URI Art Gallery: "Providence Under Pressure" - Yarrow Thorne and the 'Avenue Concept' Graffiti Street Artist works.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 2:00pm to 9:00pm

URI Art Gallery, Fine Arts Center 105 Upper College Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

Graffiti Art works from the June 23, 2012 "Providence Under Pressure" event held in Kennedy Plaza plus new Graffiti Art painted directly on the URI Art Gallery walls.

The Avenue Concept is recognized as 1 of 20 emerging arts organizations in the United States and is awarded three years of operating support as a surprise award from 'The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation'. Yarrow Thorne graduated from RISD in 2012 with a BFA in Industrial Design, is the founder and owner of  The Avenue Concept.

Curated by Ron Hutt and Yarrow Thorne.

 

All programs of The Fine Arts Center Galleries are open to the public without charge & all are handicapped accessible. 

 

Links:

http://theavenueconcept.blogspot.com

https://www.facebook.com/TheAvenueConcept

http://www.wpri.com/dpp/on_air/street_stories/street-storie-revolving-art-gallery-for-legal-tagging

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Exhibition Opening Reception: Monday March 4th - 2:00pm to 9:00pm

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Exhibition Hours Monday - Saturday: 12 - 4:00 p.m.

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Exhibition Closing Reception: Thursday, March 28th - 2:00pm to 9:00pm

 
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Ron Hutt, Art Gallery Director

Contact Email

ronhutt@uri.edu

Contact Phone

(401) 499-1634

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Ron Hutt posted a photo 3/3/2013

2 panels by "Wiz Art Spoke" - Boom! 2 panels by "Wiz Art Spoke" - Boom!

Ron Hutt

Ron Hutt posted a photo 3/3/2013

Yarrow Thorne director of the Ave Concept and Randy Stevenson URI videographer in the background. Yarrow Thorne director of the Ave Concept and Randy Stevenson URI videographer in the background.

Ron Hutt

Ron Hutt posted a photo 3/3/2013

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Ron Hutt

Ron Hutt posted a photo 3/3/2013

JoJo finishing up the front wall and Michael Carlin in the background. JoJo finishing up the front wall and Michael Carlin in the background.

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