August Events at Gallery 224 and the Gallery 224 Studios
Saturday, August 6, from 1:00-3:00, featured artist Lois Bielefeld will staff the gallery, and on Saturday August 13, from 11:00-1:00, featured artist Kevin Miyazaki will staff the gallery. This is your chance to stop by, say “Hi” and visit with them about their work.
Saturday August 27, from 10:00-11:00, we will be hosting an Artists Talk at the gallery. This is an opportunity to hear the stories behind the photographs in an informal setting, and to learn more about Gary Porter’s Pulitzer Prize winning career as a photojournalist for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and Kevin Miyazaki’s Perimeter project.
Saturday, August 13, from 1:00-3:00, artist in residence Carissa Heinrichs will offer a Cyanotype Workshop. All ages are welcome. Participants will be making miniature books of objects they find at the beach. More information on our Gallery 224 Studios/Workshops tab.
Our website Artist of the Month is Jared Plock. Jared has been an artist in residence at the Gallery 224 Studios since January, along with David Niec who has been documenting the phases of the moon. More about David next month.
We welcome Paula Helmstedt and Cynthia Lorenz to our gallery staff this summer. Paula is our student intern. She grew up in Port Washington. In the fall she will begin a full year Masters course in Fashion and Textiles at the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland. Cynthia is an artist, art teacher and former artist in residence at the Gallery 224 Studios. Cynthia will be developing viewing guides and activities that correspond with the exhibitions at the gallery. Watch for our Looking Closer series.
One month left to see the Portrait exhibition at Gallery 224 and the No Camera At All exhibition at the Gallery 224 Studios.