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‘David Lamb’ By Reason

The new exhibit above the tables at Julian’s on Broadway features images of Christopher Walken, Larry David, Robin Williams, and . . . David Lamb. Startled at first, I soon found that Dave’s exuberant, beardy visage made me happy and not sad at all. (Results

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‘Design The Night’ — Down The Rabbit Hole

(9.17) The ‘Design the Night’ series at the RISD Museum features art explorations, engaging conversations with students, refreshments, music, and more. This week the theme is “Down the Rabbit Hole.” How does passing curiosity become an enduring obsession? Is there a formula to accessing inspiration?

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Artist Talk And Reception At Bell Gallery

(9.11) Conceptual photographer Hank Willis Thomas is known for commandeering American advertising strategies in order to challenge constructions of race and gender in the United States. In Hank Willis Thomas: Primary Sources the artist brings together mix media sculptures, retro-reflective screenprints, and a five channel

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Postcards By Alec Thibodeau

Some people have more talent than seems fair. Artist, musician, actor Alec Thibodeau is just such a person. When not witching it up in Macbeth over at Gamm, or making music with brother Joel as one-half of String Builder, he is creating gorgeous screen-printed posters

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Aurora — Lots To Look At

New artwork adorns the front of the bar at Aurora on Westminster Street adding to the already eye-catching interior of the place (which really does hew to an auroral color palette). The glow of this illuminated facade presents an inviting scene to passers-by (the front

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August Gallery Exhibitions At AS220

Check out the new exhibitions for August at the AS220 Galleries. Runs through August 29. AS220 Main Gallery @ 115 Empire Street/ Sonny with a Chance of Clouds: new photographs by James ‘Sonny’ Walker + Bitter/Sweet: new photographs by Brittany Marcoux AS220 Project Space @

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RISD Museum ‘Design The Night’

(7.18) Plenty to do while waiting for the sun to set Saturday night, and it’s free. Check out ‘Design the Night’ at the RISD Museum. “Engage with the elemental principles of art and nature through chance encounters, musical reverie, poetic musings, and art explorations—all incorporating

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New Beer Tap Handles At Faust — Prost!

It seems that every corner, cranny, and blank surface at the Dean Hotel is merely a place waiting for art to happen — Faust, their German-style hofbrau, is no exception. And those boring old tap handles just had to go! Last week, luthier Rachel A.

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RISD Alums Featured At Gallery EOSS

‘Variations’ is the latest exhibit at Gallery EOSS on Hartford Avenue. This new addition to the Olneyville gallery scene will focus on contemporary artists. Bill Van Siclen at the ProJo has the details. Without much fanfare, Gallery EOSS opened this month at 91 Hartford Ave.,

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Urban Art Murals Downtown

If you do head downtown this weekend check out the large murals created by the urban art group The Avenue Concept. Working as a Creative Partner in the Providence International Arts Festival, it will bring the Washington Street Cultural Corridor to life with murals, art


New Exhibition At Providence Art Club

A new exhibition opens today at the Providence Art Club with light as the theme. ‘A Sense of Light’ features artists Michele Poirier-Mozzone, Jonathan Small, and Priscilla Malone, while Madolin Maxey exhibits ‘Color and Light’ in the Dodge House Gallery. Up through June 26. Seen

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‘American Lullaby’ At Bell Gallery

Sculptor Dave Cole has filled the Bell Gallery with some massive bits of business in ‘American Lullaby’ up now through July 5th. This exhibition brings together iconic sculptures such as the Fiberglass Teddy Bear and The Music Box (2012), a vintage steamroller that has been

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AS220 Galleries — May Exhibitions

The AS220 Galleries hold opening receptions on the first Saturday of the month. This weekend is no exception, Kentucky Derby notwithstanding. AS220 Main Gallery, 115 Empire Street/Little Planets – new works by Chelsea Fredrikson/World Views – new photography by Adam Buck Open Window, 115 Empire Street/Illusory Perceptions

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Print Lottery (And Auction) At AS220

(4.25) Don’t forget about the ‘Print Lottery’ closing reception today from 1pm to 4pm in the AS220 main stage room. Lottery ticket holders will receive their prints and mingle with AS220 Community Printshop staff, members, and print-minded fans. Not in the lottery? You still might


Student Exhibition At Bell

The 35th annual Student Exhibition featuring the work of 44 students will run through April 26 at the Bell Gallery. Organized by students Zachary Korol-Gold and Andrew Alexander, the juried exhibition is open to all Brown University students, regardless of major, and encourages artists to


AS220 April Galleries Feat. Print Lottery

AS220 Galleries always open on the first Saturday of the month. April will also feature the popular biennial print lottery in the Main Gallery on Empire Street, or enter online here. The Print Lottery fundraiser is a fun and easy way to support the activities of