Juried Exhibition, Passage at Frog Hollow Gallery this December!

A small works juried exhibition, ‘Passage’ will be on view at Frog Hollow Gallery, December 7th-January 14th, 2019. “Passage” is a small works show that explores the idea of passage in any defined or imagined sense of the word.  Artists are invited to submit up to three pieces. There is a $20 submission fee for each application. Work will be accepted in all mediums and is open to all Vermont artists. Work may not be larger than 12” x 12” and must be priced between $50-$300.

Please fill out an application, link for the application found above image, and send to froghollowjuryappsatgmail.com

 

 

 

Jury Process

 

Submit your work to Frog Hollow Gallery! 

We will be accepting applications for fine art, glass work, jewelry, and furniture starting November 1st of this year. Applications will be accepted until February 1st of 2019. Please visit this page to submit an application: http://froghollow.org/content/jury-process-frog-hollow. Send the application to froghollowjuryappsatgmail.com

 

 

 

In the Shelter of Each Other II

 

 

Kathryn Milillo Oil Paintings

I am often drawn to our vanishing farmscape and the crumbling barns and buildings that challenge our current values. I especially love the haunting imbalance of windows and doorways in farm architecture. These aging matriarchs and patriarchs sheltered and nourished us, and their dignity in the face of their diminished value is something I want to honor.

In the process of painting, there is a meditative element to the choice “is it this color, or this?” which has always enthralled me. Oil’s tactile qualities — its layers, scumbles and glazes — help me place these two-dimensional pieces in a three-dimensional mindframe.

I am influenced in my painting choices by a background in English literature and graphic design. Words like “grace,” “refuge,” and “abandonment” are veins of gold to be mined. Playing with light and dark, color complements and negative spaces, I aim to create a visual poem.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Matt Brown

Matt Brown-Woodblock Prints

My printing approach follows the traditional moku hanga method of woodblock printing developed in Japan during the 18th century. This technique was first practiced in this century by Arthur Dow and others as part of the Arts and Crafts movement that flourished at the beginning of the 20th century.

Each print is numbered and edition size is also shown. The date describes the actual month the print was made (the entire edition is not always printed at the same time). If it is marked 2nd, 3rd state, etc. this indicates a significant re-working of the print and a new edition.

My imagery is mostly of New England: lakes and mountains of Vermont and New Hampshire.  I have also pursued imagery inspired by trips to the coast of Maine, some of New York City,  a few from out West; I have worked print images of my family, of travels to far off places, of art made by other artists. I am fascinated by how two-dimensional art changes the way we see our world.  I love making things  by hand, especially using this older printing method utilizing the basic materials of wood and of water.

 

 

 

 

 

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Frog Hollow Vermont State Craft Center
85 Church Street
Burlington, VT 05401

phone (802) 863-6458 

Gallery Hours:  

Summer and Fall hours: April 16 – December 16, 2018
Monday - Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Holiday hours: December 17-23
Monday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

If you can’t visit us in person, check out our online gallery! You are also welcome to call us anytime so we can help you find what you are looking for or email us at  infoatfroghollow.org