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October 27, 2017, 10:00 AM - December 15, 2017, 6:00 PM @ Essex Art Center
The Fire This Time
New work by North Carolina artist, Antoine Williams
Exhibition dates: October 27 through December 15, 2017
Opening reception: Friday, October 27, 5-7 pm
November 29, 2017, 10:00 AM - December 15, 2017, 6:00 PM @ Essex Art Center
56 Island St.
Lawrence, MA 01840
The Essex Art Center is committed to providing high
quality art experiences in our classes and in our
exhibition spaces. EAC Faculty play a fundamental role
towards our goal. They are accomplished artists who share
their knowledge and passion with students in a fun and
compassionate way. We celebrate our Faculty and are
honored to share their artwork in our gallery space.
Please join us in this celebration and be blown away by
the amazing talent of 25 artists and their various media,
from stained glass, ceramics, photography, drawing,
painting and more.
December 13, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Memorial Hall Library
Are you into Art? Music? Multimedia?
Looking for ways to build your audience and reputation locally and far-reaching?
Andover Cultural Council Chair Demetrius Spaneas will present a talk to artists of all genres.
As arts funding becomes less available, artists must find new oceans to navigate to produce projects and get in front of audiences.
Mr. Spaneas will discuss his methods of production and brainstorm with participants on their projects.
Mr. Spaneas is an international award-winning composer/performer who has produced concerts, festivals, collaborative expositions, and cultural diplomacy projects in 16 countries on three continents. He’s shared the stage with greats like Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, and the Funk Brothers; was the Con Edison/Exploring the Metropolis Resident Composer of New York City; and, has been artist-in-residence for numerous international festivals and cultural and academic institutions.
Creative production leads to great artistic achiev
December 14, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM @ Andover Historical Society
Peek inside closets, pull aside curtains, and explore behind the scenes in the Blanchard House and Andover Historical Society. Here’s your chance to give in to that irresistible urge to look behind the “staff only” and “no entry” signs. As you tour the Blanchard House attics, closets, nooks, and crannies, you’ll also hear stories about rarely seen collections items. The stories will change with every tour, so there will always be something new. Registration required. FREE to the public.
December 16, 2017, 9:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Andover Town House
Enjoy cookies and cake with Santa Claus and his Elves!