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Gallery Night Providence

The bike tours are back!  Gallery Night Providence launches the 2012 bike tours with photographer and avid cyclist Peter Goldberg and artist Lani Stark.  The tour starts at 5:30 and leaves from Two Regency Plaza on Washington Street in downtown Providence.  They will visit several galleries including the Krause Gallery and the Bell Gallery.  Bring

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Gallery Night Providence

.This Thursday October 20 from 5 to 9, join guides Deb Dormody (artist, book maker and Craftland strong woman) and Stephan Brigidi (photographer and professor) as they guide Gallery Night goers through the Providence’s art galleries and museums.  Tours leave from One Regency Plaza and start at 5:30 pm.  If a tour isn’t your thing,

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Gallery Night Providence — September 15

Join our art tours or visit Providence galleries on your own: AS220’s gallery director Neal Walsh and artist Meredith Younger lead the last bicycle tour of the season (5:30 pm from the Regency). Clay artist Deb DeMarco leads a tour of contemporary galleries at 7. Dr. Rebecca Leuchak takes you on tour of Arts In

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Gallery Night Providence in August

poster_david_demelim1 August is packed with great guides.  Costume/clothing designer Marilyn Salavtore guides you on a contemporary art tour at 5:30 pm.   A bicycle tour takes off at 5:30, led by Urban Arts director Jason Yoon and Recycle-A-Bike coordinator Jenna Johns-Yu.  URI gallery director Steven Pennell and actor/director Frank Toti lead a tour called “How to Look

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Wild Things: Photographs by Ann-Marie Gagnon at BankRI Pitman Street Gallery

By day Ann-Marie Oates works at RI Housing in the hardest hit department trying to save people’s homes from foreclosure.  When not at work, Oates is trudging through the woods with her camera looking for that special shot.  See her work at the BankRI Pitman Street Gallery July 7 though AUgust 3.  The bank gallery

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Upstream with Wanda and Lenny: Art by Ricky Gagnon

Ricky Gagnon is a crazy kind of guy. He and his two piebald mini-dachshunds settle in to his living room-studio and paint together, the aforementioned Wanda on his lap, Lenny on the couch.  Somehow they manage to produce an incredible amount of colorful, irreverent paintings, assemblages and sculpture that Gagnon exhibits all over the southeastern

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Gallery Night Providence is July 21st

Summer is the perfect time to check out Providence’s great galleries.  Take a leisurely walk down Atwells Avenue, or wander through downtown stopping to see the art and meet the artists.  Don’t feel like walking? Take a special bus tour with Christina Bevilaqua as she leads connects the dots between Providence’s past and present art

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A&C Trio at Roots Café Friday June 17

These guys are good! This is not your ordinary run-of-the-mill club music, but a real listening experience.  Mark Armstrong on guitar, Ken Carpenter on bass and Ricky Couto on drums.  The trio takes songs you know and plays them inside out and upside down, kind of like listening to jazz guitarist Jim Hall jam  with the

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Jennifer Eli French reception at BankRI Turks Head Gallery

June 16 – Jennifer Eli French exhibits her moody romantic collages at the BankRI Turks Head Gallery through July 6, 2011.  There is a Gallery Night reception on June 16 from 5 to 8:30 pm.  Come meet the artist, enjoy refreshments and hear guitarist Mark Armstrong play. June 16, 5-8:30 pm.  For more info, bankri.com

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Gallery Night Providence on June 16

June 16- Take a bike tour of Providence galleries with graphic artist Derek Schusterbauer and artist Joan Wyand, or if you’d rathe ride a bus, join painter extraordinaire Ruth Dealy as she leads a tour of contemporary exhibit spaces.  Tours leave from One Regency Plaza in downtown Providence starting at 5:30 pm.  Everything is FREE.

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Gallery Night Providence In May

Gallery Night Providence brings back last season’s popular bike tours, starting in May. Follow photographer Peter Goldberg and South Side Community Land Trust development director Susan Sakash as they lead the bike tour of selected galleries (leaves Regency Plaza, 5:30pm, May 19). Also on May 19, join the celebrity guided tour with Alyssa Holland Short, Executive Director

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