The Delray Art League (DAL) invites everyone to their Monthly Meeting on February 8th featuring Serafima Sokolov, who will speak about “Night Vision and Fluorescent Techniques”. Don’t miss “Contacts & Cocktails”, cosponsored with the Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce on February 11th. This is a fantastic opportunity to hear music provided by the Milagro Teens Orchestra and to network, network, network! At DAL’s “Artists In The Park” you can see the exquisite artwork of its members. Enjoy “Winter Interlude Exhibit 2106” at the Delray Beach City Hall Gallery. The Rickie Report shares sneak peeks and all of the details here. We encourage art lovers and art patrons to see the exhibits. We urge artists to join this fabulous art networking organization!
“Happening This Month”
Come join us at
Old School Square
Under the Tent
“Contacts & Cocktails”
February 11, 2016
5:15 – 7:00 pm
Sponsored by Delray Art League and Delray Greater Beach Chamber of Commerce
Music provided by Milagro Teens Orchestra
Chamber Members: $10 in advance, $15 at the door
Non-members $20 per person
Don’t forget to bring your business cards for successful networking.
“Artists in the Park”
Outdoor Fine Art Exhibit & Show
Weekends 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Veterans Park @ Atlantic Avenue and the Intracoastal
Old School Square @ Atlantic Avenue and Swinton
DAL Fine Art Exhibits
The Winter Interlude Exhibit 2016
Friday, January 29th to Friday, March, 25th
Delray Beach City Hall Gallery
100 NW First Avenue
Delray Beach, Florida
City Hall Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Admission is free.
Our Next Monthly Meeting
Monday February 8th, 2016
7:00 – 9:00 PM
Night Vision and Fluorescent Techniques
by Serafima Sokolov
Serafima Sokolov has developed a unique painting style which she calls “Night Vision”. Her paintings reflect modern issues such as war, equal rights and theocracy. Her newest efforts include a series about the Great Depression.
Even though her paintings depict struggle, they are actually lessons in survival, not defeat. They are about the strength of the human condition. With her parents, Serafima immigrated to the United States just prior to the fall of the former Soviet Union. She has seen a different side to life.
Graduating from FAU, Serafima successfully developed a career in art, primarily working in oils and acrylics. She enjoys doing murals which can be seen locally while her artwork has attracted nationwide attention.
“Dust Bowl Series” by Serafima Sokolov
DAL meetings are held in the Commissioner’s Chambers at Delray Beach City Hall, 100 NW 1st Ave. Meetings are free and open to the public. Donations to DAL’s Jack Feinberg Art Education Fund are accepted
Invitation for New Members
Dee Utasi’s Encaustics Demonstration at DAL’s Monthly Meeting
To become a Delray Art League exhibiting member, you must submit three pieces of your original artwork at one of our monthly general meetings. Artwork should be presented to the Jurying Committee between 6:15 and 6:30 p.m. before the start of the General Meeting at 7:00 p.m. Please bring a check or cash. You will be notified by mail of your acceptance. If not accepted, your check will be returned.
CATEGORIES FOR MEMBERSHIP:
Exhibiting Member $40.00
Family members (exhibiting} $50.00
Friend membership (non-exhibiting) $20.00
2 D ART – watercolor, oil, acrylic, collage, etc.
SCULPTURE – stone, wood, metal, etc.
PHOTOGRAPHY – At this time the photography category is filled
Not Accepted: crafts, glass, pottery, fiber art, jewelry, bead-stringing, poured molds, flowers, shell craft, etc. Categories not listed will be decided at the discretion of the Jurying Committee, with final determination by the Board of Directors.
Art should be signed by the artist and ready for hanging. Art done on paper should be matted and framed with Plexiglas (no glass). Canvas must be framed or gallery wrapped (no staples showing) with sides painted.
DAL Members Around Town
Alfred Biegel’s painting “Waterfall: Boca West” was awarded 3rd Place in the Wild Art Exhibit now at the Cornell Museum, Delray from January to April.
Bill Farran will be competing in Art 2016 Nathan D. Rosen Biennial Juried Art Competition at the Nathan D. Rosen Museum Gallery, Thursday, Feb. 11 and run through March 17, 2016. He will be at ArtiGras Fair Jupiter Fl. Feburary 13-15, 2016 and at the Chabad of South Palm Beach Art Show, February-April. Bill will be speaking Sunday, February 21, 2016 from 4-6 PM
Bob Birkenes was invited to participate in Milagro Centers Abstract Exhibit at The Blueprint Gallery through February 5th
Brenda Gordon’s new 2016 series of pencil and charcoal can be seen at Magnus & Gordon Gallery
Camille Rosano won an Honorable Mention for her watercolor “For Pappa and Charlie” in the January art show at the Lake Worth Art League.
Carolyn Barth’s painting “Searching” was included in the National Association of Women Artists – Florida Chapter show at the Armory Art Center Annex, 1121 Lucerne Avenue, Lake Worth, FL from January 16 – February 13, 2016.
Claudia Hafner won the Emerging Artist Award in the Gold Coast Watercolor Society Exhibition: Florida Focus on Art 2016, Jan 18-Feb 15. She was also juried into Fleeting Glimpses at the Bonnet House Museum and Gardens in Fort Lauderdale, exhibiting through the end of February and was juried in to Fort Lauderdale Yacht Club Fine Art Show.
David Cohen was awarded 1st prize at The Guild Gallery on Atlantic Ave.Delray for his “Sunday Afternoon” Oil on Canvas painting.
Deb La Fogg Docherty is now on exhibit at the Foundation Fine Art Gallery in Deerfield Beach. She has also won the 2016 Award of Merit in the National Oil and Acrylic Painter’s Society On-Line International Exhibit.
Dimitri Saginov, Patricia Maguire, Deb LaFogg Docherty, Manny Jomok, Ralph Papa and Vicki Siegel are teaching at the Delray Center for the Arts. For more information see www.delrayarts.org
Dovima has pieces at the new Galleria Gilda in Lake Worth and wearable art garments at ArtServe in Fort Lauderdale, Lighthouse Art Center-in Tequesta and Lake Worth Art League in Lake Worth
Ellen Pollack‘s artwork is being exhibited and sold at MONDANA GALLERY at Delray Marketplace on Atlantic Avenue.
Jack Feinberg’s paintings will now be on display at My Salon Suite in Delray and Ocean East Real Estate in Boynton
Jacquie Medeiros has a piece in the Artists Take Flight exhibit at the Palm Beach International Airport. Exhibit runs thru March.
Joe Marcou’s paintings are now hanging in the Oak Bistro & Wine Bar on Southern Boulevard in West Palm Beach
John Bowen will be exhibiting his Watercolors at the Ft. Lauderdale Yacht Club Invitational Show Thursday night 6 to 10 pm, February 4th. John will also be exhibiting in the Ft. Myers Festival of the Arts, February 6th & 7th
Karen H. Salup was juried into NewYorkART.com on-line gallery and was accepted into the National Association of Women Artist “Women of Vision 11 Exhibiting in Armory Annex Gallery, Lake Worth, Fl.
Kathryn Carlyle and Cheryl Gibbs will be at The Butterfield Garage Gallery in St. Augustine, FL the entire month of February. Opening night for the show is Friday, February 5th from 7 til 9:30pm.
Lynn Doyal is featured at The Oak Bistro in Wellington.
Manny Jomok’s watercolor, “Panorama at Loxahatchee,” was accepted into the juried show, Florida Wild, at the Cornell Museum, Jan.14 – Apr 17, 2015.
Mark Allen was accepted into Art Synergy and has pieces hanging at Galleria Gilda. He also will be exhibiting in the Plum Gallery in St. Augustine from February thru May
Mary Taylor has pieces in The living Room Theater on the FAU campus and at Gilda’s Gallery in Lake Worth. She also was voted one of the most popular photographers for 2015 on ViewBug
Naomi Shulman’s paintings are now on display at the Arena Gallery
Nina Odorisio has paintings at Malevo tango dance studio, at 1300 Atlantic Blvd, Pompano Beach
Pat Kaufman has a piece on display in the Boca community Center WPWC society show and several pieces in the Museum shop at the Cornell Art Museum, Delray Beach
Reed Dixon is participating in the Art at the Airport show. He also has paintings on display at the Arts Arena Gallery in Delray and in the Derek Gores Gallery in Melbourne, FL. He will be exhibiting in the Plum Gallery in St. Augustine from February thru May.
Romaine Kaufman will be having a solo show in April at the Tamarac Community Center on Commercial Ave.
Sheila Ballaban’s piece “Behind The Mirror” has been juried into the Nathan D Rosen Biennial show with the opening reception on Thursday Feb. 11- March 17 2016. She is also having a one woman show at Chabad which is on now till Feb 15 2016. at 224 S Ocean Blvd Manalapan Fl.
Stan Dornfest has a Solo Show at The Weisman Center 7091 West Atlantic Ave., Delray. The Opening reception is Sunday, Jan 31–2-4. Stan also has 2 paintings in the “Wild” show at The Cornell Art Museum, and 2 Paintings in the Artist Guild Gallery-one of which was awarded 3rd prize.
Tom Melillo is currently showing at Rolando Chang Barrero Gallery, Lucerne Ave. Lake Worth
Vicki Siegel has four new works in Woman: Untitled at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, January 15 through March 12. 601 Lake Ave., Lake Worth, FL.
Vicki Siegel and Leora Klaymer Stewart present “Blurring Distinctions” at the Eissey Gallery at Palm Beach State College. Opening reception Tuesday Feb. 16 5:30- 7:30 pm. the show runs through March 18th. 3160 PGA Blvd. Palm Beach Gardens.
Wendy Jones has a painting in the plein air show at the Delray Historical Society on Swinton. The show runs through February 28th. Her painting of the Cason Cottage sold in the first hour of the show
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