Poetry, photos become street art at Cooperative Gallery 213

What meaning does a photo convey? Often the viewer has one idea and the photographer has a different idea. The Photo-Poetry Workshop has explored the artistic meaning of photography through the lens of poetry, a critical form called ekphrasis (a classical Greek practice of illuminating one art form through another). Read the rest of this entry »

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Carolyn Gilligan presents “Visions” at Cooperative Gallery 213

“Visions,” Carolyn Gilligan’s upcoming exhibit of her fine watercolor work, will feature meaningful moments in her life. According to the artist, some of these moments include magical time with her grandson, sunset on a farm, seasons on her lake, views in the north of England, ocean waves and moments that come from within as water-filled color flows, mixes and inspires abstract patterns.Her exhibit will run from April 2 to May 1 at Cooperative Gallery 213, located on Artist’s Row at 213 State St., Binghamton. A First Friday Art Walk reception will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday (April 2). A closing reception with artist’s talk will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 1. To preview some of Gilligan’s work, visit www.carolyngilligan.com. For more details about the exhibit and gallery, visit www.cooperativegallery.com.

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