If you need an excuse to drink amazing coffee — and perhaps make some art while you’re at it — the folks at Collective Espresso will give you a chance to do so Wednesday evening at their café in the renovated Contemporary Arts Center lobby.
Local artist and curator Paul Coors will exhibit and host a silent auction of his own artwork made within the past 10 years on Friday and Saturday at his Brighton loft/exhibition space, The Ice Cream Factory.
Wave Pool Gallery hosts local artist Amanda Checco’s psychedelic yoga webisode series for tweens and young adults, modeled after such bright, colorful and lighthearted shows as Mister Rogers Neighborhood and Pee Wee’s Playhouse.
Matt Distel’s smartly curated exhibition, Now Here: Theoretical Landscapes, is a broad
sampling of more than 20 regional artists who mine personal and
universal landscapes to present hypothetical meditations on locations of
space and time.
POP-UP CINCY, a monthly pop-up organization founded by local artist and designer Catherine Richards, invites creative thinkers and makers to participate in the second Concept Camp at an unused storefront in Corryville.
Brazilian multimedia artist Albano
Afonso’s first solo exhibition in the U.S. will also be the first
exhibition co-curated by the Contemporary Arts Center (Steven Matijicio)
and 21c Museum Hotel (Alice Gray Stites), two neighboring arts
institutions with similar missions but different approaches.