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Time: October 5, 2012 from 5pm to 8pm
Street: 50 Orange Street
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: http://cwos.org
Event Type: gallery, reception
Organized By: Shannon Lee Connors
Latest Activity: Oct 5, 2012
Celebrate the City-Wide Open Studios festival kickoff at the Grand Opening Reception (5:00–8:00 PM) at Artspace (50 Orange Street) with all the artists! The central hub exhibition features one work by each of the CWOS participating artists and limited edition passports. The October 5 issue of the New Haven Register includes the Official Map & Guide as a special insert.
After the CWOS Opening Reception at Artspace, explore the surrounding streets of the Ninth Square and the dazzling light installations of t
he second annual LAMP (Light Artists Making Places). Add sparkle to your evening with the Crystal Ball, a collaboration between Artspace, 9 Arts, and the Department of Arts, Culture, & Tourism that will celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of CWOS. Held directly behind Artspace at 45 Church Street, the free event will feature drumming and light installations by acclaimed artist Peter Yanowitz, as well as light refreshments and cocktails. Get a first taste of this year’s crystal theme while mingling with area artists and more!