Tuesday, June 3, 2014

MARCELO NOVO: The Goatfeathers Collection @ if ART Gallery

Goatfeathers, the legendary bar in Columbia's Five Points district, has closed, but Marcelo Novo's paintings, which graced the bar's walls for many, many years, are still around. They are on view at if ART Gallery, dust free. Want a piece of Goatfeathers history? Buy a Novo from the Goatfeathers Collection. 

Marcelo Novo: The Goatfeathers Collection on view at if ART Gallery.

El Ojo, 1996, mixed media on canvas, 
60 x 42 in. $3,700.

Ciudad engalanada para, 1996, mixed media 
on canvas, 60 x 42 in., $3,700.

Estrella dorada, 2001, acrylic on canvas, 30 x 40 in., $2,500.

Extasis nocturno, 1996, mixed media on 
canvas, 60 x 42 in., $3,700.

Hombre riendo, 1996, mixed media on 
canvas, 60 x 42 in., $3,700.

Playing Solo, 2003, acrylic on canvas, 36 x 48 in., $3,150.

Tango Fan I, 1996, mixed media on canvas, 
60 x 42 in., $3,700.

Woman on Top, 2002, acrylic on canvas, 36 x 48 in., $3,150.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

ONGOING & UPCOMING Events @ if ART Gallery

Now On View: Marcelo Novo: The Goatfeathers Collection, @ if ART Gallery.
                 For more information, click here.
Now On View: Kees Salentijn @ Rosso Trattoria Italia, Trenholm Plaza, Columbia, 
                 presented by if ART Gallery.
                 For more information, click here.
Now On View: Mary Gilkerson @ Swanson's Deli, Arcade, Main Street, Columbia,    
                presented by if ART Gallery.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Soon @ if ART: QUITMAN MARSHALL Reading from & Signing of New Book of Poetry, April 17, 2014, 7:30 pm.

Columbia native and Beaufort, S.C., resident 

Quitman Marshall 
will present, read from and sign his new book of poetry,
You Were Born One Time.

When: April 17, 2014, 7:30 pm.
Where: if ART Gallery

For Three Poems from the Book & Marshall's bio, CLICK HERE

Quitman Marshall
You Were Born One Time
Ninety-Six Press, Furman University (Greenville, S.C.)
70 pages

WINNER of the 
2013 South Carolina Poetry Archives Book Prize 
(SCPA prize)

Friday, March 7, 2014

Now @ if ART: LEO TWIGGS: SHIFTING SYMBOLS, March 28 – April 19, 2014

LEO TWIGGS: Shifting Symbols
March 28 – April 19, 2014

Artist's Reception: Friday, March 28, 6 – 9 p.m.
Gallery Talk: Saturday, March 29, 1:00 p.m.

LEO TWIGGS & JERRY SHINN: A Conversation, Reading and Book Signing, Sunday, April 13, 2:00 pm. For more information, CLICK HERE.
Dust Jacket of Jerry Shinn's new novel, with on the cover 
Leo Twiggs' painting Commemoration Revisited.

For a PREVIEW of the exhibition, CLICK HERE.
For a BIO and the ESSAY Leo Twiggs Does More With Less, CLICK HERE.

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Edward Rice: Fortress Series, February 13-March 8,2014

February 13 - March 8. 2014


GALLERY TALK, Sunday, February 23  2:00 pm

To read Rice's bio or the essay Ed Rice Uses Cinnabar Green, scroll down or CLICK HERE for the text version.

For a preview CLICK HERE.

For images of the exhibition installation, CLICK HERE.

Saturday, December 28, 2013

LAURA SPONG: Feathers To Fly & ENID WILLIAMS, Systematic Chance, Jan. 10 – Feb. 1, 2014

EXHIBITION PERIOD: January 10 – February 1, 2014

ARTISTS' RECEPTION, Fri. Jan. 10, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

For a PREVIEW of Enid Williams's work, CLICK HERE.
For a PREVIEW of Laura Spong's work, CLICK HERE.

To read the essay Enid Williams Boldly Goes, CLICK HERE.

The BIG PAINT PROJECT in progress. 

For MORE INFORMATION, contact Eileen Blyth at e@eileenblyth.com

GALLERY TALK The BIG PAINT PROJECT: Sunday, January 26, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

For images of the paintings in progress, CLICK HERE.