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Kimono: Large-scale Collages by Kathy Kane at City Gallery at City Gallery

March 6, 2021 at 2pm to March 28, 2021 at 4pm
Large scale, collaged kimonos will grace the walls of City Gallery in a bold new exhibit by painter Kathy Kane. Appropriately titled KIMONO, six colorful, 8 x6 feet kimonos will be on display from March 6 - 28, with an opportunity to Meet the Artist on two Saturdays, March 6 and March 28. The exhibit is free and open to the public. City Gallery is located at 994 State Street, New Haven, CT 06511. Modified gallery hours are Saturday and Sunday, 2PM - 4PM, and you are welcome to schedule an…See More
Feb 22, 2021

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Words by Jen is a full-service graphic design and creative services company in Branford, Connecticut. For more than 25 years, we’ve worked hand-in-hand with local businesses, organizations, and creative professionals to develop effective print and online communications.

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FAMILY ACT: A Family of Visual Artists at City Gallery

Posted on January 26, 2024 at 2:43am 0 Comments

Featuring Work by Sara Frucht, William Frucht, Candace Ovesey, and Martha Rives

City Gallery welcomes four members of the Frucht family for FAMILY ACT, with work by gallery member William Frucht, his sisters Sara Frucht and Martha Rives, and his wife, Candace Ovesey. The show will feature…

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BLUE DOES NOT MEAN SKY: A City Gallery Group Show

Posted on December 20, 2023 at 2:34am 0 Comments

Featuring Work by Judy Atlas, Meg Bloom, Phyllis Crowley, and Rita Hannafin

 

French painter Henri Matisse once explained, “When I apply green, that does not mean grass, when I apply blue, that does not mean sky.” Abstract Art does not attempt to be literal in that way; it uses other means to…

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Mixed Media and Clay Work Take Center Stage at City Gallery

Posted on October 19, 2023 at 10:53pm 0 Comments

In November, City Gallery presents The Other Part, an exhibition of mixed media art and clay work by Sheila Kaczmarek. The show runs Friday, November 3 - Sunday, November 26. The Opening Reception on Saturday, November 4 will feature live music from 2-5pm by Mike Reinhauzen and Len Kaczmarek.

 

Kaczmarek’s haunting work looks at…

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PROCESS: Exhibit, Receptions, Artists Talks at City Gallery

Posted on September 26, 2023 at 9:48pm 0 Comments

14 City Gallery Members Part of New Haven Open Studios…

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