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Humanity Matters

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Humanity Matters

The Social, Political and Passionate Life of Carlos Hernández Chávez

September 12 –October 24, 2015

Opening Reception: Saturday, September 12, 5-7PM

An engaging exhibition by the Mexican-born artist-activist that both, celebrates his cultural origins, and chronicles his social and political views, and deeply personal experiences. The retrospective collection includes paintings, photography, self-portraits, digital photomontages, and mixed media works that tell a compelling story.

Events

WAC Volunteer Thank You and Prospective Volunteer Recruitment Thursday, September 17, 6-8PM

Artist Talk Saturday, September 19, 3-4PM

 

Special Masquerade Fundraising Event in Recognition of Honorary Board Member Lon Pelton –Saturday, October 17, 6-8PM at the Windsor Art Center.

 

Collage Workshop taught by Terese Newman Thurs. Oct. 15, 6-8PM 

Live Music

The Bluegrass Characters with Stacy Phillips –Sat. Sept. 26 at 7:30PM

Emerging Artist Series -Hartt School of Music Guitar Department –Sat. Oct. 24 at 7:30PM

Suggested Donation: $15.00/door

This exhibition is made possible by a grant from

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The 2015-2016 Concert Series is sponsored by a grant from the Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee

Collective Views

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Collective Views

Thursday, July 30th -Saturday, August 22, 2015

Opening Reception: Saturday, August 1, 5-7PM featuring music by Gene Donaldson

Collective Views is an exhibit by 14 diverse artists who were all selected to participate in the 2015 Make.Art.Work. program, a comprehensive career development program for visual artists in Connecticut taking place in Hartford, New Haven and Fairfield counties.

Local artists exhibiting original artwork in various mediums include Meredith Arcari, Julie Barrett, Noel Coonce-Ewing, Frances Drew, Cécile Emond, Ken Fredette, Elizabeth Hanlon, Irene Hilbert, Grant McGhan, Elizabeth McNally, Sarah Paolucci, Madelyn Sinatro, Katherine Tolve and Rebecca Wasilewski.

All art is for sale.

The Hartford CoHort is sponsored by the Greater Hartford Arts Council.
Make.Art.Work is made possible by support from the Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation.

Theatre

Saturday, July 18, 8PM –24 Hour Play Festival

Suggested donation: $10.00/door

The Mythology Project -A short play inspired by Greek Mythology

Thursday, August 13, 8PM

Friday, August 14, 8PM

Saturday, August 15 ,2PM & 8PM

Performance will run approximately one hour, including a talk-back discussion with the audience

Suggested donation: $15.00/door

Live Music

Sunday, August 2, 2-3PM –Kelley Suttenfield

Suggested donation: $15.00/door

Open Studios

Saturday, July 18, 10AM-4PM

Saturday, August 1, 10AM-4PM

 

 

Gallery Gift Shop

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Hours of Store Operation
Thursdays 6-8 PM
Saturdays 10 AM – 4 PM
Sundays 11 AM – 4 PM

Windsor Art Center operates a small gallery shop with works by local artists. It features jewelry, pottery, glass, small prints, cards, and more.