Tech: Cyborg Artist

Neil Harbisson is a cyborg. Here, dressed in C-major, he talks about how using adaptive technology opened up his world, and allowed him to explore new paths of artistic expression. As we approach the 1-year mark of our exploration of new technology for artmaking, research, and interacting with amazing people, communities,  and resources, via the world wide web,…

The Right Way

Ask ten artists, trained or untrained, for input on a particular medium or technique, and you’ll get ten different suggestions about the right way.  The ways may differ slightly or drastically.  The artists may be hardcore insistent, defensively indignant, or “whatevs” ambivalent about their way.  Get those ten artists together, and they’ll discuss and debate…

February Prints

Prints and note cards being released in February.  The artworks are themed with love, romance, and relationships. PRINTS 5″ x 7″ matted to 8″ x 10″ —  $12 each 8″ x 10″ matted to 11″ x 14″ — $20 each Discount:  $2 off each print, when you buy more than one. NOTE CARDS (blank inside,…

Get On Up… To The EC Office Shop

          EC art is back in the EC shop.  If you missed us at the Artisan Fair, don’t fret.  The EC Office Shop is open all year in Room 6 on the 3rd floor of the Arts Center.  With 4 short flights of stairs, you can get your shopping done and…

On Exhibit: VESSELS and HOUSES

On the 3rd floor landing, the DIA DE LOS MUERTOS exhibit is coming down to make room for HOUSES.  VESSELS will be featured on the 2nd floor landing. VESSELS and HOUSES are exhibits of ceramic works made of paper clay. You may have seen paper clay in your local arts and crafts store.  That paper…

Opening Reception for Reality Unchained

The reception this past Thursday was a huge success! We had just short of 100 people show up and see the results of our hard work. Thank you to everyone who came out to show their support. In case you missed it, here are a few pictures from the reception. You can still come see…

Upcoming Gallery Exhibition

Over the past few months, we’ve been so wonderfully busy that we have neglected to keep you informed. For that we apologize, though we think you’ll agree the wait was worth it. Tomorrow we are unveiling our newest exhibition, Reality Unchained: Portraits of Human/Nature. The collection of 18 works from 14 artists provides an engaging…

Friday Opinion Poll #2

Introducing the new Enrichment Center Opinion Poll. The artists are curious about other artists and art lovers. So, every Friday, we will be asking a new question. Last Friday, we asked what your canvas preferences were– pre-stretched canvas, canvas panel, or stretch-your-own.  Here is a link to today’s opinion poll, which asks about your FAVORITE…

Paint-Your-Own Pottery

Our Art for the Heart workshops were so popular, with participants reporting so much enjoyment from the experience that we decided to start a   new project:  Paint-Your-Own Pottery workshops. Links to some of our flyers for the workshops: 130412_PYOP_flyer_red            130329_PYOP_flyer_simple            130407_PYOP_flyer_dads_02 Just in time for Mother’s…