Somewhat Off the Wall, a unique art exhibition and party from which guests take home original works of art, will be held on Sunday, September 22, 2013 from 5-9pm in the Lobby of 360 State, 360 State Street, New Haven. This year’s event features drawings, jewelry, paintings, photography, pottery, prints, textiles, glass and wood by 47 outstanding artists who have each donated three pieces of their work. These works will be on display to the public at 360 State starting August 28th.
At 7pm on the night of the party, numbered premium tickets will be drawn at random. As each premium ticket holders’ number is called, he or she will select a piece of original artwork to take home. Each of the 47 participating artists will be given a premium ticket making only 94 premium tickets, at $100 each, available to the public. An unlimited number of tickets to the party are available for $35 (these do not include artwork).
Participating Somewhat Off the Wall artists include: Corina S. Alvarezdelugo, Judy Atlas, Ray Baldelli, Mandy Carroll-Leiva, Peter Casolino, Matthew Cassar, Tracie Cheng, Larry Cowles, Claudia Cron, Marie Curtis, Kathleen DeMeo, Jim Fiora, Karen Ford, Oi Fortin, Maura Galante, Brenda Hall, Barbara Harder, Katherine Henderson, Sharon Hirsch, Art Johnson, Sean Kernan, Janet Lage, Jane Lederer, Amy Leiner, Eric Litke, Ken Lovell, Rebecca Lowry, Kristin Merrill, Meredith Miller, Jane Miller, Jan Murdock, Susan Nichols, Douglas Nygren, Rob Rocke, Lawrence Russ, Chip Rutan, Ruth Sack, Phyllis Savage, Suzan Scott, Michael Skrtic, Maureen Squires, Jane Strauss Novick, Paul Theriault, Kevin Van Aelst, Marjorie Wolfe, Virginia Zimmermann and Gale Zucker.
Call the Arts Council at 203-772-2788 for more information or to purchase tickets. Images of artwork will be posted at newhavenarts.org as they become available.
Somewhat Off the Wall is sponsored in part by Suzio York Hill and 360 State Street.