Art Exhibits

Art exhibits and receptions, as well as talks or discussions about art

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Grieb’s Pharmacy Displays Art by Peter Saverine All Summer

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Following recent interior renovations at Grieb’s Pharmacy, a Darien landmark in its original location since 1947, owners Debi and Chuck Hibben wanted to create an ideal space to showcase local artwork. To kick off what they hope will be an ongoing, rotating exhibit of local art, Darien native and artist Peter Saverine created some oversized seascapes. Each work will be for sale for $450 and 20 percent will be donated by the artist to support Darien Post 53 EMS. The exhibit will hang until the end of August. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Various New Offerings at Holistic and Integrative Wellness Center in Darien

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Allison Milano-Stolar, CEO of Inspire Train Fit, is pleased to announce the spring offerings of her health and wellness business and the Holistic & Integrative Wellness Center in Darien. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Atria Darien Exhibits Works by Joseph Lamorte, Opening Reception on Thursday, April 4

Joseph Lamorte Atria Darien
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Atria Darien Senior Living will showcase the works of local artist Joseph Lamorte, a career artist involved in advertising as an illustrator and art director. A gallery opening and wine reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, April 4, at Atria Darien, 50 Ledge Road. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Paper 2019’ Exhibit Opens April 3 at Silvermine Arts Center, Reception April 7

Susan Siegel Elephant Silvermine Arts Paper 2019 exhibit
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With Paper 2019, Silvermine Arts Center introduces a new annual exhibition series designed to focus on a particular material and consider it in the broadest terms.

Paper 2019 — on view at Silvermine Galleries from April 3 to May 16 —features prints, drawings, photographs, artists’ books, and handmade paper as well as three-dimensional works made with paper. The public is invited to an opening reception on Sunday, April 7, from 2 to 4 p.m. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Arts Center Board Members Thank Caffè Nero for Hosting Fundraiser

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To the editor:

We are fortunate to have many individuals and local businesses that value the importance of arts in our community and that support the Darien Arts Center. The DAC, which is not subsidized by the town of Darien, solely depends on funding from its programs, donations, grants, and fundraising. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Migrating Colors’ Exhibit at the Maritime Garage Gallery

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The City of Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery’s latest exhibit features art that brings a bit of spring to winter, through color. “Migrating Colors” features works inspired by color, its effects, meaning, value, and playfulness, awakening viewers to color’s brilliant presence. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Buried Treasures of the Silk Road’ — Ancient Chinese Ceramics at the Bruce Museum

Caravan Camel Tang Dynasty Chinese Glazed Pottery
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“Buried Treasures of the Silk Road,” an exhibition of ancient Chinese tomb sculpture opens this Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Bruce Museum. Featuring dozens of rare and delicate terra cotta figurines, painted and glazed ceramics, and other antiquities, the exhibit will be on view in the Greenwich museum’s Arcade Gallery through June 2, 2019. (more…) Continue Reading →

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St Luke’s Presents Lecture Series on Religious Art; Displays Handwritten, Illuminated Bible

Saint John's Bible page illuninated hand-written
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With the invention of the printing press, so went the practice of writing the bible by hand — until Saint John’s Abbey in Collegeville, Minnesota, produced a 1,165-page handwritten, gold-illuminated bible in 2011. A limited edition of one of the seven volumes of The Saint John’s Bible is on display at Saint Luke’s Episcopal Parish for all to view for one year. St. Luke’s is also hosting a three-part lecture series this month on Bible art. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Artist’s Holiday Ornaments and Prints to Benefit Restoration of Greens Ledge Lighthouse

Lighthouse painting by Peter Saverine
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Hoping to make the holidays brighter for the Greens Ledge Lighthouse Preservation Society, local artist Peter Saverine will share some of the proceeds from the sale of his specially designed holiday ornaments and signed art prints to benefit the lighthouse restoration project. Saverine’s work will be featured at the Rowayton Historical Society Holiday Bazaar at Pinkney Park this weekend. On Sunday, Nov. 25, it will be open from 12 to 7 p.m. (more…) Continue Reading →

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