Amy DeLap

Land We Share – Installation by Margaret Whiting

Five of the 100 tree stumps that Whiting has made from law books for the variable piece called Deforestation, 2016. The tree stumps look surprisingly “real” at first glance.  But what appear to be bark surfaces and vestigial roots are the vertical edges of vintage law book pages that Margaret Whiting[…]

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Detritus Series by Amy DeLap

Amy DeLap has worked on a series of collages for many years called the Detritus Series. The word “Detritus” means discarded matter, trash. For December’s First Friday Gallery Walk, she will show a new group of collages from this series, not previously exhibited. Works comprised of discarded matter might sound[…]

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2015 December FF Art Walk

Artful Holidays! The downtown Vincennes Art Galleries will be adding to Vincennes’ annual Christmas festivities with the First Friday Art Walk, December 4 from 5 – 8 p.m. Stop in to see what’s new at the galleries before, after or during the Parade of Lights, which will begin on Main[…]

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Decoding Luisa Cohrs’ Exhibition

Magic Realism: Luisa Cohrs continues through Saturday, August 15, during normal Gallery hours: Tue-Fri 12- 5 and Sat 11-2.  It also will be open during the August First Friday Art Walk, August 7 5 – 8 pm and the evening of August 15 for a performance by Shar Mahony, An Evening With[…]

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New Book – Defying Ordinary

Defying OrdinarybyAndrew Jendrzejewski | Make Your Own Book Art Space Vincennes is pleased to announce another book on full-time painter Jaye Schlesinger, Defying Ordinary.  The book may be our highest quality publication out of the five we have done so far. But don’t let this spoiler fool you. This doesn’t come close[…]

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First Friday Experiments

Experiment 1 Over a year ago, before Art Space Vincennes LLC was born, the Open Gallery and the Northwest Territory Art Guild created First Friday Gallery Walks on Main Street. These events were successful attempts to bring people to two gallery shows at once. This often drew crowds of 30,[…]

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Winter Reflections Closes Sat Mar 15

  If you have not seen the show, please stop by between 12 and 5 tomorrow; or 10 and 2 on Saturday before we take it down to prepare for our next show. The next show will be outstanding, Sacred Spaces, paintings by Nancy Newman Rice.  Her work is highly[…]

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Late Winter Reflections

Amy and I are finally about to begin working on our own art work again.  Neither of us know exactly what we will do.  Both of us tend to approach art with an attitude of discovery.  While we anticipate working in our studios and creating new pieces, it still is[…]

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What is an Art Installation?

In Art Space Vincennes posts, we have mentioned that Amy DeLap and Andy Jendrzejewski have created a ‘collaborative art installation’ called the Christmas Pageant. What is an art installation? An ‘art installation’ is a work of art that is usually temporary, constructed on site, and tends to be environmental in[…]

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