Painting, sculpture and photography exhibition featuring the work of contemporary artists who've either participated in or use as subject matter those athletes who stretch the limits of the human body to succeed in their profession.
BloodSport: Patrick Burns, Dean Kugler, Peter Lupkin, Caleb O'Connor, Art Shay & Bruno Surdo.
Violence permeates many parts of our culture, including the world of sports. This exhibition features painting, sculpture and photography relating to the phenomenon of violence in sports, the toll that these sports take on the human body and mind, and the lengths to which athletes go to in search of fortune and fame. The artwork depicts world famous sports figures, and also those attempting to make a name for themselves in sports ranging from boxing and football to ballet.
A preview and panel discussion featuring the artists in the show will take place on Thursday, March 1, 2018, 5-7:30 pm. Discussion begins at 6pm. Drinks/snacks will be served. The opening will take place on Friday, March 2, 2018, 5-8pm. All events are open to the public. The exhibition will continue until April 27. Contact the gallery for additional information.