Saturday, December 8, 2007

garfield friendship art shows exhibits for the month

check out http://www.pghgalleries.com

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unblurred was this past friday but you can still check out the artwork for this month- see www.pghgalleries.com for each gallery's hours


Friday, December 7

5PM-8PM | TORO'S - 5128 PENN AVENUE
SOUL FOOD Mrs. Jackie Smith, owner of the family establishment, is back in the Kitchen. Join Toro's and enjoy the selections from her menu and drink specials between 5:00p.m. and 8:00p.m. For more information: 412-441-4109.

6PM-8PM | BRILLOBOX - 4104 PENN AVE.
SOFT ROCK HAPPY HOUR Come and start your art wanderings while enjoying the smooth soul soothing sounds of classic soft rock while sipping on retro drink specials. For more info: 412.621.4900. www.myspace.com/brilloboxevents

6PM-9PM | PITTSBURGH GLASS CENTER - 5472 PENN AVE.
HOLIDAY GLASS SALE Festive, funky and fanciful glass gifts for sale at PGC for two days only! Regional glass artists will display unique vessels, sculptures and jewelry in all price ranges. Purchase a gift for a friend or treat yourself. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 412-365-2145 ext. 201. www.pittsburghglasscenter.org.

6PM-9PM | METAMORPHOSE - CORNER OF PENN & GROSS
HOLIDAY SHOW Kick off the holiday season with Metamorphose and enjoy Melodie Harris' lithographs of the human form as well as West Virginia artist Kayla Field's paintings that explode with creative color. We have lots of arty gift items including hand blown glass by Jason Amstutz, glass jewelery by Daleen Saures, hand knit shawls and scarves by Mame Phillips, and amazing one of a kind qroquet jewelery and handbags by Aimee Manion. More jewelery by Patrice Lehockey, Adam Cannon, and of course handmade clothing by Monica Phillips and Marci Ghering. Join us for art, holiday treats and hot chocolate! More info 412-277-1238.

6:30PM-10PM | MOST WANTED FINE ART - 5015 PENN AVE.
THE HOLIDAY SHOW! Group show with artists Jason Sauer, John Lysak and Mohawk Mike Cutright. Grand Snafu will be on stage at 9pm! For more info: www.most-wantedfineart.com mostwantedfineart@yahoo.com 570-575-6557
Gallery Hours: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Noon - 6pm.

7PM-9PM | GARFIELD ARTWORKS - 4931 PENN AVE.
NEW WORKS By Juliana Morris and Dino Misetic. Ambient music by Pancreatic Aardvarks. Donation suggested. For more info: 412-361-2262 www.garfieldartworks.com

7PM-9PM | THE CLAY PENN - 5111 PENN AVE.
HOLIDAY SHOW The Clay Penn presents a Holiday show featuring the work of local and national artists. Enjoy a wide variety of work including ceramics, paintings, prints, assemblages and pen and ink drawings. The Holiday show will run through January 3rd and will be open by appointment by calling 412 951-6133. December 15th and 16th, the Clay Penn will have an additional Holiday Sale from noon - 7 p.m. each day. Refreshments will be provided.

7PM-9PM | <> S P A C E - 4823 PENN AVE.
STUDENT SHOW An exhibit of work by students in the Art Department of Westmoreland County Community College. Enjoy food, beverages art and fun.

7PM-9PM | INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S ART GALLERY - 5020 PENN AVE.
SOCIETAL CIRCUS Tarp paintings by Todd Pinkham, and ROUSSEAU'S GARDEN group show. Live music and refreshments. For more info: defazio@cup.edu.

7PM-10PM | ABYSSINIA GALLERY - 5515 PENN AVENUE
CHAMPAIGN ART FASHION SHOW Featuring artist Jorge, coordinated by Michelle Goodman Studios Admission $5. Showings at 7:00 p.m. and 9:00p.m. For more information: 412-654-1408.

7PM-11PM | MODERNFORMATIONS GALLERY & PERFORMANCE SPACE - 4919 PENN AVE.
NEW SOIL EXPERIMENTS: WORKS BY JAIRAN SADEGHI Modernformations is proud to present the Grand Prize winner of its Annual Juried Spring Salon. Jairan has had the freedom to transform the gallery space into something that compliments her original artwork, talent, and personality. Join the gallery for the surprise and celebration of this creativity. Thru January 25th. 412.362.0274 www.modernformations.com

8PM-10PM | KELLY-STRAYHORN THEATER - 5941 PENN AVE.
DANCE ALLOY THEATER PRESENTS: ...A DIFFERENT DRUMMER (OPENING NIGHT!) An evening of percussive possibilities, physical feats and poignant play. This non-traditional holiday performance for the whole family features the work of Canadian choreographer MARINA HARRIS, the international sensation PILOBOLUS and a world-premiere by NYC choreographer DAVID PARKER featuring the incredible sounds of Dilworth Traditional Academy’s 4th and 5th grade ‘World Drummers’. The show continues through December 10th. Tickets are $20/general admission $15/students & seniors. 412.363.4321 www.dancealloy.org

8PM-11PM | ATTACK THEATRE - 4805 PENN AVE.
GAME NIGHT AND THE SEVEN-MINUTE DANCE SERIES Join Attack Theatre for some good old-fashioned schoolyard fun and games: Four-Square, backgammon, 3-D tic-tac-toe, vintage Atari games, darts and Connect Four. Between games, enjoy excerpts from Attack Theatre's upcoming Preserve and Pursue and the Holiday Pops production. Everyone is welcome, donations suggested. Sponsored in part by UPMC. www.attacktheatre.com 412.441.8444.

10PM-2AM | BRILLOBOX - 4104 PENN AVE.
DJ DANCE PARTY Hosted by DJ D-bag and Tommy Dreamer: come and end your art wanderings by getting down and dirty with the styling sounds of DJ D-bag and tommy dreamer. $3
412.726.8461. www.myspace.com/brilloboxevents

Saturday, December 8

10AM-4PM | PITTSBURGH GLASS CENTER - 5472 PENN AVE.
HOLIDAY GLASS SALE + MAKE YOUR OWN ORNAMENT Festive, funky and fanciful glass gifts for sale at PGC for two days only! Regional glass artists will display unique vessels, sculptures and jewelry in all price ranges. Purchase a gift for a friend or treat yourself. Plus, sign up to make your own glass ornament for $25. For more information, call 412-365-2145 ext. 201. www.pittsburghglasscenter.org.

Sunday, December 9

6PM-9PM | THE OPEN DOOR - 801 N. NEGLEY AVENUE
FLIP THE SCRIPT Join us for "Flip the Script", a gathering of food, faith, art and solidarity. Featuring original choreography by Stephanie Thiel, performed by Labco dancers, Kelley Krepin-DeFade and Stephanie Thiel, and CAPA student, Shelby Thiel. Film by Jessica Fenlon and Invisible Children, music mixed and edited by Soy Sos. Bring a dish to share over a potluck dinner and have your head and heart challenged by original dance, film and song that explore issues of justice in the continent of Africa. Sponsored by the open door, www.pghopendoor.org for more information contact BJ Woodworth at bj@pghopendoor.org /412-215-6398


pittsburgh galleries is a project from
pittsburgh photographer rick byerly,
http://www.uniquetake.com




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