The Convive exhibit opens in the Weaver Room at The Emerson during Art Walk this Friday, May 14th, 5-8 pm. Convive features recent works by artists that have not shown in the Weaver Room, Wilber Gallery or Emerson Lobby before this. “Convive” means “to feast together” which describes the spirit of this show.
Artists of Gallatin and Park counties competed in this juried group show. Out of 125 submissions, 62 pieces were selected to be in the show. The jurors were artists April Hale, Kris Keller and Beth Pfaff a panel from the Emerson’s Exhibits and Education Committee.
The show includes ceramics by Vanessa Rogers and Keith Gilyard, jewelry by Erin Swietnicki, photography by Larry Blackwood, paintings by Mary Keefer, book arts by MSU graphic design students, fiber art by Katy Kellogg Nygard, and numerous other diverse works.
Ghosts and Empties, a series of photographs by Larry Blackwood of an abandoned amusement park, will be on display at the Daily Northside Coffee Bar, 1203 N. Rouse through the middle of November.
The ASMSU Arts and Exhibits Exit Gallery presents “Ghosts and Empties,” a haunting collection of photos by Larry Blackwood who is a former graduate student of MSU and a now a full-time photographer. “Ghosts and Empties” will show in the Exit Gallery January 20-30. There will be an artist reception open to the public on Friday, January 23 from 5-7 pm, so stop by for great art, conversation, and snacks! See you there!
The Exit Gallery is located in SUB rm 212, Montana State University, and is open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. For more information, please contact Stacey Ray at 406.994.1828 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional photographs can be viewed at Larry Blackwood’s web site.