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Diane Arbus

A Woman with her Baby Monkey, 1971 Vintage gelatin silver print 15 x 14 inches acquired 2005       www.diane-arbus-photography.com Biography Born 1923. New York City, New York. Died 1971. Photographer and writer noted for black-and-white square photographs of “deviant and marginal people (dwarfs, giants, transgender people, nudists, circus performers) or of people whose…

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Jo Ann Walters

Untitled, from the series Vanity and Consolation C-print 8.5 x 9.5 inches acquired 2011   Biography   Links/Articles “A Few Questions for Jo Ann Walters.” Amy Stein Photography blog. December 16, 2010. Select Awards Guggenheim Fellowship Connecticut Commission of the Arts Fellowship Ferguson Award for Portraiture, Friends of Photography Connecticut Commission of the Arts Fellowships…

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Zoe Strauss

Mattress Flip, 2001 Archival pigment print mounted to board 22 x 34 inches acquired 2007   www.zoestrauss.com   Biography Zoe Strauss, born 1970, is an installation artist and photographer living and working in Philadelphia, PA. Strauss recently completed “Under I-95,” a 10 year long project that culminated in an installation of photographs under interstate 95…

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TJ Ahearn

Blue Sunday, 2007* Collage on panel 12 x 12 inches acquired 2009 Crown of Creation, 2007 Collage on panel 12 x 12 inches acquired 2009     Biography Born TJ Ahearn lives and works in Miami. Ahearn attended School of Visual Arts in New York, University of Miami BFA Program and Miami Dade Fine Arts…

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Nina Chanel Abney

Beauty in the Beast, 2009 Acrylic on canvas 54.75 x 66.75 inches acquired 2009   www.ninachanel.com   Biography Born Chicago, IL, 1982 Lives and works in New York

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Harumi Abe

Untitled, 2010 Oil on canvas 14 x 15 inches acquired 2010 www.harumiabe.com Biography Born in Japan Harumi Abe relocated herself to Miami on her own to pursue her dream of studying art. She attended  Ai Miami International University of Arts and Design (2003). She obtained her MFA at Florida International University (2008). Abe’s inspiration is in everyday…

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twelve by 12, ArtServe’s annual fundraising exhibition call to artists

ArtServe’s 5th Annual “Twelve by 12” exhibition and fundraiser invites artists to display their art and network with each other.  As a fundraising event, 25% of the entry fee sill be returned to the participating organization designated by the artist on the entry form. One designation per 3 piece entry. All artwork will be sold…

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On Loan: Shirin Neshat at NetJets Collectors Cocktail

Miami Beach, Florida
November 30, 2011
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Creative Captial launches new blog

We’re excited to share the launch of The Lab, Creative Capital’s new blog for artists and the art community! Since artists and arts organizations thrive on experimentation, our blog will share ideas on the Creative Process; offer a window into our Permanent Laboratory for artist services; explore issues impacting the art community in The Field;…

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Open Call: Humble Art’s Foundation 31 Women in Photography

On July 19, 2012, Humble Arts Foundation, in conjunction with Hasted Kraeutler, will present its third edition of 31 Women in Art Photography at Hasted Kraeutler in Chelsea. We are proud to announce that along with Humble’s curatorial director, Jon Feinstein, Natalia Sacasa, senior director of Luhring Augustine, will co-curate the 2012 edition. Deadline: Wednesday,…

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ART IN A BOX – Community Supported Art! (CSA)

Over the last 20 years, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) has become a popular way for consumers to buy seasonal food directly from local farms. With the same buy-local spirit in mind, Community Supported Art is a similar endeavor to support local artists, and collectors. We are seeking artists, of all disciplines, to launch our inaugural…

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Anne Tschida writes about Girls’ Club publication Frances Trombly: Paintings

Arts writer Anne Tschida discusses the last hold out of literary digitization in her review of Girls’ Club’s first self-published book and exhibition catalog, Frances Trombly: Paintings, on the Knight Foundation blog. Read it here.

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On Loan: Sophie Calle and Annette Messager at the Frost Museum

Miami, Florida
November 9, 2011- March 18, 2012
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Ingrid Calame exhibition catalog available

New publication to accompany solo exhibition of Ingrid Calame’s work at the Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh. Calame, an artist based in Los Angeles, makes intricate, abstract paintings and drawings with a specific relationship to the world. Her work begins with marks, stains and cracks on the ground which Calame traces, then combines layers and retraces, transforming…

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Magazine created by Pace Center for Girls teens at Girls’ Club

Read the instant magazine created by girls from Pace Center for Girls in Fort Lauderdale. They are participating in Girls ‘N Power, a weekly art immersion program, led by artist teachers from Young at Art Museum.

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Untitled (copied) by Moira Holohan

Click the link to view. http://moiraholohan.tumblr.com/ Girls’ Club is pleased to present a web-based work in conjunction with Re-Framing the Feminine by artist Moira Holohan. Holohan’s work is grounded in experimental processes where she manipulates various media including assemblage, video animation and collage. Layered images and sound come out of her interest to make open…

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Photography to Prose: writing workshop for artists and writers

led by Girls’ Club writer-in-residence Denise Delgado Four Thursdays, 6-8pm November 10, 17 and December 8, 15 $125 Registration Deadline Monday, November 7 In this 4-session workshop, Girls’ Club exhibition Re-Framing the Feminine becomes both work space and material for jumpstarting new writing. Together the class will look at and discuss photographs in the exhibition,…

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Art Fallout 2011 a big hit – thanks to all our artists, judges and backers

The numbers of artists participating plus the dedicated art fans that turned out to write their comments on post-it notes proves that there is a thriving scene for contemporary art in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Art Fallout is organized in tandem with National Arts and Humanities Month. We’re really pleased that so many people appreciate what…

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On Loan: Julie Mehretu at Gund Gallery, Kenyon College

Gambier , Ohio
October 27, 2011 – March 5, 2012

 

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SMART RIDE ART EXHIBIT 2011

Please join faculty artists for the SMART RIDE ART EXHIBIT 2011, October 11 through 27 at FAU’s Second Avenue Studio, located on the first floor of the Askew Tower at FAU Fort Lauderdale, 220 SE 2nd Ave.   On exhibit will be drawings, paintings, photographs and sculptures by 16 renowned regional artists, including several FAU faculty…

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Masters’ Mystery at FIU

The Masters’ Mystery Art Show (MMAS) is an international annual art event featuring over 1000 artworks by more than 500 artists from 31 countries around the globe. It includes nationally and internationally recognized artists, many brilliant emerging artists, as well as a number of celebrities from other fields. The MMAS was developed to benefit Florida…

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A.I.R. Gallery Fellowship Program deadline October 29, 2011

The deadline for 2012-2013 Fellowship applications is 11:59 pm, Saturday, October 29, 2011. For more infomation, and to apply online, please click HERE. The A.I.R. Gallery Fellowship Program, in place since 1993, provides under-represented and emerging artists with a visible gallery space while focusing on building relationships with other more experienced artists and art professionals.…

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Call to Artists from Miami’s Independent Thinkers

Miami’s Independent Thinkers is an organization dedicated to the unity, development and promotion of Miami’s flourishing art community. Our assemblage embraces established, emerging and young artists, visionaries and intellectuals. Their mission is to provide a sustainable support base for Miami’s creative community, including: painters, photographers, filmmakers, sculptors, animators, writers, musicians, performance and new media artists.…

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Humoratorium at 1310 Gallery downtown Fort Lauderdale

Parking is free, around the neighborhood: + Parking all along SW 2nd Court/Middle Street + Empty grass lot directly next to the Red/White house at the corner SW 2nd Court/Middle Street and Harmon Ave/13th St.. + Church parking lot and field across from Fire Museum on West Las Olas

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Young at Art After-School kids visit Frances Trombly exhibition

Twenty very young art aficionados visited Girls’ Club on Thursday, September 22nd from their after-school program around the corner from Girls’ Club – organized by Young at Art Museum. They loved to talk, and we shared stories about weaving and animals who weave (guess which ones!). After looking at Frances Trombly’s hand-embroidered Target and Publix…

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Fort Lauderdale Day of the Dead Parade at FAT Village

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Announcing Art Fallout 2011

Saturday October 15, 2011 5-8 pm A Day for Contemporary Art in Downtown Fort Lauderdale Tour art venues, free bus transportation, Scavenger Hunt, T-shirts, Fun for ALL! One-Day Open Call exhibition of South Florida artists at Girls’ Club The Second Annual Art Fallout energizes Downtown Fort Lauderdale Contemporary Art Scene To celebrate National Arts and…

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Art Fallout 2011 Kickstarter Campaign has begun

Kickstarter.com enables artists and non-profits to fundraise for their projects. Visit Kickstarter.com. Click to pledge any amount and your funds will only be deducted from an Amazon payments account once our project achieves its total fundraising goal. Last year’s Art Fallout Kickstarter campaign was successful. Funds are used to defray costs of producing the event.…

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Live/Work lofts for artists at Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts in Fort Lauderdale

The Sailboat Bend Artists Lofts in Fort Lauderdale provide live/work studio space for artists in various disciplines. Details and direct contact info: Carrie Staley Affordable Property Apogee New Dawn, LLC 1310 SW 2nd Court Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312 T 954.728.3484 F 954.728.2484 E SailboatBendApts@theapogeecompanies.com More details available at http://sailboatbendartists.com/    

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Bakehouse presents discussion on Artist Residencies

BAC Art Canvas/ Panel Discussions  Artist Residencies Panel Discussion and Workshop   Panel Discussion Friday | September 16 | 7:00-9:00 PM Limited Seating. RSVP to 305.576.2828 Kathryn Mikesell, Founder of The Fountainhead Residency and Studios and Art Collector Kathleen Carignan, Executive Director at Legal Art and Author Kim Yantis, Artist Liaison for the Deering Estate at Cutler Residency                                                                  …

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