Paired with McCavour’s Black Cloud is Terry M. Boyd’s aggressive and expressive embroidery. Boyd’s 2-dimensional hand sewn pieces are predominantly mono-chromatic works that explore memory and provoke thoughts of vast spaces and abstract landscapes.
Under Construction Gallery Talk
Wednesday, March 29, 6:30pm, Free + Open to the public
Join us for a behind the scenes look at Amanda McCavour’s installation process. Chat with the artist and see how this site specific piece comes together.
Altered States with the Transversal Project
Friday, April 8, 7:30 – 9:00pm, Free + Open to the public
In collaboration with Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design, members of the Transversal Project will digitally project a live video art show onto the artworks of Dark Matter. One night only. Reception begins at 7:30pm, screening begins at 8:00pm.
The Transversal Project is a St. Louis based arts initiative that collaborates with artists, institutions and communities to create opportunities for experimental public art exhibitions. www.transversalproject.com
Free Poetry Reading: Michael Castro and Shirley LeFlore
Tuesday, May 3, 6:30pm in the Delmar Gallery
Michael Castro is a poet and nominee for poet laureate of St. Louis, MO. He is a founder of the literary journal River Styx. Shirley LeFlore is one of St. Louis’ most influential performance poets and has been a part of many underground activist poetry organizations including the Black Artists’ Group and Harmony.
Poetry programming presented in conjunction with the Celebrating Art for Senior Engagement Festival, April 28 – May 8, 2016.