|Artist Jimmy Talarico|
And for Saturday?...
Another show! Saturday is the opening reception for the Art Across Montana juried show in Miles City, Montana. I've never been to Miles City, but I'm looking forward to the adventure. We are making it a family trip and I'm looking forward to the 4 hour drive (yes, in Montana you can drive for 4 hours and still be in the same state, not even halfway through actually!) And in case you'd like a reminder, these are my two pieces that were selected for the show.
I was asked to show my work this Friday night at the Livingston Art Walk. My pieces will be at 121 S. Main St so come on by if you're in the area... and tell your friends!
I will be presenting never-before-seen-in-public work, "Exposure & Vulnerability" and "Truth & Perception" amongst others.
This show will feature a handful of artists from within CTA Architects Engineers. Come see what happens when technical designers embrace art as a tool for expression.
A different kind of art...
I had a client for my day job who asked if I could design a replica schoolhouse that would look like its 100 years old to house a sculpture by an amazing artist (who needs to remain anonymousl for the time being). I said yes.
I collaborated with a friend in our office who is also a contractor, Max Anthon with JXM Design & Associates, and this is where we ended up. He has two more weeks to go but is doing an AWESOME job.
Can't wait to see this space filled with a sculpture made from woven willows. It will be beautiful. Oh, and I was interviewed on site today for a documentary they are filming of the process. The owner's rep really likes my art and asked me to talk about how the concepts I explore with my pieces helped in designing this project. So that was amazing. This schoolhouse is for the Tippet Rise Art Center located near Fishtail, MT.
Jimmy & Melinda Talarico
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