Weekend at the Galleries and Workshops

Join us October 8th – 10th for the Silver City Art Association Weekend At The Galleries and the Southwest Print Fiesta.
There will be a self-guided gallery walk with receptions Saturday 4pm – 7pm, art demonstrations, food trucks, printmaking market and more. It will be an exciting weekend!
VISIT:  silvercityart.com and southwestprintfiesta.org

LAS will feature two exhibitions:
BOUND. This juried handmade print exhibition addresses the basic principles of human connections.
Jurors Chip Thomas and Thea Gahr chose some amazing works by 30 artists.
Saints, Superheroes, and the Demonized. Printmaking by Marco Sánchez

Reception Friday Oct. 8th 4 pm – 8pm
Chip and Thea will do a gallery talk at 4pm.  Marco will speak about his work at 5:30

LAS will be open 11 am – 7 pm on Saturday and 10 am – 3 pm on Sunday
Saturday 4 pm – 6pm the Southwest Women’s Fiber Arts Collective will conduct demonstrations in the sculpture garden.

Plus – The Silver City Art Association is holding our Silent Auction Annual Fundraiser!  22 artists have created Ravens and Gila Monsters for the Silent Auction. You can view the creatures now at participating galleries in downtown Silver. All of the works will be together in the Association’s booth on Oct. 9th at the Maker’s Market, 7th and Bullard Streets, from 10am to 3pm. The highest bidders will be called when bidding closes at the Maker’s Market at 3pm. View all the creatures at: https://www.silvercityart.com/wag-silent-auction

Here is my cyanotype raven and a gila monster by Myron Weckworth.

There is still space in the two workshops at LAS –
Experimental Printmaking with out a Press, with Carmen Ruiz, and

Exploring the Exquisite Corpse:
Printing collaborative text into an accordion book, with Jo Andersen and Maria Lee.

For more in formation and to register:
  https://lightartspace.com/workshops-classes/

This is the last week to Visions of Nature and Two Artists: Two Views exhibitions.
Stop in Thursday – Saturday, 11am – 5pm and by appointment.


Happy Fall!


Exhibitons, Call for Entry, Workshops

Two photography exhibitions are opening this Friday,
August 6th, 5 pm – 7 pm

Visions of Nature – featuring the work of over 40 artists. Juror Diana Bloomfield has selected an amazing group of alternative process photographs.   All works on display are hand-made prints using a variety of photographic processes.

2 Artists/2 Views – Photographs by North Carolina artist, Diana Bloomfield, and Silver City artist, Karen Hymer, are on view in the Flash Gallery at Light Art Space.

Both exhibitions will be on view through October 4th.


Call For Entry

Submit hand-made prints and photographs. The deadline is September 6th.

JURORS:  Chip Thomas and Thea Gahr

Sponsored by the Southwest Print Fiesta

Submit at: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=9194


Workshops


Happy August!

 

Gallery Reception, Call for Work, 3th of July Love Local sale

Join us this Friday, July 2nd, 5 -8 pm
for the Opening Reception for two clay exhibitions

RUMINATIONS
2021 INTERNATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION

RUMINATIONS is an international juried exhibition featuring ceramic artwork representative of this past year. In a time of unprecedented global events, contemplation and consideration are needed. Artists observe the world around them and create artwork that communicates individual perspectives and experiences.  Featuring the work of 23 artists.

Juror: Sanam Emami

Opening Reception July 2, 5- 8 pm
Exhibition Dates: July 2nd – July 31st, 2021

https://lightartspace.com/exhibition/ruminations-2/

Sanam Emami

LOCAL CLAY

Featuring the work of 16 local artists:

Bonnie Ertel, Zoe Wolfe, Nancy Phillips, Phoebe Lawrence, Letha Cress Woolf, Michele Parlee, Karen Tippit, Robin Parsons/Fred Pineda, Kate Brown, Julliette L. Kurtz, Michaud, Wendy Ridick Shaul, Claude W. Smith, III, Daniel Garver, Natalie Good, Carmen Ruiz.

In conjunction with the 10th Annual Silver City Clay Festival July 12 – 18th

https://clayfestival.com/




11am – 5pm 
Enjoy discount prices on special works by Light Art Space Artists



Final week to submit to Visions of Nature – Deadline on July 7th
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8938o



Flash enjoying the monsoons


Announcing Visions of Nature: Contemporary Views in Alternative Photographic Techniques.  We are pleased to have Diana Bloomfield as the juror. The deadline to submit is July 7th.  https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8938.

There is still space in our first three workshops: Wire Art with Joel Armstrong, Monotype Mania Printmaking with Carmen Ruiz and Sun printing (cyanotype) with Karen Hymer.
Visit lightartspace.com to register.

Call For Work and Upcoming Workshops

Announcing Visions of Nature: Contemporary Views in Alternative Photographic Techniques.  We are pleased to have Diana Bloomfield as the juror. The deadline to submit is July 7th.  https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8938.

There is still space in our first three workshops: Wire Art with Joel Armstrong, Monotype Mania Printmaking with Carmen Ruiz and Sun printing (cyanotype) with Karen Hymer.
Visit lightartspace.com to register.

Flash, road trip, May 2021

Call for Work and Workshops

Announcing Visions of Nature: Contemporary Views in Alternative Photographic Techniques.  We are pleased to have Diana Bloomfield as the juror. Deadline to submit is July 7th.  https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8938.

There is still space in our first three workshops: Wire Art with Joel Armstrong, Monotype Mania Printmaking with Carmen Ruiz and Sun printing (cyanotype) with Karen Hymer.
Visit lightartspace.com to register.

Flash, road trip, May 2021

Workshops- date correction

I am pleased to announce that workshops will begin in May at Light Art Space. We will follow state safety guidelines and request that all participants be fully vaccinated.  Visit lightartspace.com for more details. Here is the schedule:

May 22 (corrected date)
Wire We Here? Wire workshop with Joel Armstrong    
https://lightartspace.com/product/wire-we-here-workshop-with-joel-armstrong/


May 29 & 30
Monotype Mania! Printmaking workshop with Carmen Ruiz  

https://lightartspace.com/product/monotype-mania-printmaking-workshop-with-carmen-ruiz-may-29th-and-30th/


June 6
Sun Printing Cyanotype workshop with Karen Hymer
https://lightartspace.com/product/cyanotype-sun-printing-workshop_june-6th-2021/


August 28
Introduction to Photopolymer Gravure workshop with Karen Hymer  
https://lightartspace.com/product/photopolymer-gravure-workshop-august-28th-2021/


September 18 & 19
Tri-color Gum Printing with Diana Bloomfield    
https://lightartspace.com/product/tri-color-gum-printing-with-diana-bloomfield_september-18th-and-19th/


 

April 28th, LAS patio

 

 

 

 

Light Art Space Karen Hymer

Light Art Space Karen Hymer