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SUMMER ART CAMP
REGISTER NOW for Summer Art Camp! Click here for Flyer with dates and details:
MAY 6 - 29 / 2016 CANVAS, CLAY, COLLAGE AND CUTTING EDGE
Juried. Four themes combine in one exhibit. This edgy installation explores and pushes the boundaries of materials and ideas. Canvas, Clay, Collage may be any subject. Cutting Edge may be any material.
RECEIVING: TUE MAY 3 Noon - 6 pm, WED MAY 4 Noon - 4 pm Limit: 3 entries
OPENING: FRI MAY 6 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN MAY 29 2 - 5 pm
CONCERT AND ART HONORING ANNIVERSARY OF SISTERS OF ST. JOSEPH
May 22 - CONCERT - "Brave Women: 150 Years of Courage," is a concert and reception honoring the 150th Anniversary of the Sisters of St. Joseph. The performance by Cantorae St. Augustine takes place on Sunday, May 22, 3 p.m. at 22 Marine Street.
Cantorae St. Augustine is best known for singing monthly vespers at the Mission Nombre de Dios. Director Mary Jane Ballou, a specialist in chant and polyphony, has crafted a rich program of songs, readings and images to highlight the nuns' arrival and good works in St. Augustine during the 19th and early 20th centuries. The musical journey spans centuries to include Latin, French and English chants, spirituals and even Stephen Foster. Many of the Sisters will be in attendance to meet and greet the audience. Concert seating is limited. To make reservations, call the St. Augustine Art Association at (904) 824-2310.
May 26 -29 EXHIBITION - An exhibition of original works of art produced by the Sisters of St. Joseph over decades will be featured in the gallery, May 6 - 29. The display includes paintings, icons, pottery, hand painted porcelain, lace, basketry, tapestries and more.
JUN 2 - JUL 10 / 2016 ANNUAL HONORS SHOW
Juried. New works by the "best of the best," make up this this exhibit, which features award winning artists from the past three years.
SPECIAL AWARDS: Ted Karam Award for Best Sculpture; Emmett Fritz Award for Excellence in Oil Painting
RECEIVING: TUE MAY 31 Noon - 6 pm, WED JUNE 1 Noon - 4 pm
OPENING: FRI JUN 3 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN JUL 10 2 - 5 pm
TOUCH St. Augustine Sculpture Garden
The long awaited beautification project has been realized!
The new outdoor art space at the St. Augustine Art Association features an expanded entry landing on Charlotte Street; ADA pathways leading to Sculpture Garden Ponds; Coquina Fountain; Benches; Native Plantings; New Signage and Lighting; Gathering space in the Exploration Plaza and Enzo Torcoletti's newly installed "Heavenly Bodies" sculpture and Braille marker.
Fundraising continues for the 450th Legacy project. To donate or learn more about this art accessibility initiative, call 904.824.2310 or click here: www.touchstaugustine.com.
Drake's Raid Exhibit
ART y FACTS of DRAKE'S RAID
A permanent installation of artifacts unearthed below the North Gallery wing of the St. Augustine Art Association showcases evidence of Drake's Raid on the Spanish town in 1586. This commemorative St. Augustine 450th Anniversary legacy project was produced in part through a grant from the Florida Humanities Council. Visit soon!
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL STUDIO SESSIONS
Monday Night Life Drawing
Weekly live model sessions. Gestures and long poses.
6 to 9pm ($10/members). Easels/tables provided.
Open Studio Tuesdays
Weekly studio time for artists to create, critique, collaborate!
1 to 4pm. ($5/members). Easels/tables provided.