At last, the overwhelming and oppressive heat has finally subsided and temperatures are thankfully cooling down to more reasonable levels. If you're a local artist, that means your studio isn't an overheated oven anymore, leaving you no more excuses to lay around and watch TV.
2. Wet Paint Art Supply & Gallery
Local artist and Wet Paint owner Jessica Jordan is a firm believer in the saying, "good things come in small packages." Hence the theme behind Wet Paint's upcoming showcase "Friends on Small Packages," which will feature art work that's no larger than 12-by-12 inches.
Jordan is seeking pieces in a variety of mediums (including paintings, mixed media work, and will display the show in the joint's B-Side Gallery. Deadline for submissions is March 9. email [email protected] for more info.
3. Fluxx Studio & Gallery
This Tucson-based venue is planning a male-themed exhibition for December entitled "Manhood," which will explore the issue of masculinity in the 21st century via art work from several mediums.