Art goes with medicine, wine & facebook

August is HOT…both physically & artistically…I’m super busy this month with shows in Central & South NJ and Detroit; check it out & hope you can make an event!

CORPUS ILLUMINATA II  Like medical art & antiquities?  Are you in the Detroit area? Then CORPUS ILLUMINATA II is a MUST see unique art exhibit! One of my X-RAYted photo collages was accepted for this art event held 8/10-8/11/12 at TANGENT GALLERY, 715 E. Milwaukee,  Detroit, Michigan.Go to www.corpusilluminata.org for more details.

ART, Drink & Be Merry!  The Highland Park Artists Collective is proud to bring you our newest group exhibit featuring a wide variety of art by NJ artists;  wine tasting, refreshments & tasty snacks, live music….all FREE!!! Opening party on Sun. 8/12/12, 2-5pm PINO’S, 13 North 4th Ave., Highland Park, NJ.

3rd Annual Facebook Friends Gallery Exhibit  ArtPride New Jersey Foundation and the Lyceum Hall Center for the Arts invite you to celebrate our Facebook “likers” and their wonderful work at the opening reception for: The 3rd Annual Facebook Friends Gallery.  ArtPride is only as strong as our supporters, so we look forward to connecting face-to-face with our fantastic online friends. Join us for an evening of delicious food, great prizes, &, of course, ART!  Thurs. Aug. 16, 7-9pm! (Show runs Aug. 16-Sept. 13, 2012)  FREE EVENT  Lyceum Hall Center for the Art432 High Street, Burlington, NJ 08016 http://www.burlingtonlyceum.com/  RSVP on Facebook or by email at madelineorton@artpridenj.co

Last but not least…

My New Artsite is Up!

After much work, my all new fine art site is finally up & running!  Visit it for new artwork (painting, photography, digital collages), updated resume,  exhibit list & more!  There’s also a contact page to make it even easier for you to email me with questions about my work, commissions, shows, etc.  Paypal also accepted for purchases to me at forestwalker333@hotmail.com  Here’s the link: http://laurencurtisart.weebly.com

Art for the Holidays at NJ show this week!

Greetings bloggers!  I just returned from an adventurous trip to Italy and am back in artistic action!  Aside from the fact that I have 300+ photos, both 35mm & digital, to work on now I also am preparing for the big Highland Park Artists Collective group holiday art show & sale starting this Thursday, 11/17, at White Lotus on Raritan Ave. in Highland Park, NJ!

This event will feature art and hand crafted items from some of NJ’s  finest local artists!  Please join us for our opening reception party this Thursday night from 6-8pm and get a head start on your holiday shopping….art makes a unique, original and affordable gift as we’ll have items starting at just a few dollars!  Also, many 1-of-a-kind pieces and jewelry!

Stay tuned for info about more NJ holiday art events as well as a photo essay of my trip to Italy…hope to see those of you in central NJ this Thursday!