Friday, May 20, 2011

Dwayne Boone Featured in "The Peripheterists"

Cultural Arts artist Dwayne Boone will be featured in The Peripheterists, an exhibition curated by Jocko Weyland at apexart in New York, NY. The exhibition opens June 1 and will be on view through July 30. Visit apexart's website for more information.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Video about "The Artist Is All of Us"

The Philadelphia Foundation, who hosted The Artists Is All of Us in their Community Art Gallery, has created a video about the bodies of work created by the artists of the Cultural Arts Center featured in the exhibition. The video also includes photographs from the opening reception on May 6.

You can view the video here.

Thanks to Betsy Anderson and Danielle Cerceo at the Philadelphia Foundation!

Thursday, May 12, 2011

More Photos from "The Artist Is All of Us" Opening Reception

Freddy's drawing of ghost Alice

Sarah talks about Sandy's books

Drawings by Richard and Sandy

Tapestries by the artists of the Cultural Arts Center

Portraits by Dwayne and Ashley

An abstract painting by Hector

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Art Exhibition at the Philadelphia Foundation

Works by the artists of the Cultural Arts Center are featured in The Artist Is Everyone, an exhibition at the Community Art Gallery of The Philadelphia Foundation. The exhibition will be on view through August 31, 2011 and highlights the connections between art history and the bodies of work Cultural Arts students have created. The exhibition opened on May 6 with a beautiful First Friday reception hosted by the Foundation.

Dwayne with his painting of the Philadelphia skyline, which was featured on the exhibition's postcard

Arc of Philadelphia Board President Ken Oaks with PDDC Board President Norma Carter

Arc of Philadelphia and PDDC Executive Director Bruce Hulick, Dwayne and Cultural Arts Center Associate Director Linda Price

Checking out photos from the House of Dreams performance at the Rotunda

Kathy Sykes, Eleanor Elkin and Norma Carter

All photographs by Mark Garvin