Join us this Second Saturday, October 8th, for the reception of our latest exhibition! Verge Center for the Arts has invited Axis Gallery's 13 artist members to exhibit works at Verge Center for the Arts in October and November 2011. Each artist will exhibit a piece, which they have created in their individual media.
Artists: Phil Amrhein, Sandra Beard, Karen Bearson, Joy Bertinuson, Richard Gilles, Cherie Hacker, Shirley Hazlett, Dixie Laws, Birgitta Franzen McCarthy, Janice Nakashima, Cherilyn Naughton, Ron Peetz and Jiayi Young
Show Dates and Events:
October 6, 6-8pm - Artists' Preview Reception
October 8, 6-10pm - Second Saturday Opening
November 10, 6-10pm - Open House
November 12, 6-10pm - Second Saturday Opening
Axis Gallery is a cooperative gallery featuring leading edge art from local, national and international artists. Axis, an artist-run space in Sacramento, has been together since 1986 and takes pride in building a reputation for exhibiting challenging contemporary artwork. Axis members invite the public to visit their website is at http://www.axisgallery... to learn more information about artist members and Axis Gallery.
On the menu (Vegan/Vegetarian option forthcoming):
- Salad of babydoll watermelon, lemon cucumber, cherry tomatoes, buttermilk vinaigrette
- Mesquite smoked bledsoe pork shoulder served with rolls and cabbage green bean slaw
- Cache creek chicken and andouille sausage jambalaya with grilled corn and smokey heirloom tomatoes
- "Red velvet" popsicle
- Fat Face popcorn during the films
Don't miss Verge on the Capital Area Studio Tour, a city-wide event sponsored by the Center for Contemporary Art Sacramento. The tour takes place on Saturday, September 10 from 10am-4pm and Sunday, September 11 from noon-4pm. That Saturday Verge will have our temporary exhibition space open for our first 2nd Saturday receptionin the new building!!!
For more info about the weekend and to learn more about other studios in the region go to: www.ccas.org
In the meantime write down these dates and times and we'll see you in September!!!
Saturday, September 10, 10am-4pm
Sunday, September 11, noon-4pm
2nd Saturday reception, 6-10pm
Our Jumble Sale is coming up fast! Don't miss out on our Preview Party, which will include open studios and a look at our temporary gallery.
Thursday, August 4th, 6pm - 10pm
- First crack at all those Jumble Sale treasures. We've got a ton of great vintage clothing that'll be snapped up quickly for sure!
- Pizza courtesy of Luigi's Slice!
- Drinks including refreshing white wines and beer!
- Artist studios open for previewing!
- Art for sale by Verge artists!
- DJ Scott Soriano spinning records! AND...
- A sneak peek at our new temporary exhibition space featuring work by Verge resident artists! This will be our first show in the new space!!!!!