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Tag Archives: local artists

Collectors’ Choice: Featured Collectors, Robert and Thelma Nied



Written by Caitlyn Cooney, Curatorial Intern The personal connection between a collector and their artworks, be it a marker of a significant memory, a part of their relationships with people, or a reminder of their cultural history, is not only necessary, but serves as the core motivation for their collecting. For collectors Robert and Thelma […]

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Conversations & Cocktails: November 13th



The artwork in Modern Dialect draws inspiration from events taking place in early 20th century America. Whether it is poverty, war, or celebrating the American dream, the work evokes many feelings from the viewer. Local artists Jim Draper, Lily Kuonen, and Dustin Harewood will be on hand to…

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What is Art? Art is Salvaged



Up & Cummers are reserving Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. on their calendars for the next edition of their signature event: What is Art? . . . Art is Salvaged, sponsored by Florida Blue. Featured local artists have

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Folio Weekly Exhibition Artist Highlight: Alisha Lewis



Each week, The Cummer will be highlighting each of the 50 artists represented in the upcoming Folio Weekly Invitational Artist Exhibition, on view at the Museum from August 24 – December 2.

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Folio Weekly Exhibition Artist Highlight: Brian Shannon



Brian is a 2003 graduate of Douglas Anderson School of the Arts and has practiced oil painting since 2005, periodically displaying work and participating in gallery shows around Jacksonville.

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Folio Weekly Exhibition Artist Highlight: Christine Schub



Christine Schub, a self-taught artist, holds a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Florida. She has been a…

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