Check out this clip of Somewhat Off the Wall featured artist Kenneth Hanson discussing his 3 pieces of artwork in the exhibition. Purchase your tickets for Somewhat Off the Wall here.
About Somewhat Off the Wall
Somewhat Off the Wall, a unique art exhibition and party benefiting the Arts Council of Greater New Haven from which guests take home original works of art, will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 5-9pm in the Lobby of 360 State, 360 State Street, New Haven.
This year’s event features drawings, jewelry, paintings, photography, pottery, prints, textiles, and glass by 48 outstanding artists who have each donated three pieces of their work. These works will be on display to the public at 360 State starting September 8th. At 7pm on the night of the party, numbered premium tickets will be drawn at random. As each premium ticket holders’ number is called, he or she will select a piece of original artwork to take home.
Participating Somewhat Off the Wall artists include: Hil Anderson, Binnie Birstein, Laise Clayton, Kathy Conway,Penrhyn Cook, Jayne Crowley, Terry Dagradi, Leila Daw, Jessica Dickens, Emilia Dubicki, Amanda Duchen, Eileen Eder,Michael Elsden, Daniel Eugene, Michael Fedikovich, Kathryn Frederick, Kathryn Frund, Francine Funke, Leticia Galizzi,Frances Gallogly, Hayward Gatling, Justin Gerace, Sarah Gustafson, Ginger Hanrahan, Kenneth Hanson, Clymenza Hawkins, Richard Kallweit, Kristina Kuester-Witt, Hannah Leckman, Martha Lewis, Karleen Loughran, Beth Lovell,Owen Luckey, Molly McDonald, Perry Obee, Maryann Ott, Thomas Peterson, Pat Rist, Nomi Silverman, Kim Sobel, Anita Soos, Mark St. Mary, Ken Stabile, Tom Stio, Robert Thomas, Karissa Van Tassel, Brittany Whiteman and JoAnne Wilcox.
Tickets for door prizes will be available for purchase on the night of the event and will include: Two tickets to Dave Koz and Friends at Lyman Center, two tickets to a New Haven Symphony Orchestra performance, an overnight stay at Chatfield Hollow Bed and Breakfast and two tickets for a Taste of New Haven Tour among others.
Call the Arts Council at 203-772-2788 for more information or to purchase tickets. Images of artwork will be posted at as they become available.
–Article & video by Stephen J. Grant
Artwork by Kenneth Hanson in Somewhat Off the Wall. Browse more artwork by Somewhat Off the Wall artists on our site here.