I am happy to announce that the Networks 2008 Videos will begin
airing on Rhode Island PBS affiliates starting Thursday, November 6th
at 8:30pm. Please make a note of this and take the time to support
this program by watching, and telling all of your friends to do the
same. This is a great way to celebrate our community of incredible
The videos, 15 pieces in all, are being compiled into 30 minute
segments. The first sampling will be artists: Walter Feldman,
Timothy Philbrick, and Toots Zynsky.
NetWorks 2008 is an exhibition platform curated by Dr. Joseph Chazan
& Umberto Crenca, of AS220, featuring the work of selected
contemporary RI visual artists.
The NetWorks exhibition is currently open at The Newport Art Museum,
Newport, RI, http://www.newportartmuseum.org/ and runs until January 2009. This exhibit highlights the work & achievement of these
diverse and influential RI artists. Please attend the opening
reception for the artists on Friday, November 21. The exhibition
catalog produced by Design Providence will be available then as well.
This unique project brings together an unprecedented and diverse
range of collaborating art institutions to celebrate the rich
creative energy of Rhode Island.
Here is a list of artists in the Newport Exhibition:
HOWARD BEN TRE
Upcoming Networks 2008 Events:
More events to be announced.
AS220 Project Space – December 7th Opening 4-7pm. http://
www.as220.org/galleries/ – Video Program and Photographic Portraits of the above artists by Lucas Foglia and Scott Lapham
5 Traverse – December 5th, 6-8pm opening. http://web.mac.com/ fivetraverse/5_Traverse/5_Traverse.html
In January 2009:
Providence City Hall Gallery- Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Newport Art Museum exhibit continues through January 25, 2009