APG News: Portfolio 2018 Artists Selected + More

Portfolio 2018 Artists Selected

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Portfolio 2018 juror Sam Barzilay has selected six artists for this year's exhibition. This show seeks to highlight compelling bodies of work from contemporary artists throughout the US.  This year's artists are Vanessa FilleyMichael W. Hicks, Kasey Medlin, Dale Niles, Erin L. Scott, and Cherie E. Truesdell. Opening Reception: Friday, Feb 9, 2018.

Speaking of Photography with Julie Brook Alexander

Julie Brook Alexander, "Reciprocity"

Julie Brook Alexander, "Reciprocity"

You won't want to miss this talk by Houston artist Julie Brook Alexander. Her landscape diptychs flawlessly pair two very different takes on landscape. This talk is free and open to the public. Add to your calendar now: Saturday, January 20, 2 - 3pm

Big River Clamshell Box Building with Andrew Huot

Book artist and bookbinder Andrew Huot leads this new Workshop. Huot operates Big River Bindery, a workshop for bookmaking and letterpress printing, book repair, and design. He has a Masters in Book Arts from the University of the Arts, teaches bookbinding and preservation for the University of Illinois and conservation for the International Preservation Studies Center. A clamshell box is an ideal way to present books, prints, and photographs. At this workshop, you will construct at 8 x 10 inch box to house your photographs. Workshop DateSaturday, Feb 24, 2018

Halfway To Our Goal

We are nearly halfway to our goal of $10,000 to secure those matching funds. For every dollar you donate, Lucinda Bunnen and Chip Standifer will match. Starting this year, APG will recognize each donation at $100 or more. We are going to fill the gallery walls with our great big thank you. Donate Now!