2010

2010 INSPIRE

Posted by on Nov 26, 2010 in 2010, AFTA Exhibitions, Disaster Relief | 0 comments

  Participating Artists YaYa Chou, Jonathan Chow, Lynn Coleman, Shannon Curfman, Shari Elf, Molly Enholm, Joy Feuer, Annie Fourguette, Sue Francis, Betsy Gallery, Cole Gerst, Chris Ghantous, Ariyana Gibbon, Vince Gonzales, Minas Hilaj, Dianne Hardy-Garcia, Dick Heimbold, Victoria Howard, Toby Huss, Celeste Iida, Jaimie, Won Sil Kim, Douglas Lochner, Susan Ellen Love, Philip Lumbang III, John Matthews, Chris McCormick, Valery Milovic, Heather Morrow, Robert Oblon, Amanda Overton, Renee Palmer, Joan Robey, Rachel Rose, Catherine Ruane, Nina Savill, Karen Sikie, Sally Ann Stahl, William Stranger, Lydia Tjioe-Hall, Lorna Turner, Evan Vieser, Dana L. Walker, Ryan Wildstar Press Inspire Press Release   Featuring 44 artists and over 100 works of art, INSPIRE is an exhibition supporting to supporting disaster relief efforts of ART from the ashes honoring the spectrum of talented artists who have donated artwork to its 2009-2010 exhibitions. For INSPIRE, each participating artist has created at least one AFTA inspired work that incorporates reclaimed fire site materials. Additional artwork by each artist reflects their creative diversity and choice of medium. Proceeds from the sale of art are shared by AFTA and participating artists. Special thanks to the City of Glendale for welcoming us back!     Media...

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INSPIRE Opening Reception Gallery November 2010

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Interior Design Magazine October 2010

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AFTA Deukmejian Art – June 19 – July 24, 2010

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  June 19th – July 24th, 2010   Contributing Artists Jonathan Aaron, Rebecca Cabage, James Carbone, Christopher Casanova, YaYa Chou, Jonathan Chow, Mary Clark-Carmargo, Lynn Coleman, Shannon Curfman, Shari Elf, Molly Enholm, Joy Feuer, Diana Folsom, Annie Fourguette, Cole Gerst, Chris Ghantous, Ariyana Gibbon, Vince Gonzales, Corinne Grassini, Donna Grillo, Eric Grossman, Minas Hilaj, Diane Hardy-Garcia, Dick Heimbold, Victoria Howard, Toby Huss, Celeste Iida, Jaimie, Kay Kropp, Renee Lotenero, Philip Lumbang III, Ceres Madoo, Bill Matthews, John Matthews, Chris McCormick, Rick McLean, Valery Milovic, Heather Morrow, Robert Oblon, Amanda Overton, Portia Perry-Shaeffer, Terri Phillips, Tennessee Phillips Ward, Joan Robey, Carrie Rose, Rachel Rose, Gwen Samuels, Nina Savill, Chris Sicat, Steve Siegrist, Karen Sikie, Sally Ann Stahl, Laura Stickney, Marc Stirdivant, William Stranger, Lydia Tjioe Hall, Lorna Turner, Evan Vieser, Dana Walker, Bill Westheimer, Lisa G. Westheimer, Jason Wilbur, Ryan Wildstar, Xenia Zampolli Partners & Sponsors Art and Sign Production, The Americana at Brand, Cisco Home, Daniel Flannery Productions, Glendale Downtown Merchant Association, Glendale Firefighters Association, Glendale Community Services & Parks Department, Glendale Management Association, Glendale Sunrise Rotary, The Gas Company, Green Earth Print & Design, palate food+wine, Cresenta-Canada Rotary, Option-G, Potted Store, Topline Wine & Spirit, Lorna Turner, Specialized Security. Special thanks to supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, Los Angeles County Press Press Release AFTA-DWP Press Release Treehugger Artwork from Fires Restores Wilderness Park KTLA Heros At Home: Heroes at Home Refinery 29 Society For Rational Dress Raises Money For Scorched Wildlife Artist Direct Cool Rock N’ Roll Art Shows in L.A. Glendale News Press Risen from the ashes Interior Design Interior Design Magazine deukmejian exhibition video from ART from the ashes on Vimeo. On the afternoon of August 26, 2009, a wildfire broke out in San Gabriel Mountains. This blaze, known as the Station Fire, devastated over 250 square miles of the Angeles National Forest and was the largest in Los Angeles County recorded history. To protect surrounding communities from the fire, nearly all 709 acres of the bordering Deukmejian Wilderness Park in the City of Glendale were strategically burned. The resulting destruction devastated the plant and animal life that once flourished in the Park and has compromised hiking trails and closed the park to the community. Art from the ashes reclaimed materials from the park for artists to create one of a kind works of art and together with partners, Glendale Parks & Open Space Foundation presented a benefit exhibition featuring over 100 works to support the restoration efforts for Deukmejian Wilderness Park.  AFTA designed the gallery space using reclaimed organic materials to mirror the energy of the works of art and the natural landscape of the park. Proceeds Support   The Glendale Parks & Open Space Foundation was established as a 501(c)(3) organization in 2009 by a group of devoted Glendale residents who believed that a nonprofit organization dedicated to keeping parks beautiful and supporting recreation programs could have a positive impact on their city. “We plan to raise funds through events, donations, grants and other activities in order to foster well-maintained parks, picturesque open spaces, and innovative programs for children and adults alike,” said Dottie Sharkey, President of the...

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Exhibit at Deukmejian Park June 2010

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June 19th – July 24th, 2010   Contributing Artists Jonathan Aaron, Rebecca Cabage, James Carbone, Christopher Casanova, YaYa Chou, Jonathan Chow, Mary Clark-Carmargo, Lynn Coleman, Shannon Curfman, Shari Elf, Molly Enholm, Joy Feuer, Diana Folsom, Annie Fourguette, Cole Gerst, Chris Ghantous, Ariyana Gibbon, Vince Gonzales, Corinne Grassini, Donna Grillo, Eric Grossman, Minas Hilaj, Diane Hardy-Garcia, Dick Heimbold, Victoria Howard, Toby Huss, Celeste Iida, Jaimie, Kay Kropp, Renee Lotenero, Philip Lumbang III, Ceres Madoo, Bill Matthews, John Matthews, Chris McCormick, Rick McLean, Valery Milovic, Heather Morrow, Robert Oblon, Amanda Overton, Portia Perry-Shaeffer, Terri Phillips, Tennessee Phillips Ward, Joan Robey, Carrie Rose, Rachel Rose, Gwen Samuels, Nina Savill, Chris Sicat, Steve Siegrist, Karen Sikie, Sally Ann Stahl, Laura Stickney, Marc Stirdivant, William Stranger, Lydia Tjioe Hall, Lorna Turner, Evan Vieser, Dana Walker, Bill Westheimer, Lisa G. Westheimer, Jason Wilbur, Ryan Wildstar, Xenia Zampolli Partners & Sponsors Art and Sign Production, The Americana at Brand, Cisco Home, Daniel Flannery Productions, Glendale Downtown Merchant Association, Glendale Firefighters Association, Glendale Community Services & Parks Department, Glendale Management Association, Glendale Sunrise Rotary, The Gas Company, Green Earth Print & Design, palate food+wine, Cresenta-Canada Rotary, Option-G, Potted Store, Topline Wine & Spirit, Lorna Turner, Specialized Security. Special thanks to supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, Los Angeles County Press Press Release AFTA-DWP Press Release Treehugger Artwork from Fires Restores Wilderness Park KTLA Heros At Home: Heroes at Home Refinery 29 Society For Rational Dress Raises Money For Scorched Wildlife Artist Direct Cool Rock N’ Roll Art Shows in L.A. Glendale News Press Risen from the ashes Interior Design Interior Design Magazine deukmejian exhibition video from ART from the ashes on Vimeo. On the afternoon of August 26, 2009, a wildfire broke out in San Gabriel Mountains. This blaze, known as the Station Fire, devastated over 250 square miles of the Angeles National Forest and was the largest in Los Angeles County recorded history. To protect surrounding communities from the fire, nearly all 709 acres of the bordering Deukmejian Wilderness Park in the City of Glendale were strategically burned. The resulting destruction devastated the plant and animal life that once flourished in the Park and has compromised hiking trails and closed the park to the community. Art from the ashes reclaimed materials from the park for artists to create one of a kind works of art and together with partners, Glendale Parks & Open Space Foundation presented a benefit exhibition featuring over 100 works to support the restoration efforts for Deukmejian Wilderness Park.  AFTA designed the gallery space using reclaimed organic materials to mirror the energy of the works of art and the natural landscape of the park. Creative Partner   The Glendale Parks & Open Space Foundation was established as a 501(c)(3) organization in 2009 by a group of devoted Glendale residents who believed that a nonprofit organization dedicated to keeping parks beautiful and supporting recreation programs could have a positive impact on their city. “We plan to raise funds through events, donations, grants and other activities in order to foster well-maintained parks, picturesque open spaces, and innovative programs for children and adults alike,” said Dottie Sharkey, President of the Foundation. Lost Pines Recovery Team The LPRT is composed of local, state and federal agencies with comprehensive knowledge of the Lost Pines ecosystem. The LPRT’s objectives are to manage and assess the condition of the area’s natural resources; develop Best Management Practices (BMPs) to address resource issues; assist private property owners by providing technical assistance and resources for financial assistance to implement BMPs on their property. “Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world.” – John...

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