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First Friday Art Walk Vincennes IN 9-7-2018

Main Street Festivities First Friday Art Walk Enjoy the Watermelon Festival and see new and returning art at your three downtown galleries Friday, August 3 from 5 – 8 p.m. Art Space Vincennes LLC, LLC 521 Main will continue Celebrating Five Years: The Artists Return.  This extraordinary exhibition marks the five-year anniversary[…]

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Portraits of Water-WC by Amy Arntson

Portraits of Water Transparent Watercolors by Amy Arntson Coming September 7, 2018 Amy Arntson, River Dance, transparent watercolor. ASV will exhibit original watercolors and archival giclee prints during Portraits of Water: Transparent Watercolors by Amy Arntson September 7 – October 18.“Growing up in the Great Lakes region, water has always been[…]

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Celebrating 5-Comments on the Art

Celebrating Five Years Comments About the Art Installation View of Celebrating Five Years with work by Sara Risley and Matt Boonstra   Agnes Martin’s essay, Beauty is the Mystery of Life, provides us with an ancient, but simple tool for creating and appreciating artwork.  The tool is the act of searching for how[…]

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BeautyMysteryofLife

Beauty is the Mystery of Life An Essay by Agnes Martin Agnes Martin, White Flower(Guggenheim) I am currently reading Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman! by John M Feynman on the life of his brother Richard Feynman, the genius nuclear physicist who left for Los Alamos just after getting his bachelor’s degree and[…]

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WalkTalk

Talk the Walk/Walk the Talk     ‘Talk the Walk’ simply means supporting the downtown efforts by giving us a mention to your friends. Tell them what the First Friday Art Walk is and why you like it.  ‘Walk the Talk’ You can do that very easily by liking us[…]

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New Technology in Sculpture

High Technology in Sculpture  Let’s sort it out! A CNC Machine with a plasma cutter. Note the computer printer wire lower left and the cleanly cut shapes in the metal. We are familiar with 2D artists working with new computer tools (photoshop, illustrator) and virtual reality.  But what about technology in[…]

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Internal Dialogue-Sculpture by Matt Boonstra

Internal Dialogue Sculpture by Matt Boonstra Opens May 4 Nowhere V, 2017, 12″ x 20″ x 15″, steel, bronze, paint by Matt Boonstra, whose exhibition will open May 4 at Art SpaceVincennes. And now for something completely different… Art Space Vincennes is pleased to introduce the Vincennes art community to Illinois[…]

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Second Lady’s Comments on Art Therapy

Second Lady’s Comments on Art Therapy With ASV’s Response Army Staff Sgt. Jonathan Meadows and Jackie Biggs discuss a painting during an art therapy session at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital’s traumatic brain injury clinic at Fort Belvoir, Va., Dec. 19, 2014. Photo by Marc Barnes. Courtesy the United States Department[…]

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News of Artists Who Have Shown at ASV

Request from the Vatican Collection News from Artists Who Have Shown at ASV Sandra Bowden’s It is Finished is her second print to be acquired by the Vatican Museum. From time to time we get exciting news from the artists whose work we have shown, and we want to begin sharing that[…]

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Looking at Nature, Prints by Jim Pearson

Looking at Nature Prints by Jim Pearson   Jim Pearson bases his work on careful observation of nature, but in a wholly contemporary way. He uses visual bits of nature, drawn or photographed, cutting, tearing, recombining them into highly nuanced virtual landscapes, figures, and spaces.  Pearson has shown his work in[…]

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