Armory Art Center Presents “2017 All Student And All Faculty Show”, Open To The Public With Free Reception On March 17th
The 2017 Armory Faculty Show and the 2017 All Student Show are the Armory Art Center’s biggest exhibitions of the year. Aficionados and supporters of the arts will not want to miss these shows. Both shows open on Friday, March 17th with a Free, Public Reception. The Rickie Report shares the details and a few sneak peeks. Don’t miss this eclectic array of 2D and 3D artworks!
811 Park Place, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
2017 Armory Art Center
Faculty Showcase / All Student Showcase
Friday, March 17, 2017
6:00 – 8:00 pm
Greenfield Gallery | East Gallery (Faculty)
Montgomery Hall (Student)
EXHIBITIONS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC:
Monday – Friday 9 am – 5 pm | Saturday 9 am – 4:00 pm
Liza Niles, Chief of Education and Exhibitions at the Armory Art Center said, “The Armory’s annual juried All Student Show and Faculty Show will showcase an eclectic array of two- and three-dimensional artwork by students enrolled in 4 or 8 week classes from 2016 to 2017. Media include printmaking, drawing, painting, sculpture, jewelry, photo, fibers, ceramics, and glass. The revival of the glass department introduced new teachers, courses, and students.”
This year’s juror is Nicole Hickey who started her career in the arts in 2001 at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee’s Union Art Gallery. Moving to Florida in 2005, she worked as Assistant Director at Eaton Fine Art in downtown West Palm Beach for over six years. She currently manages the artist services department at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County in Lake Worth.
About The Armory Art Center:
The mission of the Armory Art Center is to inspire the creation and experience of art. The Armory’s vision is to be the leading visual arts education and exhibition center of the Palm Beaches. Housed in a historic art deco building, the Armory provides art classes for students of all ages, exhibitions, art salons, lectures, and special events. Twelve exhibitions are hosted annually in three galleries. Nearly 100 courses held in 12 state-of-the-art studios are offered including ceramics, digital arts, drawing, glass fusing, jewelry, painting, printmaking, fibers, sculpture, and more.
For more information, visit www.armoryart.org or call (561) 832-1776.
About the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties:
The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is one of Florida’s largest community foundations. The nonprofit organization has invested more than $120 million in grants and scholarships over its 43-year history. At its core, the Community Foundation is an organization created with gifts from generous people committed to local causes. For donors, the Foundation serves as a philanthropic advisor. For the community, the Foundation serves as a grant maker and a civic leader. Through the support of its donors and fundholders, the Foundation has been able to address some of the community’s most pressing needs, including hunger, housing and education.
For more information, visit www.yourcommunityfoundation.org.
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