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SAW: Contemporary Artists Explore The Tool As Canvas

December 5, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - January 30, 2015 @ 10:00 pm

Free
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SAW-Contemporary Artists Explore The Tool As Canvas
Curated by Scott Scarboro
 
Exhibition from December 5th through 30th
 
Opening Reception; Friday, December 5th from 6-10pm in conjunction with South 4thStreet Trolley Hop.  Special musical performance by singer-songwriter, Brigid Kaelin. 
In the vein of the 18th century practice of Tole Painting, the folk art of decorative painting on tin and wooden utensils, objects and furniture, local and regional artists use the hand saw or saw blade as a canvas and a source for inspiration. Artists embellished an existing hand saw or saw blade or used their own artistic technique to create a replica of the tool from another material. (wood, iron, glass, clay, etc) Curated by Scott Scarboro. With special musical performance by singer-songwriter, Brigid Kaelin.

Exhibiting artists include:

Steve Armstrong
Gwen Burke
John J. Cobb
Harlan Strummer
Patrick Donley
Sarah Tidwel

Jen Cricket Bidwell Meyer
Lewis Meyer
Michelle K Amos
Gina Moeller
Lisa Simon
Jim Doiron
Suzanne Edds
Gary Bell
Damon Thompson
Tad DeSanto
Dennis J Shaffner
Lilly Totten
Marcy Rae
Brad White
Wayne Ferguson
Dominic Guarnaschelli
Bonita Parsons
……….and more.

Details

Start:
December 5, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
End:
January 30, 2015 @ 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Craft Gallery & Mercantile
572 South 4th Street
Louisville , KY 40202
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Phone:
502-584-7636

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