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    ROBERT KING – DOTS OF INSPIRATION

    ROBERT KING – DOTS OF INSPIRATION February 20 – April 20, 2019  Closing Reception April 20, 3-5pm Robert King starting sending intricate dot drawings one at a time from prison to his beloved Beatrice.  She was the only one on the outside to see them and she saved them all. Though she encouraged Robert to share his work once he returned to the outside it took him 20 years to comply. There was a good deal of fortuitous timing when Robert walked into the Pomerene with his storage box of artwork.—Robert’s work dealt with his recovery from addiction. We were considering how to build a relationship with a local recovery…

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    THE ART OF BEALLISM — CALL FOR ENTRIES

     Alumni Show opening April 27th, 2019 at 6:30pm   Register to be part of the show here If you had the pleasure of being her student, odds are she changed your life for the better! Mrs. Beall taught high school art for 34 glorious years, 1984-2018, retiring this past spring. It has been her vision for some time to see the works of her students in a collective show. Mrs. Beall is putting together an Alumni Show opening April 27th, 2019 at 6:30pm. What better way to show your love and gratitude, than to participate in this event. A few things You need to know 1) You must have taken…

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    DOROTHEA BLUCK RETROSPECTIVE

    Dorothea Bluck 1923 – 2018 Knowing the community lost a true “original” this fall, we talked with Dode’s family and a few folks who collected her works over the years to bring together a selection of her art to share with the community. Though the 25 works hanging on the Pomerene walls are not dated, they span the year’s between her retirement from teaching in 1998 to c. 2013. A member of the greatest generation, Dode was ahead of her time. Ideas of brain elasticity and fitness that are proliferating as baby boomers enter retirement were pioneered by creatives like Dode who never stepped into the “I’m old, and it’s…