Tag Archives: Vergennes

Art Ark Gallery SVOS 2016 Exhibition, San Jose

A selection of mixed media paintings and sculptures installed in Art Ark Gallery for the Silicon Valley Open Studios SVOS in San Jose, CA, 2016.

Opening Reception: Friday, March 4, 2016 6-9pm
Closing Reception: Friday, April 1, 2016 6-9pm

Art Ark Gallery Exhibitition

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“Projection” in Steve Shane Collection

I’m proud to have my work in Steve Shane’s art collection [www.artluv.org] alongside such artists as Alexander Calder, Jim Dine, Robert Rauschenberg and Julian Schnabel. Steve acquired my mixed media painting “Projection” from Chashama Gallery in New York City.

Steve Shane/www.artluv.org

Steve Shane stands among some of his art collection. Photo credit: Jeffrey Sturges

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“Projection,” 2004-2005. Oil, metal hardware, glue and wood. 6 x 5.5 x 4 inches.

Note-Taking in California…

Its been just over a month since moving my studio back to California. I’ve been collecting reference images for my new work in a new year. Looking forward to setting up my garage-studio in Half Moon Bay, CA.

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Vermont Open Studio Weekend

We’re open for the season! And Vermont Open Studio is this weekend–our hours today are 10 am – 5 pm and tomorrow (Memorial Day) we’re open 9 am – midday. Stop by to see our spring group exhibition.

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Ross Sheehan’s EyePopcorn on Exhibit at Ilsley Public Library in Middlebury, VT

View Ross Sheehan’s latest exhibit, “EyePopcorn,” which is a body of mixed media paintings. The work will be on exhibit at Ilsley Public Library in Middlebury, VT, thru mid-March.

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Ross Sheehan at FLYNNDOG Art Hop

Outerlands Gallery co-owner, Ross Sheehan, will have large-scale landscape paintings and a mixed media installation for the upcoming exhibit “Water Above, Sky Below” at the FLYNNDOG Gallery in Burlington, VT, as part of Art Hop weekend. Homer Wells, Rory Jackson and Duker Bower will also have their work on exhibit. Come join us for the opening reception on Friday September 6th.

Websites: http://seaba.com; http://flynndog.net

What: “Water Above, Sky Below” will be on exhibit during Art Hop weekend at the FLYNNDOG Gallery. The exhibit will showcase large-scale artwork inspired by the relationship between water and sky by four Vermont artists.

Artists:
Homer Wells, Aluminum Panels (New Haven, VT)
Rory Jackson, Painting (Lincoln, VT)
Ross Sheehan, Painting and Mixed Media Installation (Vergennes, VT)
Duker Bower, Painting (Charlotte, VT)

WHEN: Art Hop weekend hours:
Friday, September 6th 5:00 pm – 10: 00 pm (opening reception)
Saturday September 7th and Sunday September 8th 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The exhibit will run September 6th-October 26th, 2013

WHERE: FLYNNDOG, 208 Flynn Ave, Burlington, VT

Pictured Below:

Ross Sheehan, “Boboli,” 2003, Oil on folding door panels, 79” x 64”

Middlebury Arts Walk

Painting and sculpture by Outerlands Gallery owner Ross Sheehan will be on exhibit at Otter Creek Framing August 9, 2013, in Middlbury, VT, as part of the Middlebury Arts Walk. Come join us for an opening reception during the Friday Arts Walk at Otter Creek Framing in Middlebury.

“Cinders and Cones”
Volcanic “Neo-Expressionistic Pop” Paintings and Sculpture by Ross Sheehan

Opening Reception Friday Aug. 9, 5-7pm

Otter Creek Framing
3 Park Street
Middlebury, VT

Exhibition Sponsored by Outerlands Gallery, Inc.

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Outerlands Gallery In Bloom

Photos by Cat Cutillo/Outerlands

We came back from the west coast to find the front garden in bloom at Outerlands. Thanks so much to Susan Potter Davis at Creating Your Scene in Weybridge, VT, who helped us with our landscape design.

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The Story Behind Us

photo and story by Cat Cutillo

“Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it after it is found.” –James Russell Lowell

One of the questions we’ve been getting asked a lot is, “Why did you name it Outerlands?”

There’s a short answer to this, but I’d rather give you the long answer.

We moved to Vermont after living in the Outer Sunset of San Francisco–or The Outerlands as people call it. Its next to the ocean but its not a “popular” neighborhood. We never understood why. Sure, it got foggy sometimes and there was often a thin cloud mist, but that just gave it a mystical bright glow that was perfect for growing succulents. We had endless free fun collecting sea glass along miles of ocean, or walking through the eucalyptus grove just 1 block from our house and we never struggled with finding parking. We felt like our unhip, sidelined neighborhood was San Francisco’s best kept secret.

When we opened the gallery, we wanted our name to embrace a little of that ‘found treasure’ feeling, and we wanted to show art that was outside of the margins. Not to mention our space itself is located a little off-center, 1 block from Main Street in Vergennes. We hope we have created something that people have the opportunity to not only visit–but discover.

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Time Lapse Video of Outerlands Gallery

Video Produced by Cat Cutillo
Photos by Jan Reynolds & Cat Cutillo

Thank you to the many people who came to our Grand Opening Reception as well as our VT Open Studio Weekend May 25-26. We had some incredible appetizers from 3 Squares Cafe and some delicious dessert from Daily Chocolate. Check out this time lapse video we produced from the Grand Opening Reception on May 25th.

 

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photo by Jan Reynolds

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