom runs April 26-28. The exhibit is free with MFA admission. Other events include an Elegant Tea, outdoor walking tours, lectures and classes by top designers. It will be in the reception area right outside of the Shapiro Auditorium. There’s only two pieces in the reception area, it’ll be easy to spot.
David Leblanc of Action Abstraction Studio is out & about at Wrong Brain Spring Bizarre! Saturday, April 26th 11-5pm Newmarket Mills 55 Main Street Newmarket, NH Come check out his expressive, comic-book inspired original paintings, prints, and magnets
If you are in the neighborhood on Sunday the 27th at 2:30, stop by The ONYX Room at 122 Western Ave in Lowell to catch a performance of Refugees Then and Now by the Angkor Dance Troupe. It will be spectacular!
Ongoing Exhibitions: Last Chance
Get your last glimpse of HAT Seen and Sewn, a collaboration by photographer Jeff Engel & milliner Jeanne Osborne! It’s spectacular! Loading Dock Gallery at Western Ave from April 2 – 27, 2014 see website for hours.
Seeing and Not Seeing . . .
Western Avenue Studios Artists respond to “The Art Forger” is a wonderful collaborative show featuring more than 15 Western Avenue Artists in all media. This show hangs at the Chelmsford Public Library through April 29th. A must see!
Last full weekend at the West Windsor Arts Center in Princeton Junction, NJ: What the Fiber! This exhibition features work by WAS artist Tarja Cockell. Exhibit ends May 2nd! Check their website for hrs & directions.
Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing
See the lovely work of Laurie Simko at the Greater Lowell Community Foundation, 100 Merrimack St Suite 202 in Lowell! New series of paintings in “Lush Life” & “Scenes from Lowell”. A percentage of sales benefit Arts League of Lowell and The Healing Garden in Harvard, MA
From the Pages of Chroma will hang through the end of April at Diesel Cafe, 257 Elm St. in Davis Square, Somerville. This exhibit showcases 12 talented & creative locals including WAS artists Eyeformation and Action Abstraction Studio!
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! Runs through September 28th!