Some noteworthy news and events that have recently come across my desk:
Art Auction to Benefit Stoked Mentoring
Saturday April 5, 6pm
Find great affordable works of art (such as the newly-minted "Stroller" by Anders Bergstrom, pictured here) and help support this cool organization that provides outreach to at-risk teens through skateboarding and snowboarding.
Made in Clay Benefit Sale at Greenwich House Pottery
March 27 - April 30
This annual benefit features extraordinary functional ceramics by over 50 artists from across the US. The juried Members Showcase is displayed on the first floor, and the Invitational Jane Hartsook Gallery and The Storefront.
Metal and Thread Grand Opening
March 29 4:00-evening
Check out this brand-new shop by textile and metal artists Denise Carbonell (whose two small quilts we exhibited in Under-Cover) and Derek Dominy at 398 Van Brunt St. in Red Hook, Brooklyn (pictured below). (718.414.9651. View their work here.)
Posted by Amy Shaw for Greenjeans.