The Goods: Weekend News (04.27.12)

Sarasota Visual Art’s round up of information, upcoming exhibitions, and events. Blue Madonna, Ringling Museum, Clothesline Gallery, Southern Atelier, HERE AND THERE, RAW, Fine Art Exhibition

Ringling Museum and the Blue Madonna

Visiting Ringling Museum – Dolci chose simplicity of theme rather consciously as his enemy and while we could argue the impact that that had on his development as an artist there is little argument that this is a great work of art.

Let optimism reign! 300 words by Jen Nugent

The Clothesline Gallery opened their second exhibition last Friday in their new location with grace and great attitudes. This small storefront gallery is run by artists and art students who I must commend on their excellent work.

An Interview with Charles Miano on Sarasota’s Southern Atelier

Conducted by Charles Valsechi – Southern Atelier is devoted to the study of nature, not the study of a particular technique or style of painting, the direct observation of the natural world including its personification the human figure.

HERE AND THERE – Senior Fine Art Exhibition

Friday April 27, 2012 – Two locations – Ringling College of Art and Design Senior Fine Arts Exhibition

RAW – Junior Fine Arts Exhibition

Saturday, April 28, 2012 – Ringling College of Art + Design, Junior Fine Arts off campus Exhibition