Friday, February 8, 2013

Cowan, Stafford, Villegas, EMILE, Dwight

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Go Ask Alice, Lee Cowan at HAM.
  • "Go Ask Alice," Lee Cowan's work at HAM.

Here's more on tonight's 2nd Friday Art Night exhibitions from the Art Notes column. Participating galleries are the Courtyard Marriott, Butler Center Galleries, the Historic Arkansas Museum, the Old State House Museum, Gallery 221, StudioMain and the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. As usual, a trolley will transport gallery-goers between venues.
Ed Dwight sculpture, at Colorado History Museum in Denver
  • Ed Dwight sculpture, at Colorado History Museum in Denver, now at Mosaic Templars

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