Thursday, August 16, 2012

Pipelines and Borderline​s Fotios Fzemenides

"Art is Business" by Fotios Fzemenides

Howdy y’all, I certainly hope summer has been treating everyone well. If anyone feels like seeing some art, I will have work at the following exhibitions:

Atra Mors, by artist Fotios Fzemenides

My new print “Atra Mors” will be shown for the first time as part of the touring print exhibition: Pipelines and Borderlines: People can’t drink oil! From August 17th until August26th at Expressions Graphics in Oak Park with an opening reception this Friday from 6-9:30 pm. On Saturday the 18th at 2pm, one of the participating artists, Rene Arceo, will give a talk about the history of political printmaking in Mexico.

29 Harrison
Oak Park, IL  60304
www.peoplecantdrinkoil.blogspot.com

There is also a Kickstarter campaign to help expand the reach of the project:
http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/425338208/people-cant-drink-oil-print-portfolio-project


My new print from the Heroes/Villains series titled “Tirelessly Toiling Towards Truth” which just showed at Santa  Cruz’s Art League’s Prints Galore!, will be showing in two more exhibitions:

 It is currently showing at Axis Gallery’s 7thNational Juried Exhibition which is running now through August 26th.

1517 19th St
Sacramento, CA95811

 It will also be at the Alexandria Museum of Art’s 25th September Juried Competition that runs from September 21 through November 24with an opening reception Friday, September 21 from 6-9 pm and a gallery talk led by the juror Linda Stein on Thursday, September 27 from 6-8 pm.


Alexandria Museum of Art
933 Second Street
Alexandria, Louisiana71301

Four of my prints will be part of the West Tampa Center for the Arts’ sociopolitical art event called "Common Sense" which is taking place during the Republican National Convention from Monday August 27th through Thursday August 30th.


West Tampa Center for the Arts
1906 N Armenia Avenue
Tampa, FL 33607


My print “Beta Conflagration” will be showing at the St. Louis Artist Guild’s exhibition:
Lay of the Landform August 24th through October 21st with an opening reception Friday, August 24th from 6-9pm.

Two Oak Knoll Park
Clayton, MO63105

Also this upcoming fall three of my prints from the series: “The Four” will be part of Prescott College’s Popular Campaigns and Political Culture exhibition that runs from November 2 through December 7.

220 Grove Avenue
Prescott, AZ    86301


As a note, the prints “Atra Mors” and the series “Heroes/Villains” were made possible by a Community Arts Assistance Program Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, and the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.
Links:
www.peoplecantdrinkoil.blogspot.com
http://www.axisgallery.org/Axis/Home.html
http://www.themuseum.org/ExhibitsCollections/UpcomingExhibits.aspx
http://www.wtca-art.org/
http://www.stlouisartistsguild.org/new/
http://prescott.edu/gallery/