‘Plop Props’ takes the form of cardboard cutouts made from reclaimed consumer packaging, creating facades of small mound-like memorials. Propped in unsavory nooks and crannies of downtown Orlando, they suggest family units within a larger community, and re-imagine our widespread experiences of displacement and economic struggle. ‘Plop Props’ also runs a discourse between the gentrification […]
Art in Odd Places 2016/PLAY ! Orlando, and the Downtown Arts District present the second annual public art and performance festival on November 11-13, 2016. Local, national and international artists present projects that explore PLAY through disciplinary diversity including visual and installation, performance, time-based media, virtual and gaming work, onlineIRL hybrids, and others. Projects include, […]
PUBLIC ART PANELS : ‘FACADES’ BY DANA HARGROVE
The 420 East Apartments and Snap! Orlando present SIX PUBLIC ART PANELS by artist Dana Hargrove. Curated by Patrick and Holly Kahn, Snap! Orlando. Event sponsored by SunTrust Bank.
On Thursday October 20, 6-9 PM, join us for the official viewing of the six 15′ x 15′ panels which will be permanent public art displays on the exterior of the 420 East Building, home to Snap! Downtown. This event is part of the Third Thursday Gallery Walk.
Snap! Downtown galleries will be open with ‘Unison’ exhibition in the main gallery, ‘Dans la Nature’ in OG1 Gallery, and Michael R. Rothwell’s ‘Intersection’ in OG2 Gallery.
Inspired by travels through metropolitan areas, Hargrove’s work aims to highlight the beautiful unification of space that maintains a façade of controlled seamlessness. Dana was born in Edinburgh, Scotland and resides in Orlando, Florida. Snap! Downtown, 420 E. Church Street. Orlando, 32801.
Dana Hargrove’s work is featured in the international August 2016 Issue of Fresh Paint Magazine.
FreshPaintMagazine invites a guest curator to select submissions from artists for each issue, this issue was curated by, Tracy Causey-Jeffery, the Founder and Director of Causey Contemporary, New York.
Issue 14 is available for purchase online and in select book stores now!
SNAP! DOWNTOWN GALLERY : ‘Constructed Abstractions’ with Reine Paradis, Stephane Fedorowsky, Dana Hargrove, and Shelley Lake. Inquiries : email@example.com Installation photos : Tina Craig
Images courtesy of curator Dawn Roe and the artists: Bridget Conn (Asheville, NC) McLean Fahnestock (Nashville, TN) Dana Hargrove (Maitland, FL) Anna Helgeson (Asheville, NC) Ursula Gullow (Asheville, NC) Leigh-Ann Pahapill (Toledo, OH and Toronto, ON, Canada)
THIS SATURDAY AT SNAP! DOWNTOWN :
GALLERY TOUR WITH ARTISTS
This Saturday, June 11th, 5-7 PM, tour the Snap! Downtown exhibits with artists Dana Hargrove, Alicia Soltani, Rafael Tongol, Cherree Mallette, and Krista Reay Berman. 420 E. Church Street, Orlando, 32801,
A print-on-demand catalog is now available for Window – re/production re/presentation’s off-site exhibition, a thing re | sembling a win • dow, currently on view at the Asheville Area ArtsCouncil. In keeping with their anti-commerce model, the catalog is available as a free download and can also be viewed via the MagCloud reader. For those who would like a print copy of the publication, you can order directly from MagCloud to acquire the book at cost.
Window (re/production | re/presentation)
a thing re | sembling a win • dow
Window (re/production | re/presentation) is pleased to announce an off-site exhibition, a thing re | sembling a win • dow, opening Friday, May 20th at The Asheville Area Arts Council in the Grove Arcade. A public reception will be held on Friday, June 3rd from 5 to 8 p.m., with a performance and panel discussion scheduled for Thursday, June 9th from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Part of the Asheville Area Arts Council’s Point of View series, this collective exhibition puts the practice of six local and national artists in conversation through the production of both new and re-imagined works realized in response to the ongoing public art project, Window (re/production | re/presentation). May 20th – June 25th, 2016