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Live Collaborative Painting Demo: VIsual Strategies
Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

Live Collaborative Painting Demo: VIsual Strategies

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Mikel Frank and longtime collaborative painting partner Gerard Amsellem, who both form the The Visual Passion Duo, will present a 5-hour live painting collaboration to live music by local musician, Noel Freidline. Anyone and everyone is welcome to come watch, and see the exhibition that will be on view!

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This is the second live event associated with the exhibition, Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project (Website page; also more info below) 
Today's event is in conjunction with our monthly 2nd Saturday Open Studios on Saturday, July 14th, from 11:00am to 4:00pm (doors open at 10am)

(FaceBook Event Page here)

(Eventbrite event page here)

Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project (FaceBook page) is a Guest exhibit / set of events this Summer at ClearWater Artist Studios. It is being organized by two collaborators: local artist/ curator, Mikel Frank, and collaborating curator & artist, Carl Heyward. Frank recently moved to Charlotte from the New York City area and a 29-year career at the Met Museum of Art, and is now an adjunct art instructor at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Gaston College; Carl Heyward is an artist and founder of the Global Art Project, and lives and works out on the West Coast. 

Participating artists from the Global Art Project (GAP) are shipping their jointly-made works in from all over the world for the exhibit, and there will be three live-collaborative-painting events, including one that's for YOU (or anyone) to participate in, on Saturday August 11!

See the Main Exhibition Event Listing on our Website, www.clearwaterartists.com or on Eventbrite as well as the FB pages linked above.

Call the Studios at 704-784-9535 with any questions, or email clearwatermgr@gmail.com.

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EXHIBIT - Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project
Jul
2
to Aug 28

EXHIBIT - Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project

 Front of Postcard; 'See Back' refers to list of events shown below.  Artist Credit:   BG Artwork, ‘Palimpsest,’ by GAP members Robert Reed w’ fragments from Gregory Rose

Front of Postcard; 'See Back' refers to list of events shown below.  Artist Credit: 

BG Artwork, ‘Palimpsest,’ by GAP members Robert Reed w’ fragments from Gregory Rose

Visual Strategies:

A Collaborative Project

Curated by Mikel Frank and Carl Heyward

Links to Co-Curators' websites: Mikel Frank and

FaceBook 'Gallery' page for the Exhibition is here.

Featuring Collaborative Works by: 

The Global Art Project (Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/globalartproject; FaceBook, https://www.facebook.com/globalartproject2017/)

The Visual Passion Duo (Mikel Frank & Gerard Amsellem; www.visualpassion.net)

...And YOU!    ...created during Related Events at ClearWater, listed below.

Resumes/ Bio PDF's of the Co-Curators: Mikel Frank - Carl Heyward

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Description/ Related Events Listed Below - keep scrolling - (each Event will have its own Listing)--

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This upcoming Guest exhibit / set of events, "Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project" at ClearWater Artist Studios, is being organized by two collaborators: local artist/ curator, Mikel Frank, who recently moved to Concord from NYC and a 29-year career at the Met Museum of Art (2 years ago), and is now an adjunct art instructor at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College; and collaborating curator & artist, Carl Heyward,  founder of the Global Art Project, who is out on the West Coast.

Participating artists from the Global Art Project (GAP) are shipping their jointly-made works in from all over the world for the exhibit, and there will be three live-collaborative-painting events, including one that's for YOU (or anyone) to participate in, on Saturday August 11!

The local artist Mikel Frank is working to invite more local artists familiar with collaborative art-making, to participate also.  

Mikel and longtime collaborative painting partner Gerard Amsellem, who both form the Visual Passion Duo, will present a 5-hour live painting collaboration to live music by local musician, Noel Freidline. This is in conjunction with our monthly 2nd Saturday Open Studios on Saturday, July 14th, from 11:00am to 4:00pm (doors open at 10am).

 

Opening • with Live Painting Event

Sunday, July 1, 2018  -  3:00 - 5:30 pm
Selected Collaborators / Paint Performance

FaceBook Event pages for this Opening: Visual Strategies Exhibition; Visual Strategies; and VISUAL STRATEGIES EXHIBITION  

 

Live Collaborative Painting Demo

Saturday, July 14, 2018  -  11am - 4pm
Featuring the Visual Passion Duo Performing
(Mikel Frank & Gerard Amsellem)

(FaceBook Event Page here

(Eventbrite event page here)

 

Family Collaboration Painting Day

[Event page coming soon!]

Saturday, August 11, 2018  -  11am and 2pm
Community is Invited to come paint a large work togeher that will then be added to the Exhibition!
--Facilitated by curator/ artist Mikel Frank—

 

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CANCELED: JUNE Live Figure Drawing
Jun
21
6:00 PM18:00

CANCELED: JUNE Live Figure Drawing

We are sorry to announce that tonight's (June 21, 2018) Figure-Drawing Session has been canceled.  We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you'll join us, next month!  Details for the usual event, are below.

Usual Monthly Event:

For a cost of $15 per artist, cash only please (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own easel, materials and refreshments. We have folding tables and chairs if needed. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Apr
19
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

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Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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Monthly Meeting: Southern Piedmont Woodturners
Mar
20
5:30 PM17:30

Monthly Meeting: Southern Piedmont Woodturners

Southern Piedmont Woodturners Club holds monthly meeting/ woodturning demo or workshop, every third Tuesday of the month in their studio - #122 - at ClearWater Artist Studios in Concord, NC. All are welcome! Come out and learn about this ancient and fun craft.

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Mar
15
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

22310224_1056598197815112_4178809002022189485_n.jpg

Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Feb
15
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

22310224_1056598197815112_4178809002022189485_n.jpg

Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Jan
18
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

22310224_1056598197815112_4178809002022189485_n.jpg

Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

Weather Update Announcement: We are canceling tonight's event due to black ice Weather Advisory issued by the National Weather Service. See you in February!

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Dec
21
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

22310224_1056598197815112_4178809002022189485_n.jpg

Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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Nov
16
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

22310224_1056598197815112_4178809002022189485_n.jpg

Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Oct
19
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

22310224_1056598197815112_4178809002022189485_n.jpg

Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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