27th South End Art Hop at The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery!

South End Art Hop at S.P.A.C.E.!

The 27th Annual South End Art Hop is Here!

Art Hop Hours:

Friday, September 6th from 5pm – 10pm (we’ll be open later!)
Saturday, September 7th from 10am – 10pm
Sunday, September 8th from 11am – 4pm

Exhibition Duration in The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery and The Soda Plant Hallways:

September 6 – September 28, 2019

We’re in the Purple Zone on the Map and a stamping spot in the Bingo Game on the back page of the program guide! Pick one up at The Soda Plant!

Open Studio Artists:

Frank DeAngelis
Tim Neiley
Anna May Sisk
Alexander Costantino
Jesse Snyder
Blake Larsen
Martha Hull
Jeff Bruno
Teresa Celemin
John Berkey
Rachel Lindsay
Andrea Currie
Mark Schwabe

Vending Artists:

Nikki Laxar
Jess Polanshek
Kristen Richland
Jon Testa
Gabriele Baumann
Amanda Brunell
David Magnanelli

Exhibiting Artists:

Aleyna Feinberg
Andrew Prendimano
Ashley Roark
Brendan Bush
Britta Brickell
Ceili Seipke
Chloe Probst
Christine Neuhardt
Corey Wyckoff
David Holub
Dorsey Hogg
Elizabeth Pieroni_Schulte
Frank DeAngelis
Grace Longmore
Howard Center Arts Collective
Jack Welsh
Jackie Bishop
Jennifer Carusone
Jessica Avery
Jesse Snyder
Jessie Polk
Katie Loesel
KRAM
Lauren Mazzotta
Leif Kruse
Leslie Roth
Longina Smolinksi
Lorrene Palermo
Luke Awtry
Lynne Reed
Marcela Bradova
Marian Willmott
Mary Jo Krolewski
Matt Aucoin
Matt Larson
Meili Stokes
Orah Moore
Persephone Riggenberg
Robert Waldo Brunelle Jr
Robert Gold
Robert Linde
Sarah Rosedahl
Sharon Webster
Stephen Sharon
T. Kirby Bloom
Teresa Celemin
Tina Logan
Tinka Martell
Todd Logan

See you soon!

 

 

July 2019: ‘Cadence’ A Fiber Arts Exhibition

Cadence

A Fiber Arts Exhibition

July 5 – 27, 2019

Mixed Media and Fiber Art By:
Almuth Palinkas, Eve Jacobs-Carnahan, Leslie Roth, and Sharon Webster

‘Garden of Repose’ tapestry by Almuth Palinkas

First Friday Art Walk, July 5th from 5-9pm

Artist Talk and Poetry, Friday, July 19th from 6-8pm

‘In the Marsh’ mixed media by Eve Jacobs-Carnahan

The word Cadence, has rich associations. In jazz, it signals rhythm, flow and inventive solos in the company of others. Each of the four artists in this show bring a distinct approach to their art, yet a common thread – literally – ties these diverse and lively pieces together. Their work reflects deep engagement with their materials – and delight in the surprises and elaborations that spring from them.

‘Stitched Left Hand’ mixed media by Sharon Webster

Enjoy and see you during First Friday Art Walk, the Artist Talk, or all month long Thursdays – Saturdays from 12-5pm!

Call to Artists! South End Art Hop Registration at Space Gallery!

Call to Artists:

South End Art Hop Registration at The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery

Open to the Public All Summer Long, Until Full!

Register now through July 15th for guaranteed inclusion in the Art Hop print guide!

Artwork by Tina Logan at 2018 Art Hop

The South End Art Hop is a three day arts festival the weekend after Labor Day, falling on September 6, 7, & 8th this year. Register Now!

The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery is always thrilled to host exhibitions where every artist who applies may showcase pieces that they are proud of or exemplifies their specific style! Any artist, of any age, working in any medium may show work and fill up their own dedicated wall space measuring a minimum of 4′ wide by 8′ tall in the gallery and Soda Plant hallways. Visit the registration form for more details.

Artwork by Dierdra Michelle at 2018 Art Hop

The South End Art Hop is THE best time to get your art out to a large audience! We host thousands of visitors over the three day event and keep the work open to the public for the entire month of September! The Space Gallery and The Soda Plant hallways fill up, nearly floor to ceiling, with the best local artwork for sale. South End Art Hop Registration

Artwork by Nikki McCulloch at 2018 Art Hop

You may also decide to become an annual gallery member when you register for Art Hop, discounted from $45 to $40 and it includes discounts on future group exhibition fees, inclusion in the annual May Members Show, advice or art critiques by appointment during gallery hours, ability to pitch group or solo shows, promotion on our website and in social media as applicable, and invites to various creative opportunities!
Enjoy and keep up the great work! South End Art Hop Registration is Live Until Full!

Artwork by Tim Neiley at 2018 Art Hop

Registration to display artwork at The Space Gallery includes your name under our site listing in the SEABA print guide. You may also register with SEABA for other showing opportunities, as their programming is separate.

Email spacegalleryvt@gmail.com anytime with questions, thanks!

June 2019: ‘Bound to Happen’ An Exhibition by the Book Arts Guild

‘Bound to Happen’

An Exhibition by the Book Arts Guild of Vermont

June 7 – 29, 2019

Opening Reception: First Friday Art Walk June 7th from 5-9pm
Gallery Open Hours: Thursdays – Saturdays from 12-5pm

‘Bound to Happen Exhibition’ work by Rebecca Boardman

‘Bound to Happen’ features artwork from members of the Book Arts Guild
of Vermont. Using the book as a format or as material, artists use the
interaction of concept, structure, materials, and content to create a
kind of happening or experience for the reader. The exhibit includes a
wide range of techniques and subject matter ranging from repurposed
books turned into sculptural shapes to miniature woven paper
structures.

‘Bound to Happen Exhibition’ work by Marcia Vogler

The mission of the B.A.G. is to promote public awareness of book and
paper arts, increase learning opportunities, and create a supportive
and welcoming environment for members and friends. Monthly meetings
feature hands-on projects, demonstrations, lectures and discussions on
a wide variety of topics. Enjoy the exhibition for the month of June!

‘Bound to Happen Exhibition’ work by Elissa Campbell

Exciting News! SEABA Names New Executive Director! (hint: she’s ours too!)

SEABA Names New Executive Director
Christy Mitchell to Take on the Role

Christy will continue to serve as the Director of The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery, with additional staff for open hours and events. If you are interested in volunteering or part time work, please email us at spacegalleryvt@gmail.com. We are so excited!

For Immediate Release;

BURLINGTON, VT, MAY 9, 2019 – The South End Arts and Business Association’s (SEABA) Board of Directors is thrilled to welcome their new Executive Director, Christy Mitchell to the organization. Ms. Mitchell succeeds the Interim Executive Director, Jeanne Kirby, who will be rejoining the Board as part of our team. Mitchell will lead SEABA into the future with diverse efforts to support the South End’s vibrant creative and entrepreneurial community.

As a longstanding presence in the South End, Mitchell is prepared to serve as a champion and advocate of this exceptional Burlington neighborhood. A graduate of the Savannah College of Art and Design, Mitchell has been an artist and small business owner in the South End for 15 years and brings extensive experience that will integrate perfectly with the SEABA mission. She assisted in securing the legal designation of the ‘South End Arts District’, and is currently the Director of The Space Gallery in The Soda Plant on Pine Street.

Christy Mitchell, photo by Lauren Mazzotta

My passion for the arts and love of creative endeavors has led me down a path of connecting artists to opportunity. My vision for the South End consists of building up relationships and paving new ways for artists and entrepreneurs to connect and communicate with each other and the broader community. My role at SEABA will be diverse, though centered on the idea of the organization being a platform to raise awareness and give a voice to artists and businesses, so that we all may thrive. I’m looking forward to many exciting days ahead.” – Christy Mitchell

We are very pleased to announce that Christy will be joining SEABA as our new Executive Director. This position requires a dynamic leader who is integral to our community, who has a deep knowledge of and appreciation for all that the South End has to offer,” stated Seth Mobley, President of the SEABA Board of Directors. “Christy is the right person to guide SEABA, to nurture its strengths, and to support the innovation taking place across our community.

In the next few months, the Board will work closely with Mitchell to explore and assess the South End’s needs by:
• Planning the 27th Annual South End Art Hop, optimizing its potential
• Conducting listening sessions within the community and engaging members
• Defining programmatic priorities for artists and businesses alike

The SEABA Board invites members of the South End and broader Burlington community to learn more about the organization’s current activities through the website; seaba.com, (802) 859-9222, or info@seaba.com.

Founded in 1986, the South End Arts and Business Association (SEABA) is a 501(c)(6) trade association. SEABA Exhibitions, Inc. was created as a 501(c)(3) to manage the public cultural and educational presentations of SEABA. SEABA is dedicated to promoting Burlington’s Pine Street corridor and its growing number of artists and businesses – large and small. Working together, our members create the unique character of the South End, a place where culture meets commerce.

May 2019: Space Gallery Members Exhibition!

May Members Exhibition

May 3 – 25, 2019

First Friday Art Walk, May 3rd 5-9pm

‘Good Luck’, markers, colored pencils, charcoal pencils by Amanda Brunell

The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery turns 10 this year! Thank you for 10 years of support!

The Space Gallery is built on ideals of being accessible; to artists
and viewers alike! For us this means that you may show your artwork
regardless of your age, medium, and experience level. This means that
someone may visit the gallery who has not been in a formal exhibition
setting and ask any question and feel comfortable doing so. We take
pride in showing artists work and will always do so professionally!

‘Uninhabited Islands’, acrylic on canvas by Alexander Costantino

For all of May, over 40 Space Gallery Members showcase nearly 100 pieces of
artwork that they are proud of, is new for them, or best exemplifies
their specific style. This group will form the pool of artists that
will be represented in exhibitions throughout the coming year, enjoy!

‘Wolves Who See the Underworld’, gouache by Meili Stokes

 

Open Call to Artists – Space Gallery May 2019 Membership Show!

-The Space Gallery Membership –
2019 Group Show, Open to All!

Enjoy Gallery Support, Creative Opportunities, and Art Exhibitions!

Join here now for inclusion in our May Members Exhibition and
Pre-Registration for the South End Art Hop!

Nyx Black, 'To Discover, Then Forget', photography

Nyx Black, ‘To Discover, Then Forget’, photography

The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery turns 10 this year! Thank you for 10 years of support!

The Space Gallery is built on ideals of being accessible; to artists and viewers alike! For us this means that you may show your artwork regardless of your age, medium, and experience level. This means that someone may visit the gallery who has not been in a formal exhibition setting (that happens to be surrounded by working artist studios) and ask any question and feel comfortable doing so. We take pride in showing your work, and will always do so professionally!

Fill out a registration form here to become an annual member of The Space Gallery for $45. You may sign up to be involved as little or as much as you like! For artists and the general public alike, near or far! We host a new exhibition every First Friday of the month and can’t wait to share them with you. Join now to be included in our May Members Exhibition, where you may show 1-3 pieces! First dibs with pre-registration to the South End Art Hop, at a discount for members!

Jane Ann Kantor, Reflections of the Past, mixed media; original photo transfer, acrylics, silver leaf

Jane Ann Kantor, ‘Reflections of the Past’,  original photo transfer, acrylics, silver leaf

The Space Gallery Membership Perks

  • Notifications on Exhibition Opportunities!
  • Open Call to Submit 1 – 3 pieces for Our Annual Members Show in May!
  • Advice and Critiques on Work From Gallery Director! (anytime during gallery hours, by appointment)
  • Option to Submit Ideas for Group Exhibitions and Solo Shows!
  • Discounts on Any Exhibition with an Entry Fee! (such as the South End Art Hop)
  • Inclusion on the Gallery Members Page on the Website with Links to Your Work!
  • Promotion of Your Work as Applicable Online and in Social Media! (tell us when you have a show somewhere, a new website, or work you’re excited about!)
  • Artist Members will be given the opportunity to showcase their work in The Soda Plant hallways year-round, and are entered into a select pool of artists for outside opportunities!
  • First Dibs! Artists who join or renew their membership now get access to Art Hop Registration before the public!
  • ….and finally, the pleasure of knowing you are supporting these programs not only for yourself, but for other artists and viewers! If you decide to give more than the suggested membership fee, we will use those funds for hosting community exhibitions that do not make money through art sales, opening events, and for artists who may not have the ability to afford a membership at this time. Thank you! 

The Space Gallery Membership Registration Form
– Join or Renew Today –

 

Thank you for 10 years of supporting the arts!
We appreciate you!