This October and November, Maiden Alley Cinema is having the Fantastic Casket Art Show in their gallery. For a $50 entry fee, each artist will get their own coffin to create in whatever way they choose and be entered into the show. Each custom crafted coffin measure 19 inches tall, 10.5 inches wide (at the […]
Russian-born artist currently residing in Sweden becomes Paducah’s Artist-in-Residence
Maria Safronova’s residency results in significant engagement with local artists & collaborative installation The Paducah Arts Alliance (PAA) is pleased to welcome Maria Safronova, from Stockholm, Sweden, as the current participant in the Artist-in-Residence Program. Safronova began her 30-day residency on May 10. She will be occupying the studio at Pinecone Gallery, 421 N. 7th […]
Collaborative work by local artists accepted into prestigious Art Festival in Venice, Italy
A collaborative video-art work entitled Mary, produced by Paul Lorenz (musical score) and Glenn Hall (video director), has been accepted into the festival SELF in Venice, Italy at Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi and Venice Art House. The festival SELF runs May 9 through November 22, 2015, and features a rich program of different events. The May […]
Jim Morris, Professor of Art from New York, is current Paducah Artist-in-Residence
The Paducah Arts Alliance (PAA) is pleased to welcome Jim Morris from Batavia, New York, as the current participant in the Artist-in-Residence Program. Morris is a Professor in the Art Department at The College at Brockport in Brockport, New York. He began his studio/residence in the LowerTown Arts District at Pinecone Gallery, 421 N. 7th […]
NEA Grant News Release
Yeiser Art Center receives NEA grant to support artist-in-residence program Grant part of NEA announcement of 863 grants and $22.543 million in funding nationwide Paducah, KY—The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Rocco Landesman today announced that the agency will award 863 grants to organizations and individual writers across the country. The Yeiser Art […]
The Yeiser Art Center, in collaboration with The Paducah Arts Alliance, just received a grant from NEA for the artist’s residency program.
Jane Angelhart Watercolor Workshop
Colorado artist Jane Paul Angelhart is offering a workshop focusing on watercolor portraits. Jane’s commissioned portraits are featured in the latest edition of American Artist magazine’s The Best Of Watercolor. The course will cover Jane’s techniques from her DVD, taking great photos for watercolor portraits, how to paint from a computer screen, color theory, and […]
Free Workshop with Jane Angelhart
Renowned artist Jane Angelhart, PAA’s newest Artist In Residence, will be offering a free one day workshop. She will be having a demo early in the morning but invites anyone who want to paint can stay and play. She will have paper for participants, so bring your brushes, paint, and your creativity!
Ubuntu: a collaborative sculpture
Ubuntu is an African word what means, roughly, “I am what I am because of who we all are”. It is also an ethic or humanist philosophy focusing on people’s allegiances and relations with each other. For this project, 12 artists will do a piece an a slice of a tree trunk. We will individually […]
Corinne Spielewoy: Ripple Effect
It’s not every day that you meet someone in Tunisia and follow him back to Paducah. But that’s exactly what the gorgeous Swiss artist with the heartbreakingly charming French accent Corinne Spielewoy did. Spielewoy, originally from France, was in Tunisia earlier this year when she met LowerTown artist Paul Lorenz at an international art show.