4aug5:00 pm- 7:00 pmSpatial Contextual Awareness: Kathleen Jacobs + Rick Fox Opening5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Melanie Carr Gallery, 1 North Main Street Essex, CT 06426Event Type:Art Openings,Featured Event,Free
Spatial Contextual Awareness: Kathleen Jacobs + Rick Fox Opening | August 4 | 5- 7 pm Melanie Carr Gallery is proud to present: Spatial Contextual Awareness Featuring Kathleen Jacobs + Rick Fox About
Spatial Contextual Awareness: Kathleen Jacobs + Rick Fox Opening | August 4 | 5- 7 pm
Melanie Carr Gallery is proud to present:
Spatial Contextual Awareness Featuring Kathleen Jacobs + Rick Fox
About Melanie Carr Gallery
Melanie Carr Gallery is a project space dedicated to the practice, exhibition, and sale of contemporary art and design. The goal of Melanie Carr Gallery is to promote the importance of contemporary art and examine its impact on society while providing its artists greater exposure to new audiences.
Melanie Carr is a Connecticut based artist who received her MFA from the College of Art and Design at Lesley University in 2011. Carr began her studies in visual art after serving in the United States Navy as an Operations Specialist onboard the USS Willamette (AO-180) in Pearl Harbor, HI. Carr spent over10 years at the New Britain Museum of American Art, her most recent role as Curator of New Media. She is now Adjunct Professor at Central Connecticut State University, where she teaches drawing, and joined the staff at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, University of New Haven. Other teaching venues include Spectrum Art Gallery, Centerbrook, Pathways Senderos, New Britain, CT, Green Street Arts Center, Middletown, CT, and the New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT. Carr’s work has been featured in solo exhibitions at Soapbox Gallery, NY, Stockman Gallery, New Britain, CT, City Arts on Pearl, Hartford, CT, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT, and Pegasus Gallery, Middletown, CT. In addition, Carr’s work was included in numerous exhibits that include The Point, United Kingdom, Gibney Dance, NYC, Gallery Aferro, New Jersey, The Delaware Center for the Cotemporary Arts in Wilmington, Mattatuck Museum, CT, Hans Weiss Newspace Gallery, CT, and Herter Gallery, MA.
Carr has work in the collections at the New Britain Museum of American Art, The Loomis Chaffee School, and the Boston Public Library, as well as many private collections.
(Saturday) 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Melanie Carr Gallery
1 North Main Street Essex, CT 06426
Melanie Carr Gallery1 North Main Street Essex, CT 06426