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Current Exhibitions

Craig Colorusso: Light + Sound September 28 - October 31, 2018

Renee McGinnis: The Garden of Mega Structures September 28 - October 31, 2018

Opening Reception: Friday, September 28, 2018 from 7 - 9 p.m. | Artist Talk from Craig Colorusso at 7:30 p.m.

ArtCrawl: Friday, October 26, 2018 from 6 - 9 p.m. | Artist Talk from Renee McGinnis at 7 p.m.

Arkansas artist, Craig Colorusso, along with Chicago artist, Renee McGinnis. Colorusso’s installations Light + Sound features Cubemusic, consisting of four foot, internally lit cubes creating a cascade of light and shadow that will project around the gallery from floor to ceiling. Also featured are Colorusso’s Sun Boxes, and outdoor installation comprised of twenty speakers, individually operated by solar panels to play a looped guitar note which collectively create a Bb chord. Be sure to catch these boxes as they travel around to various public spaces in Quincy to provide a relaxed and meditative outdoor environment for all to enjoy. For a list of dates and participating venues visit quincyartcenter.org. McGinnis’ exhibit, The Garden of Mega-Structures, features large scale and miniature paintings depicting beautiful sky’s and sceneries that house aging and decrepitating “mega-structures” such as ships and metal buildings. Her paintings have been described as surrealism rooted in Renaissance which can be seen in her photo-realist painting style.

These exhibitions has been generously underwritten by Quincy Medical Group, Quincy Audiology, Blessing Health Services, Michelmann Steel Construction Company, and Mid-States Door & Hardware.

 

Galleries are open regularly Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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The Quincy Art Center's classes are a great way to learn, express yourself, get messy while creating, and meet other students with mutual interests!

Full youth scholarships are awarded based on need. Students enrolled in free/reduced lunch programs are eligible, or recommendations from teachers or administrators are also accepted. Please contact the Art Center for more information or to see if your child qualifies.


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  • Year-round classes and workshops for children and adults of all ages in a variety of subjects and media
  • Free art activities and outreach offered at community fairs and local events
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  • Unlimited free admission
  • Opportunity to show artwork in the Annual Members Exhibit
  • Individual Artist receive a listing in the Member Artists Directory
  • Invitations to all exhibitions, fundraisers, & special events
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