Boca Raton Museum of Art
Around the Art School
Art School events, exhibits, and workshops:
Tour of Chelsea Art Galleries: Wednesday, October 21, noon – 2:15pm Tour of Lower East Side Art Galleries: Friday, October 23, noon – 2:15pm
Walter O’Neill, the Boca Museum Art School Director, is going meet up with ‘snowbirds’ in New York City to lead tours of the art galleries. We will visit a selection of 8 to 10 galleries that exhibit abstract and representational art. Depending on what is on exhibit we may visit well-known galleries as well as lesser known galleries. Participants are responsible for transportation and all other expenses. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED Registration fee: $45 per tour ($30 for Boca Raton Museum Art School students)
Opening reception for Art School Exhibit at Sugar Sand Community Center Date: Friday, November 6 Time: 6- 8pm Price: free On Exhibit: November 5 – December 2 Location: 300 S. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33486 Short Description: In celebration of the 65th anniversary of the ART School and Museum An exhibit of over 90 art work by current Boca Raton Museum Art School adult and teen students. Image: oil painting by Helene Ostrow
Art Workshop: Black Coral Jewelry Making Date: Saturday, November 14 Time: noon to 5pm Price: $110. Short Description: Create your own unique jewelry using Florida black coral. Learn how to smooth, polish, and form the coral into shapes and complete your jewelry piece with sterling silver findings.
Create a Holiday Platter in Ceramics Date: Saturday, November 14 Time: 1-4pm Price: $65. Short Description: Create and design a serving platter from scratch. Roll out the wet clay and create your own texture and designs. Learn the slab method and finish with colorful glazes
Art Workshop: Enameling Date: Saturday, December 5 Time: noon – 5pm Price: $90. Short Description: Create a small bowl as you learn to fuse glass powder onto copper. Explore stamping or texturing silver foil to enliven your enamel with pattern and designs.
Jewelry and Pottery Sale Date: Friday, November 20, 5:30 - 7:30 PM. Visit the Art School for our annual pre-holiday sale of handmade jewelry and ceramics created by instructors and advanced students of the Art School.
Open House: Sunday, December 13, 1 - 4 PM. Join us for a fun afternoon, meet teachers, learn about classes, and see demonstrations of art techniques, such as pottery, jewelry, painting, book making, printing and stone carving.
Open Figure Drawing: Saturday afternoons, 1- 3:45 PM, starting September 19. Un-instructed life drawing workshops for art school current students and Artists' Guild members.
“Portrait of Old Floresta” Plein air painting in the neighborhood Date: 9/17, 9/24, 10/8, 10/15, 11/5, 11/12, 12/3, 12/10 Time: 9am - noon Price: free. Short Description: Plein air Painters of Palm Beach County will be painting in the neighborhood around the Art School. Artists of all levels are invited to participate, bring your own supplies. Spectators are invited too.
2nd Annual Boca Photo Workshops Date: Sunday, September 27 Time: 11am – 3pm Price: free, but reservations required. Short Description: Workshops and discussions on photography presented by instructors and professional photographers. Call for information. Presenters: Mark Creamer, Jane Day, Andrea Kraus and Christopher Palmer Warren.
Exhibit of Ceramics & Clay Sculpture until September 30. An exhibit of ceramic pottery and sculpture by Catalina Aguirre-Hoffman, Barbara Brown, Noemia Felipe, Abbey Funk, Lori Gegory, Stephanie Hubbard, Jan Kolenda, Justin Lambert, Diane Lublinski, and Susan Maguire.
Boca Photo Exhibit until September 27. Photographs by Mark Creamer, Jane Day, Andrea Kraus and Christopher Palmer Warren.
Lecture: "Portraiture in Art" Four Tuesdays starts 10/27, Time: 1:30 – 3:15pm Price: $135. Short Description: A look at portraits though the ages. Learn how to identify art periods and styles including Early Renaissance, Baroque, Neo-Classical and Contemporary Art through the lens of portraiture.
Faculty and Student News
Jane Mcintyre's work is on exhibit in the All Florida Exhibit at the Court House Cultural Center, Stuart, Florida
Eight of Carla Golembe's students were selected for the juried exhibit at Sugar Sand Park Community Center, on view until September 28.
Andrea Huffman's textile work was on exhibit at the Rossetti Gallery in Wilton Manors, July to August 18.
Click on link to interview with Carla in Art Hive Magazine http://issuu.com/arthivemagazine/docs/arthivespring2015/48
Roxene Sloate's paintings on exhibit at Spanish River Library December 14 to January 3. 2015