Art League News

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Receiving Reminders

The receiving day for Patrons’ Show donations is February 2, 10am-8:30pm. However, artists may come any day during regular gallery hours up until the day of the Patrons’ Show, February 15. We do ask however, that if you are bringing unframed pieces, that we receive them by February 11. (After an artist donates 2 Read more →

You’re Invited to The 42nd Annual Patrons’ Show Fundraiser!

The drawing will be held Sunday, February 15in the main hall of the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Tickets are $175 each and go on saleSaturday, January 17* at 10:00 amin The Art League Gallery. Each ticket allows the holder to select an artwork at the drawing on February 15. All proceeds benefit The Art Read more →

Opening Reception Tonight

Join us this evening, Thursday, December 8, 6:30-8pm for the opening reception of our all-member media show, Let There Be Light, as well as the January solo artist show, Yoshimi Matsukata, A Hosta Story. Hostas, often used as the border or backdrop in a garden, are the subject of Yoshimi Matsukata’s solo artist exhibit Read more →

Receiving Tonight

CALL TO ARTISTSLET THERE BE LIGHTJuror – Cynthia ConnollyJanuary 7, 2009 – February 2, 2009 Light can be gentle, dangerous, dreamlike, bare, living, dead, misty, clear, hot, dark, violet, springlike, falling, straight, sensual, limited, poisonous, calm and soft. – Sven Nykvist Work a great deal with evening effects, a lamp, a candle, etc. The Read more →

December Award Winners

Last Thursday, December 11, 22 artists were awarded honors at the opening reception for the December All-Media Membership Show. Valentina by Teresa Oaxaca received The Marker Award for Best in Show. Juror Fritz Briggs of the Schuler School of Art in Baltimore commented that, “the anatomy is perfect” in this piece. The John Prignano Read more →

42nd Annual Patrons’ Show Fundraiser

The Patrons’ Show is The Art League’s biggest fundraising event of the year. It affords the public an opportunity to acquire quality works of fine art while supporting a local non-profit and a community of artists. We ask each member to donate artwork for this important fundraiser. The gallery will accept donations of artwork Read more →