January 3, 2013

Start the year with Art

Red, Blue and White Noise: A Photographic Pageant by Keith Johnson

January 5 through 22, 2013

Reading Room . The Institute Library . 847 Chapel Street . New Haven, CT

Monday through Friday, 10:00 to 6:00 and Saturdays, 11:00 to 2:00



ART FOR HAITI (Group Show) **
Opening Reception: SATURDAY, JANUARY 5, 2013 - 6pm-10pm
Exhibition Run: Jan. 5 - Jan. 29, 2013
555 Asylum Ave.
Hartford, Ct

Opening Reception: SUNDAY, JANUARY 6, 2013 - 1pm-3pm (live Jazz 3-4)
Exhibition Run: Dec. 16, 2012 - February 28, 2013
Hartford Public Library Gallery One - 2nd Floor

500 Main St.
Hartford, CT

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 6pm-8pm
Exhibition Run: Jan. 10 - February 23, 2013
Charter Oak Cultural Center Gallery

21 Charter Oak Ave
Hartford, CT

* All events free and open to the public

** Art For Haiti exhibition is a fund raiser for relief efforts for Haiti, donations optional.  100% of proceeds will go to "Movin' With The Spirit" organization working in some of the poorest areas of Haiti.

The Silver Circle Gallery in Putnam, CT is proud to announce"Figure on Tuesdays," a figurative exhibition to be held January 18 - February 24 , 2013The show consists of paintings and drawings from a group of four local artists who meet regularly on Tuesday evenings at the Silver Circle Gallery's art studio to work from a variety of models. Sean Farrell, Bud Cook, Shaun Rock, and Karen Reid each have a very distinct style and perspective. This display will provide a unique experience for the viewer to see how the individual artist 

explores the figure and its form.

Silver Circle Gallery is located at 75 Main Street in Downtown Putnam. Since 2008, Silver Circle has been a fresh, contemporary space where local and regional artists collaborate to show and sell their work, educate others, and inspire one another and their community through the visual arts.

Visit www.SilverCircleGallery.com for more information.

Alliance for Hollistic Living 
Vernon Community Arts Center
DATE: Thursday January 17th
TIME: 7-8:30pm
LOCATION: 709 Hartford Turnpike Vernon

Sounding New Haven: Music Scenes, 1840 - 1940

A project of the Yale Public Humanities Program.
                Curated by:
                Saga Blaine
             Jennifer Brown
          Matthew Jacobson
                Lawrence Lim
            Anya Montiel
            John San Pedro
          Carmel Raz
              Emily Reilly
            Claire Schwartz
        Stefan Thorsteinsson
            Ghazaal Vojdani
                Laura Wexler
A public exhibition commemorating sounds and sights from the many and varied music scenes that enhanced New Haven, 1840-1940.   

January 12 through 26, 2013

Reception on Wednesday January 16, 5 to 7 p.m.

The Institute Library . 847 Chapel Street . New Haven, CT

Monday through Friday, 10:00 to 6:00 and Saturdays, 11:00 to 2:00

IMAGE: Bachrach Studio, "Joseph Elpi, the youngest member of the school orchestra," ca.1920. Courtesy of The Whitney Library, New Haven Museum, Neighborhood Music School Collection. Used with permission.

And finally, 1/5/13 First Sat. Open Studios at FVAC,    10-4   20 artists' studios open to visitors for the day.

Installation by A. Balkun - FVAC studio 6B

Farmington Valley Arts Center:  http://www.artsfvac.org/