D’art & Friends! Members Invitational Exhibition
Denver’s Contemporary Art Gallery in Denver Art District on Santa Fe Hosts
“D’art & Friends! Members Invitational Exhibition“ featuring 36 Artists
from December 16, 2021 – February 6, 2022
Located at 900 Santa Fe Drive, D’art Gallery hosts “D’art & Friends! Members Invitational Exhibition“ in the Main Gallery from Thursday, December 16, 2021 through Sunday, February 6, 2022. D’art Gallery will participate in the Art District on Santa Fe First Friday on January 7 and Friday, February 4, 2022.
An Artists Opening Reception is scheduled for Friday, December 17 from 5 – 9 pm. During the reception from 5 – 7 pm, dancer Joanna Rotkin, a guest of D’art Artist Laura Brenton, performs “Dog Dance”, a quiet, slow spiraling into one’s body. A second performance by Joanna Rotkin will be given on Saturday, December 18 from 2 – 4 pm.
An Artist Talk by Morgan McKenna & Peder Morgenthaler is scheduled for Sunday, December 19 at 1:30 pm and additional artists talks will be scheduled on Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm throughout the exhibition. (Another press release will be sent out with the January Artist Talk Schedule.)
Special Christmas Week Shopping Days:
D’art Gallery is hosting Special Christmas Week Shopping Days from Monday, December 20 through Friday, December 24, Noon – 5 pm. Then, D’art Gallery will be closed from Christmas Day through New Year’s Eve and will reopen on January 1, 2022 for a New Year’s Day Open House from Noon to 5 pm for art appreciators to bring out-of-town guests to the gallery.
“D’art & Friends! Members Invitational Exhibition“
D’art Gallery Members have invited “artist friends” to join in on a special exhibition for the holiday season. Each D’art Artist has invited another artist to show or perform in each of the nine foot members exhibition spaces in the Main Gallery. Dancers, Poets, Sculptors, Ceramists and Visual Artists have been invited to offer new experiences in the gallery and expand opportunities for other artisans to show in the Art District on Santa Fe over the holidays and into February 2022.
Seventeen members of the gallery are exhibiting their work during the “D’art & Friends! – Members Exhibition“: Terrel Bailey, Dan Baumbach, Jaime Belkind-Gerson, Laura Brenton, Lisa Calzavara, Barbara DeMarlie, Lori Dresner, Suzanne Frazier, Ashton Lacy Jones, Tara Kelley-Cruz, Carrie MaKenna, Morgan Leigh McKenna, Emily Oldak, Lydia Riegle, Kim Roberts, Jean Smith, and Vicky Smith. The work of each participating artist can be viewed at https://dartgallery.org
Each D’art Artist is hosting guest artists in their exhibition space for a total of 36 Artists.
Here is a listing of the invited guest artists and their D’art Member Hosts:
Terrel Bailey, Photography Charles David Corbin, Photography
Dan Baumbach, Photography Maureen Ruddy Burkhart, Photography
Jaime Belkind-Gerson, Photography Sisel Lan, Photography
Laura Brenton, Painting Joanna Rotkin, Dancer & Jun Akiyama Photography
Lisa Calzavara, Painting Tom Calzavara, Poetry
Barbara DeMarlie, Painting Peggy Neuman, Painting
Lori Dresner, Ceramics Ketty Devieux, Painting
Suzanne Frazier, Painting Rik Sargent, Sculpture
Ashton Lacy Jones, Encaustic Kathryn Hall, Doll Maker & Rick Dallago, Painting
Tara Kelley-Cruz, Mixed Media Sabyl Horneck, Mixed Media
Carrie MaKenna, Painting Craig Rouse, Painting
Morgan Leigh McKenna, Photography Peder Morgenthaler, Drawing
Emily Oldak, Painting Barb Hinnenkamp, Painting
Lydia Riegle, Print Tim McKay, Painting
Kim Roberts, Painting Kim Harrell, Silversmithing
Jean Smith, Ceramics Shelley Hull, Painting
Vicky Smith, Ceramics Margaret Josey-Parker, Ceramics
Gallery Hours: Thursday, Noon to 5pm, Friday, Noon to 9 pm, Saturday, Noon to 5 pm, and Sunday, 1 pm to 4 pm.
Special Christmas Week Shopping Hours: Monday, December 20 through Friday, December 24, Noon – 5 pm.
D’art Gallery will be closed between December 25, 2021 and December 31, 2021. The gallery will open on January 1, 2022, Noon – 5 pm for a Special New Year’s Day Open House.