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Home Exhibit – Call for Artists

Posted By on Aug 29, 2017

ARTIST CALL: Home Exhibit – Call for Art October 19 to December 7, 2017 Interiors / Exteriors A sense of place / A state of mind The Belmont Gallery of Art invites artists to submit work for its upcoming Home exhibit. Download application form.   Key Information – For full details, be sure to read the application form! Application Deadline is September 30, 2017, 6pm. Visit the BGA website for more information....

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New Works Exhibit and Special Events!

Posted By on Jun 23, 2017

Special Events: BAA Art-Making Workshops (Free)! Refresh your skills or learn some new techniques… The Belmont Art Association (BAA) in partnership with the Belmont Gallery of Art (BGA) present a series of four special summer art-making events on Thursday evenings. All workshops take place 7-9pm at the Belmont Gallery of Art. Thurs., June 29: DRAWING PORTRAITS Rick Corbett. Corbett, an award winning pencil artist/portraitist will demonstrate his personal process of creating a portrait based on light as well as structure to capture the personality of his subject. An example of Corbett’s work is below: Thurs., July 13: KUMIHIMO NECKLACE WORKSHOP Naomi Ellenberg-Dukas, of DukasDesigns, will demonstrate Japanese beaded braiding to create a single strand kumihimo bracelet. This technique has unlimited designs and varying degrees of complexity, but this will start with the basics. Materials will be supplied to 10 attendees (by lottery to those present). Naomi is President of Beadesigner International/New England Bead Society. Thurs., July 20: SIMPLIFIED ANATOMY Drawing the Human Figure from Imagination and Life – led by Damon Lehrer. Lehrer has taught at RISD, Boston University, Art Institute of Boston, Mass College of Art, and Montserrat College of Art. Founder of Boston Figurative Art Center, Somerville. Thurs July 27: LIVE MODEL SESSION Come try your hand at drawing a clothed live model. BAA artists will be on hand to offer tips and advice to workshop attendees. Art supplies will be provided for workshop attendees. Some events will feature brief talks by participating BAA artists about their individual art-making techniques and influences. Refreshments will be served. Free...

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Rick Corbett Wins 2 Awards!

Posted By on May 20, 2017

Congrats to BAA member, Rick Corbett, whose awesome portrait won 1st place at Reading Art Association spring exhibit! Rick’s drawing “Kit” won the Popular/People’s Choice Award at the same exhibit! I am so honored, flattered, and humbled. Two of my drawings won awards. It’s not the winning that matters to me, what means most to me is making an impact with my art, being able to share my passion with others and making an emotional connection through my art. Thank you so much for all of the support and encouragement in my work. It means so much to...

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The Mosesian Center for the Arts invites artists to submit original hand printed work to “Big Print/Little Print” and “Uniform”, a screen print T-shirt Show and Pop-up Shop. This pair of shows will provide a diverse look at all forms of hand printing – BIG and small, esoteric to accessible – including but not limited to screen print, mono print, letterpress, woodcut, linocut, etching and stamped/stenciled work. Submission Deadline: 2/13/2017 Details: on their website. Note: Mosesian Center for the Arts was formerly called Arsenal Center for the...

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