August 28, 2014

Kathi Packer | Paintings September 1 - September 13

Kathi Packer Studio
Arbor Street
Hartford, CT 06105

EBK Gallery
1429 Park St. suite112
Hartford, CT 06106

MAS: Costumes from Hartford's Caribbean Community

LOCATIONThe Institute for Community Research; 2 Hartford Square West, Suite 100; 146 Wyllys St. (corner of Charter Oak Ave. and Columbus Blvd.); Hartford, CT 06106
This event is free and open to the public. The exhibit remains on view until September 19, 2014.

DETAILSThis exhibit displays Trinidad-style carnival costumes (Mas) made by Hartford teens during a summer 2014 Mas Camp. These colorful and elaborate costumes are similar to those worn in West Indian celebrations around the world, and have been displayed in Hartford's Taste of the Caribbean Festival and the West Indian Parade this summer.

This project is supported by the City of Hartford Arts and Heritage Jobs Grant for 2014, as managed by the Greater Hartford Arts Council. CHAP's participation is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, the Connecticut Office of the Arts (DECD), and the Institute for Community Research.

Institute for Community Research | 2 Hartford Square West, Suite 100 | 146 Wyllys Street | Hartford | CT | 06106

New Exhibit

Join us for the artist's reception
First Friday September 5th, 6:00-8:00pm

Silver Circle Art Center | 75 Main St. Putnam CT | 860.928.2900


(Top) Robert Reynolds, Bradley (Details), Wild Cherry and White Oak; 
(Bottom) Lois Goglia, Ring Around the Rosey, Mixed Media

Artist Reception: 
Friday, September 5th, 5-8pm  

September 5th - September 30th, 2014

Reynolds Fine Art is pleased to present the artwork of Lois Goglia and Robert Reynolds for the exhibition, Dissection, this upcoming September. The works dwell on the artists' interest in linking art and science.  

Please join us September 5th from 5-8pm for the artist reception. We look forward to seeing you all there!

This opening will coincide with this Ninth Square first Friday event (

Located on 96 Orange Street, the mission of Reynolds Fine Art is contribute to the economic and cultural ecosystem through vibrant samples of artwork, not only in our home neighborhood, but in the Lower Chapel district and in New Haven as a whole. Periodically shows, demonstrations, lectures, workshops and art sessions are held to infuse New Haven with diverse aspects of the art world.

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Gallery Hours
Tuesday - Thursday 11-5pm
Friday 11-6pm
Saturday 11-5pm
or by appointment
96 Orange Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06510
Phone (203) 498-2200 

Thursday, September 4 | 5 - 8pm
End the summer on a high note! Enjoy live music by XY Eli Blues Band, a 3 in 30 tour of blue artworks, a pop-up shop by Hartford Denim Company, a landscape painting demo and workshop, performances by Hartford-based improv and sketch comedy group Tick Tick BOOM!, cash bar, and more! Stay for an 8pm screening of Le Week-EndAdmission: $5, FREE for members

Presented with support from the Connecticut Office of Tourism

Wadsworth Atheneum | 600 Main Street | Hartford | CT | 06103

and the Balkun Brothers: here's the info for this week:

Friday 8/29/14 - HOOPS~n~HOPS - Simsbury, CT - 10PM-1AM
Saturday 8/30/14 - Theodores' Blues Booze & BBQ - Springfield, MA - 9PM-12:30AM