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Artists Take A Stand 2 — show runs Feb 1-24
Feb 2 @ 12:00 pm - Feb 24 @ 4:00 pm
Artists Take A Stand 2
show runs Feb 1–24
opening reception Friday, February 1, 5–8pm
at the Art Alliance Gallery Downtown
A Special Poetry, Performace & Music event will be held Sunday, February 17, 3–5pm
Alliance Downtown Gallery hours are Thursdays–Saturdays, 12–6pm, Sundays, 12–4pm.
We have decided to do a second STAND show, as artists continue to address the many issues coming to the fore in our society today. Exploration, expression and discussion are needed on so many topics: education, justice,Â climate, the environment, foreign relations, sexism, racism and many more. All points of view are welcome.
Poetry, Performance & Music
The exhibition will include a special poetry, performance and music event on Sunday afternoon, February 17th, from 3–5pm. Michele Katz, guitarist and vocalist will perform some classical folk tunes along with poetry readings provided by the State College Poetry Workshop.
Show Dates, Hours, Location
Artists Take A Stand 2 will open at the Art Alliance Gallery Downtown on Friday, February 1, and run through Sunday, February 24. Art Alliance Downtown Gallery hours are Thursdays–Saturdays, 12–6pm, Sundays, 12–4pm.
The opening reception will be held the evening of Friday, February 1, from 5–8pm. We are asking artists to contribute food or wine to the reception (please see entry form). Artists Carol Cillo and Steve Getz will comment on individual pieces and facilitate additional conversation among the guests regarding the art. Their talk will begin at 6pm.