Posts Tagged ‘Provincetown Art Association and Museum’

SEPTEMBER EVENTS: Chicago, Boston, and Santa Fe

September 5, 2011

Alex Webb, “Nuevo Laredo, 1996,” from the book, “Crossings,” part of the Stephen Daiter Gallery exhibition this month

Hope you can join us for one of our three September events:  Alex’s opening for “The Suffering of Light” at the Stephen Daiter Gallery on Friday evening, September 9th from 5 to 8pm; our joint gallery exhibition, which includes work from our Cuba book and Museum of Fine Arts exhibition, “Violet Isle,” at the Robert Klein Gallery on Saturday afternoon, September 17th, from 2-4pm.

Lastly, please join us for our  joint slide talk and book signing   “Together and Apart,” including a conversation with Radius creative director and noted book designer, David Chickey, at RADIUS BOOKS in Santa Fe, Friday, Sept. 24th, from 5:30-7 pm, which will be held just before the CENTER’s panel of photography experts, including New Mexico Museum of Art curator, Katherine Ware, and Photo-Eye’s Melanie McWhorter, a talk which is located nearby.  Both the RADIUS and CENTER events are free and open to the public.

Please let us know if you can attend any of the events by posting a comment below. Looking forward to seeing some of you this month.––Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb

Rebecca Norris Webb, Havana, 2008, from VIOLET ISLE exhibitions this month at Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

THREE UPCOMING OCTOBER EVENTS:  Hope to see some of you at Alex’s slide talk and conversation in Washington, D.C., at the Mexican Cultural Center, on Thursday, Oct. 6th; our joint slide talk in Oslo on Monday, October 10th: and at our talk and book signing at PowerHouse Books in Dumbo on Sunday, October 23d, at 5pm.  We’ll have links and details by the end of the month.––Alex Webb & Rebecca Norris Webb

Rebecca Norris Webb, from the upcoming book, "My Dakota," (Radius, May 2012) and September 23d slide talk in Santa Fe (wtih Alex Webb & David Chickey at Radius Books)

WORKSHOP UPDATE: For those working on a long-term project, there are still a few spaces left for the BOOK WEEKEND WITH RADIUS BOOKS the third weekend in September, and the PHOTO PROJECT WORKSHOP the last week in October.  Former Webb workshop participants are invited to apply without submitting a formal application, but other photographers will be considered as well.  Please contact Rebecca for more information: rebeccanorriswebb@yahoo.com

Nancy Webb will be honored at the October 1st PAAM Gala

Nancy Webb, "Sunflowers"

TWO CONGRATULATIONS:  We’d like to congratulate Alex’s talented mother, NANCY WEBB, for being awarded a lifetime artist award at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum.  Hope to see some of you there at the PAAM ARTrageous Celebration & Silent Auction on October 1st.  We’d also like to congratulate DIMITRI MELLOS –– whose PHOTO PROJECT WORKSHOP project last October, “Its Strangest Patterns” –– was awarded Blurb’s First Runner Up in the Travel Category.––Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb

Dimitri Mellos, Its Strangest Patterns

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TWO EVENTS: P-town and Santa Fe

December 3, 2009
IN PROVINCETOWN, MASSACHUSETTS:

Alex Webb, Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, 1993

For those in the Provincetown area, please come celebrate the opening of the Generations Exhibition on Friday, December 4th, which features work from a number of artistic families from Cape Cod, including the family of Robert Motherwell, Chaim Gross, and Nancy Webb (Alex’s mom, who is a sculptor and a draftsman). Please join Nancy at the opening at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum, an event which starts at 6pm.  In the exhibition, there will also be work by Alex (including the photograph above), Rebecca (including the cover of Violet Isle below), Patrick  (Alex’s brother), and Sophie Webb (Alex’s sister).  If you miss the opening, the show runs until February 14, 2010.

For more information: http://www.paam.org/

To see Nancy Webb’s sculptures and drawings:

http://www.nancywebbstudio.com/

To see Patrick Webb’s paintings:

http://www.patrick-webb.com/

To see Sophie’s paintings, sketches, and field guide plates:

http://www.sophiewebb.com/portfolio/

IN SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO:

RADIUS BOOKS hosts it’s 3rd annual anniversary party and all are invited!

What Radius Books annual party and holiday book sale: all titles 30% off!
When Friday, December 4, 2009 5–8 pm
Where 519 Cerrillos (in the old Luna building, across from Hotel Santa Fe), Santa Fe, NM

This event coincides with the release of three new Radius books: a major monograph on Venice-based painter Ed Moses who has been a major influence on the southern California art scene for over 50 years, Bingham Mine / Garfield Stack, by Bay Area-based photographer Michael Light, and the photographic duet Violet Isle, by Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb.

Meet the Artists: Joan Watts, Judy Tuwaletstiwa, Johnnie Winona Ross, Michael Light, and John McCracken will all be on hand to sign copies of their books. For more information contact us at 505 983 4068 or info@radiusbook.com

If you can’t make it to Santa Fe tomorrow night, Radius is also offering 30% off on all online orders. Click here to get the super secret discount code and also sign up for the Radius Books newsletter.

Radius Books donates 300 copies of all published titles to libraries and schools in need, around the country. Your support of this event can help broaden our efforts in your region. Radius Books is a 501(c)(3) organization.