Author Archives: Angela Hopkins

Encounters: Poetry Reading

For the exhibit “Encounters: How the Light Gets In,” 20 visual artists were paired with a poet, and the two met to exchange ideas and share some work. They were invited to use the theme “how the light gets in,” from the refrain of Leonard Cohen’s song “Anthem,” and interpret it as they chose, to… read more

Fifth-Year Birthday Bash!

Be our guest at a Birthday Bash and Benefit to celebrate our fifth-year anniversary. The event features art-filled experiences, refreshments, and silent auction, with a DJ dance party to end the night. SATURDAY, MAY 20 6 – 10 PM Artworks Loveland 310 N. Railroad Ave. Loveland, CO 80537 Dress code: “Casual Sleek”, a dress-up/dress-down hybrid… read more

Intrigue: Student Photography Exhibit

Intrigue features over sixty silver gelatin prints made by local middle school students under the instruction of Artworks studio artist Bob Campagna. All photographs were processed, printed, and assembled in Artworks’ darkroom and studio. Since 2003, Bob Campagna has taught the annual Gifted and Talented student photography program to middle school students of the Thompson School District.… read more

Why the women of Abstract Expressionism still matter

     In the spirit of Women’s History Month, Artworks has invited guest blogger Charis Lillene Fleshner to write a brief blog post about Joan Mitchell, a woman artist who made a name for herself as a second generation abstract expressionist painter and printmaker. Joan Mitchell was born in Chicago, IL in 1925 and died in France… read more

Help Ronda Stone get to Santa Fe!

Artworks artist Ronda Stone is heading to Santa Fe, NM this month to participate in a photographic workshop. Santa Fe Workshops has given Ronda Stone an Honorable Mention grant for $600 to apply towards a workshop March 19 – March 24th. She is trying to raise more funds to help her get there. She is taking… read more

What You Believe is What You See

What You Believe is What You See is a solo exhibition of paintings by Artworks artist Jennifer Davey. The paintings are an honest and intentional record of the artist’s navigations through the internal landscape and the soul, in an effort to deepen understanding of what it means to be human in this both tumultuous and… read more

“Photography Unsettled” Exhibit Announcement

About the Exhibit: Month of Photography Denver is a Colorado-based biennial celebration of fine art photography with hundreds of collaborative public events throughout Denver and the region. The theme for MoP 2017 is “Up to the Edge.” This theme serves as an exploration of the far-reaching applications and concepts emerging in photography today. In conjunction… read more

New Studio Artists!

JENNIE MILNER, STUDIO 126 Biography J.C. Milner (Jennie) lives with her husband and two teenage girls in Fort Collins, Colorado (the Beer-muda Triangle). She loves to ride her 3-speed cruiser (winning no races here), and loves chatting with neighbors and eavesdropping on local coffee shop chatter while she draws. Jennie is charmed by local culture,… read more

3 Day Studio Workshop: Hans Hofmann’s teachings on Abstraction

Hans Hofmann (1880-1966) was an abstract expressionist painter and teacher whose students ranged from Lee Krasner, Helen Frankenthaler, Joan Mitchell, and Louise Nevelson to Larry Rivers, Allan Kaprow and Wolf Khan. Hofmann was an energetic force, teaching abstraction based on the system of cubism both in Europe and the US. Artworks Loveland artist, Jennie Kiessling,… read more

“Into Silence”

This collaborative exhibit features work by two Artworks artists, Bob Campagna and Sylvia Eichmann. Into Silence evolved through a series of responses between the artists. Since June, 2016 Into Silence became a true collaboration between the artists, reflecting an almost daily conversation and continued shifting and refinement of the journey towards exhibition and publishing. Eichmann’s… read more