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    Opening Reception for Abstract Absolutely, I See You, & Scene Builders

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    July 21, 2017


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    Opening Reception for Abstract Absolutely, I See You, & Scene Builders

    Abstract Absolutely, I See You, & Scene Builders

    Artwork by Various Artists

     

    Opening Reception - Friday, July 21st (6:30-9:00p)

    Show runs July 21st - October 14th, 2017

     

    July 2017 (Austin, TX) – Art for the People has  three distinctly different & diverse exhibitions opening on Friday, July 21st (6:30p-9pm).  We love to surprise & wow everyone with something unique and yet enjoyable to have in your home or office.  

     

    ABSTRACT ABSOLUTELY

    Art for the People assembled Abstract Absolutely to showcase the relationship of color and form with a variety of Austin artists. Curating 13 artists’ artwork of different mediums and technique will create a visual array for everyone.

    Featuring: Aimée Everett, Arielle Austin, Dane Gudde, Erik Packheiser, Evan Runyon, Julie Ahmad, Julie Pelaéz, Malati Vasudevan, Nevena Bentz, Rebecca Gordon, Rebecca Klier, Rydia Mün, Scarlett Foltz, Shelly Floyd, Stephanie Estrin, and Ted Kurland.

     

    I SEE YOU

    Two Keys Photo (Karen & Steve Jackson), in their own words, “We use real world locations and props to create backdrops into surreal worlds that produce both negative and positive emotional reactions for viewers. Some images are quiet while others almost create a frenzy for the observer.”

     

    SCENE BUILDERS

    Art for the People has constructed Scene Builders that involve artists whose artworks are created on or in buildings and on bodies. Scene Builders are our artists who see a blank space and create & design the area to tell a story. We have North Fabrication whose motto is “Design-Create-Innovate”, ATx Muralists who create ever changing artwork on different surfaces and ATx Tattoo Artists who create their art generated from people’s memories & stories of their life. Local & Fabulous!

    Featuring: Avery O, Brooke Estep-Pollock, Cody Blazek, Daddy Otis, Drib the Bird, Emily Ding, Hanz Zaraté, Helena Martin, Jacob LaPan, Jason Jones, JJ Muzacz, Kimie Flores, Liza Fishbone, Lurissu, Mila Sketch, Miles Starkey, Nate Pollock, North Fabrication and Stellar Roz.

     

    (promo photo: Photo of Helena Martin painting by Know ATX, "Naive" by Aimée Everett, "Flight" by Two Keys Photo)

     

    Art for the People

    1711 S. 1st St. Austin, TX 78704

    Open: Wednesday.-Sun. 12:00pm - 6:00pm, Tuesdays by Appointment

    O: 512-761-4708

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    Website: www.artforthepeoplegallery.com

    Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/opening-reception-for-abstract-absolutely-i-see-you-scene-builders-tickets-34513627188

     

    ABOUT ART FOR THE PEOPLE

    Art for the People is a boutique of visual & functional art that is located on the vibrant and quirky South 1st. Our building is easily identified by the butterflies and their metamorphic journey. Deanna Serra, owner of Art for the People had a vision to create a space for artists of all genres. We are fervent about promoting our Austin art community. As a boutique of the arts, we have 120+ artists in the form of original pieces of art, sculptures, ceramics, jewelry,  home decor, cards, prints, and fashion.


    Art for the People

    1711 South 1st St.
    Austin, TX 78704

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