Opening Reception: September 9, 6-9pm
Show September 10-October 31
Gallery hours: Wednesday –Saturday 12-4pm
More info: thecanalgallery.com
100 Faces of War Experience (The first 50 Portraits)
Portraits and words of Americans who served in Iraq & Afghanistan by Matt Mitchell.
An open contemplation of the American experience of war. This epic project mixes traditional portrait painting with ideas of installation art, a sociological approach, and participant generated content.
a performance installation Directed by Krista DeNio
In collaboration with Mitchell's 100 Faces of War Experience, CONTACT is an effort to create a dialogue space in which veterans of war & civilians can engage with one another in conversation on what we have in common & what we don't.
Performances September 10, 7pm, September 11*, 4pm, September 16 & 17, 7pm September 18, 4pm
*panel discussion and reception sponsored by Artists in Context click here for more info
A mixed media exhibit by Mary Bernstein
52 panels originally created in the weeks following the 9/11 attacks; created from the week’s news headlines & news photos, with a painting created in that week juxtaposed on the opposite side.
Continuum: A Tragedy in Many Acts
An installation by Harriet Diamond
Chronicling and protesting the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, sculptured elements are installed along the walls in one of the larger exhibition spaces while free-standing sculpture occupies the overall space.