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Apr
12
5:30 PM17:30

Live Painting Demo

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Come see the Visual Passion Duo demonstrate their painting process live! This is an exciting opportunity to see art in action at the Herb & Iris Miller Gallery in SOPAC.

The Visual Passion Duo will be returning to SOPAC (South Orange Performing Arts Center) for their final exhibition and appearance. The exhibition will cover an 8 year collaboration of passionate, expressive abstractions, and feature the works that Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank created together during this life affirming partnership.

Title: The Visual Passion Duo: The Door Paintings

Important Dates:

  • On display: March 4 – April 28, 2019

  • Opening Reception: March 7, 2019

  • Live Painting Demo: April 12, 2019

  • 9 Strokes: A Collaborative Workshop: April 13, 2019

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Mar
7
5:30 PM17:30

The Door Paintings: Opening Night Reception

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You are invited to the opening night reception for Visual Passion’s latest art exhibit.

The Visual Passion Duo will be returning to SOPAC (South Orange Performing Arts Center) for their final exhibition and appearance. The exhibition will cover an 8 year collaboration of passionate, expressive abstractions, and feature the works that Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank created together during this life affirming partnership.

Title: The Visual Passion Duo: The Door Paintings

Important Dates:

  • On display: March 4 – April 28, 2019

  • Opening Reception: March 7, 2019

  • Live Painting Demo: April 12, 2019

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Mar
4
to Apr 29

The Visual Passion Duo: The Door Paintings

The Visual Passion Duo will be returning to SOPAC (South Orange Performing Arts Center) for their final exhibition and appearance. The exhibition will cover an 8 year collaboration of passionate, expressive abstractions, and feature the works that Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank created together during this life affirming partnership.

Title: The Visual Passion Duo: The Door Paintings

Important Dates:

  • On display: March 4 – April 28, 2019

  • Opening Reception: March 7, 2019

  • Live Painting Demo: April 12, 2019

  • 9 Strokes: A Collaborative Workshop: April 13, 2019

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Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

Visual Passion Duo: a Live Collaborative Painting Demo

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Come see the Visual Passion Duo in action!  Witness a live collaborative painting demonstration as part of the Visual Strategies exhibit.

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Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project
at Clearwater Artist Studios and Gallery, Concord, NC

Featuring collaborative works by the Global Art Project (GAP), the Visual Passion Duo, and YOU!

Co-Curators: Mikel Frank and Carl Heyward

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Jul
1
to Aug 25

VISUAL STRATEGIES: A Collaborative Project

  • Clearwater Artist Studios and Gallery (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project
at Clearwater Artist Studios and Gallery, Concord, NC

Featuring collaborative works by the Global Art Project (GAP), the Visual Passion Duo, and YOU!

Co-Curators: Mikel Frank and Carl Heyward

Events:
*July 1, 2018, 3-5:30: Opening with a live painting by exhibiting artists
*July 14, 11-4PM: Visual Passion Duo (Mikel Frank & Gerard Amsellem: a live collaborative Painting Demo)
*August 11, 11AM and 2PM: Family Collaboration Day, paint a large work together that will become part of the Exhibition, Facilitated by curator/artist, Mikel Frank

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Mar
29
5:30 PM17:30

Opening Reception for Passionate Visions: Inside/Outside

The Visual Passion duo, comprised of Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank, are at it again!  The pair will present a new art show called Passionate Visions: Inside/Outside, all about challenging the ways we look at art.  The work will be on display from March 29 to April 28, 2018 in Studio 509 of the Riker Hill Art Park.

Please also join Visual Passion for the gallery opening reception on March 29 from 5:30 to 9pm.  There will be live painting during the reception.

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Mar
29
to Apr 28

Passionate Visions: Inside/Outside

  • Riker Hill Art Park Studio 509 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Visual Passion duo, comprised of Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank, are at it again!  The pair will present a new art show called Passionate Visions: Inside/Outside, all about challenging the ways we look at art.  The work will be on display from March 29 to April 28, 2018 in Studio 509 of the Riker Hill Art Park.

Please also join Visual Passion for the gallery opening reception on March 29 from 5:30 to 9pm.  There will be live painting during the reception.

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Oct
13
5:00 PM17:00
Art

35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park: Reception

Arts Council of Livingston to Host 35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Arts Council of Livingston (ACL) Gallery is hosting the 35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park celebration and will present its new art show.

Artists in residence at Riker Hill Art Park work in a variety of fine art disciplines including mixed media, jewelry, blown glass, painting, sculpture, pottery, printmaking and photography. More than 20 artists will be exhibiting their artwork.

The show opens Friday, Oct. 13, with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. at the ACL Gallery, 2310 Towne Center Way (enter on Carillon Circle). The public is invited to join the ACL at the opening to meet the artists, view their works and enjoy refreshments. All artworks are for sale.

The show will be on display Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 and Saturday, Nov. 4 and Sunday, Nov. 5, from Noon to 5 p.m. each day. Appointments for other times may be made by calling Vivian Olshen at 973-650-6374.
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Oct
13
to Nov 5
Art

35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park: Gallery

Arts Council of Livingston to Host 35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park

From TAPintoLivingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Arts Council of Livingston (ACL) Gallery is hosting the 35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park celebration and will present its new art show.

Artists in residence at Riker Hill Art Park work in a variety of fine art disciplines including mixed media, jewelry, blown glass, painting, sculpture, pottery, printmaking and photography. More than 20 artists will be exhibiting their artwork.

The show opens Friday, Oct. 13, with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. at the ACL Gallery, 2310 Towne Center Way (enter on Carillon Circle). The public is invited to join the ACL at the opening to meet the artists, view their works and enjoy refreshments. All artworks are for sale.

The show will be on display Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 and Saturday, Nov. 4 and Sunday, Nov. 5, from Noon to 5 p.m. each day. Appointments for other times may be made by calling Vivian Olshen at 973-650-6374.
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Mar
11
2:00 PM14:00
Art

Gallery Closing Event

Frère: an art event vis-à-vis two brothers

Gerard Amsellem 1955 -, and Alain Amsellem 1953-2007

Riker Hill Art Park artist Gerard Amsellem presents Frère.  The show honors the memory of Gerard's brother Alain Amsellem, also an artist, on the 10th anniversary of his passing.

“I believe that creativity is a pure attempt to feel the emptiness, the void and the loss inside.”

Join us for a closing event: March 11, 2-5:30pm.

The show will take place at Riker Hill Art Park, 284 Beaufort Avenue, Livingston N.J., Building 509, “Studio 509” event space.  The exhibit will be open until February 26.

For more information, contact Gerard Amsellem.

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Nov
5
12:00 PM12:00
Art

Riker Hill Art Park Open House

The artists at Riker Hill Art Park are opening their doors!  Come see Gerard in his studio.  Talk to him about art, film, or just look around and see where the magic happens.

Gerard will be in the studio between noon and five on Saturday, November 5.  If you are interested in being interviewed for his ongoing documentary project, The Eternal Question, during that time, please drop in or email ahead to schedule an appointment.  Please note: Gerard will only be available on Sunday if you schedule an appointment in advance.  

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Jul
9
2:00 PM14:00

Visual Passion Duo Live Painting

Visual Passion has taken the solitary art form of painting and made it collaborative by working as partners.  Now they bring the communal element a step further: painting live for an audience!  The duo will be painting "The Passing 2" live at 1978 Maplewood Arts Center in conjunction with the exhibition "Off the Shelf: A Tribute to June Cater".

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Jul
6
7:00 PM19:00

Visual Passion Gallery Reception

Selected artwork from the Visual Passion duo will be on display at the Maplewood Memorial Library from July 3 through the end of August.  Drop in any time to see paintings and collages created through this partnership over the last six years.

A reception to open this exhibition will take place at the library on Wednesday, July 6, at 7pm.  Meet the artists, Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank, and hear some commentary about the pieces on display.

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Jun
18
1:00 PM13:00

The Eternal Question Interview Taping

Gerard Amsellem and New Waves Productions will be taping interviews for his long-anticipated documentary, The Eternal Question this year at South Orange's arts extravaganza, SouthNext!

On June 18, 2016, we will be stationed at South Mountain Yoga and we will be interviewing anyone who has something to say about love and life.  We will try to accommodate walk-ins but we cannot guarantee you will be interviewed unless you make an appointment.  Sign up here to be interviewed as part of this extensive and exciting project!  See our News section for more information.

To purchase wristbands for the SouthNext festival, click here. 

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