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Connecticut’s American Mural Project

Launched in 2002 by artist Ellen Griesedieck, the American Mural Project (AMP) is creating the largest indoor collaborative artwork in the world—a mural 120 feet long, 48 feet high, and up to ten feet deep. The mural is a tribute to American workers and highlights what has defined the country over the last century. Nothing Read more…

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“Garbage In – Art Out”

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, that’s the case with Daniel Lanzilotta of Connecticut. He has mounted a campaign to make art out of plastic and other items that float ashore from anywhere around the world or that he finds on the side of the road. He calls himself a “Plastician.” He has collected a lot Read more…

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Art And Connecticut’s Craft Beers

“Art & Craft Beer” Fundraiser forGuilford Art Center features local CT breweries Sample some of Connecticut’s best craft brews at Guilford Art Center’s Art & Craft Beer event, scheduled for Friday, March 4 from 6-8:30 pm at Guilford Art Center. Guests are invited to try a selection of beers from area breweries, including DuVig, Stony Read more…

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Flower Exhibit In North Branford

Evergreen Woods Art Exhibit: Terry Bogan 88 Notch Hill Road, North Branford, CT 06471 February 20th-March 30th, 2016 For more details, call Briana Benn-Mirandi at 203-483-3224 Terry Bogan is a watercolor artist noted for her vibrant colorful floral paintings.  Terry’s flowers capture the subtle balance between suggestion and description, control and spontaneity.  They come to Read more…

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The Contemporary Art Of Michael DesRosiers

Artist, Michael DesRosiers creates his paintings on a 23 acre spread in Lyme, Connecticut, an enclave, he built for his family surrounded by nature. He says he knew he was going to be an artist at a very young age when he spilled a bucket of paint down his parents carpeted stairs in Texas. He says Read more…

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The Empty Spaces Project In Putnam, Connecticut Brings Art To Life

Paul Toussaint had an idea…fill an empty space on Main Street in Putnam, Connecticut, with art and people will come see it and that will create vibrancy. Toussaint, who grew up in Danielson, calls his idea The Empty Spaces Project and it is a non-profit. His place is in an area known as the “quiet Read more…

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Holiday Events On The Connecticut Art Trail

Holiday Events on the 2015 Connecticut Art Trail Want to know where beautiful events will be in Connecticut to take family or friends leading up to the holidays,? Well look no further than the state’s Art Trail, this is southern new England at a lovely time of the year. Okay get out your calendars and Read more…

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“Color Forms” By Judith Pond Kudlow

Tissue paper crinkled in light glows on the canvas. Shadows cascade down draped linens. They narrow the defiant gaze of a young girl in flowing white. An air of mystery patterns these introspective narratives, the unseen as essential as any surface detail.  You are cordially invited to an opening reception at the Cooper & Smith Read more…

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The Art Of Paper Cutting

Martha Link Walsh never set out to do this kind of art for life, it just evolved and she’s still at it 40 years later. She creates her designs with pencil and then goes to work with tiny scissors and scalpels. Walsh has two books out with her work, A Paper-Cut Christmas: Legends of the Gift Giver Read more…

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It’s A “Paris” State of Mind with Connecticut’s Jill Butler

Jill Butler  presents:  “My Paris Portfolio- Original Art, Design and Product” at the Essex Art Association Gallery at 10 North Main Street in Essex on the weekend of October 16-18. The show opens with a wine and cheese reception on Friday, Oct. 16, from 5 to 9 p.m., and will continue on Saturday, Oct. 17, 10-5pm Read more…

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