Posts in Art
Focusing on Alvin J. Lewis 

Check out St. Louis painter Alvin J. Lewis. Focusing on the humanity of the subjects in his paintings, Lewis’ techniques and skills help make his art pieces seemingly come alive, and allows viewers to connect with his work on a deeper level.

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‘Public Domain’ Project to Fill Cape Girardeau with Accessible Art

Help support a Cape Girardeau project, “Public Domain,” which will refurbish old newspaper dispensers, place them around high-traffic areas and sell art from local artists for a cheap price of 50 cents. Making art accessible is the main goal. Donate here: https://bit.ly/342mq9X

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Artist Creates Dark Narratives Through Photos and Sculpture

Veronica Rhodes offers Phantasmagoria two photographs that are part of her own separate series, along with a metal and copper sculpture. Her pieces have subtle creepy characteristics that give off an all-around dark feeling in viewers. The more you look, the scarier they become. Check out her work at Jacoby Arts Center during the opening ceremony Oct. 26 7 to 11 p.m.

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One Artist Undertakes Two Eerie Art Mediums in Phantasmagoria

Daniel Price’s two creepy pieces will be on display during Phantasmagoria at Jacoby Arts Center. Check out his ceramic piece “Tea Pot” and oil painting “String Theory” to get in the Halloween spirit. Don’t forget to come to the opening ceremony Oct. 26 from 7 to 11 p.m. and get your spook on!

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Local Photographer Discovers Mysterious Worlds at Dusk

SIUE full-time student and photography business owner Sarah Minier will feature her mysterious photography during Phantasmagoria at Jacoby Oct. 26-Nov. 2. Both pieces were taken at dusk to explore the paint-like qualities the light produces, providing an other-worldly tone. Check out her work during the opening ceremony Oct. 26 from 7-11 p.m. at Jacoby.

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Jacoby’s in for a Fright with Local Artist’s Small Sculptures

Spooky-fan Nick Williams of Alton, Ill., knows a thing or two about bringing horror to the table. Several of his sculptures, made of epoxy clay and stone, will be on display for Phantasmagoria at Jacoby Arts Center Oct. 26-Nov. 2.
These pieces are inspired by his love of spooky stuff. Some of his pieces are inspired by one of his favorite bands, the Misfits. They are the personification of the things that scared him as a kid.

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