I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
Next Week | Thursday, June 25, 5 - 8PM | Parting Is Such Sorrow Until We Meet Again Tomorrow
Opening: Thursday, June 25, 5 - 8PM
Parting Is Such Sorrow Until We Meet Again Tomorrow
Co-curated by Kathleen Henderson
Every day one hundred artists stream into
the Creative Growth studio and take part in a ritual that is performed
the world over: they greet each other. They say hello. It’s a simple
act, barely noticeable, but one whose profundity
is often most noticeable by its absence. In tandem with its bookend
goodbye, hello happens again and again, forming a thread of continuity
through the day as artists begin to make prints, rugs, films, ceramics,
drawings, paintings, and sculptures.
Creative Growth artist Laura Jo Pierce provides the inspiration for
Parting Is Such Sorrow Until We Meet Again Tomorrow, a title lifted directly from her signature text-based paintings.
Featuring work by John Martin, George
Wilson, Ying Gee Zhou, Rickie Algarva and other emerging artists, this
show gives pause to the humdrum salutation that caps our every
| Kim Clark: Upstairs in our Viewing Room gallery, Kim Clark
commemorates celebrities who have passed away through her sculptural
Exhibition Opening & Reception THURSDAY, June 25 Members’ Preview: 11AM – 2PM MAIN EVENT: 5PM – 8PM LIVE FLAMENCO MUSIC BY DAVID PÁEZ
BAR & SNACKS