Art http://wutc.org en Chattanooga Artists are Creating a Drive-by Gallery on McCallie Avenue http://wutc.org/post/chattanooga-artists-are-creating-drive-gallery-mccallie-avenue <p></p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 19:03:52 +0000 Richard Winham 38383 at http://wutc.org Chattanooga Artists are Creating a Drive-by Gallery on McCallie Avenue 'From the Earth' Opens in April at Reflections Gallery http://wutc.org/post/earth-opens-april-reflections-gallery <p><a href="http://www.earthday.org/greencities/earth-day-2014/">Earth Day</a> is coming up in April, and <a href="http://reflectionsgallerytn.com/">Reflections Gallery</a> is celebrating with an exhibit titled <em>From the Earth</em>, which will be on display in April and May.&nbsp; In this segment, WUTC's Mark Colbert speaks with Loren Howard, a potter/sculptor participating in the exhibit.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:22:23 +0000 Mark Colbert 35387 at http://wutc.org Would You Like To Make a Book? Dombrowski Hosting 'Artist Books' Events 3/14 & 15 http://wutc.org/post/would-you-make-book-dombrowski-hosting-artist-books-events-314-15 <p>What is a book? Most of us would have a ready answer for that question, but Chattanooga artist Bob Dombrowski wants to complicate it. In the past thirty years he has created more than 100 “artist books.” Simply put, an artist’s book is whatever the artist decides it is.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:44:36 +0000 Richard Winham 34799 at http://wutc.org 30+ Artists Featured in Reflections Gallery's Members Exhibition http://wutc.org/post/30-artists-featured-reflections-gallerys-members-exhibition <p>The new Members Exhibition at <a href="http://reflectionsgallerytn.com/">Reflections Gallery </a>on Lee Highway will feature the work of more than 30 Chattanooga area artists. WUTC's Richard Winham stopped by the gallery to talk to two of the painters whose work is included in the exhibition, which opens on Thursday, January 23.&nbsp; It will be on display until March 20th.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 17:19:50 +0000 Richard Winham 32685 at http://wutc.org Chattanooga Artists Create Animal Art, Pet Portraits for Reflections Gallery http://wutc.org/post/chattanooga-artists-create-animal-art-pet-portraits-reflections-gallery <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://reflectionsgallerytn.com/showsandevents.html">Opening September 12th</a> and showing through October 24th, the new <a href="http://reflectionsgallerytn.com/">Reflections Gallery </a>exhibit features farm animals, wild animals and household animals. &nbsp;Patrons can even commission portraits of their cats, dogs and other pets. &nbsp;Reflections Gallery is located at&nbsp;6922 Lee Highway.</p><p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 18:23:28 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 27160 at http://wutc.org Chattanooga Artists Create Animal Art, Pet Portraits for Reflections Gallery Gnomes and Phigments: the Art of Matt Dutton http://wutc.org/post/gnomes-and-phigments-art-matt-dutton <p><iframe src="http://archive.org/embed/MattDuttonAnA" width="300" frameborder="0" height="30"></iframe></p><p>You've heard about things that go bump at the night, but what are those things? Artist Matt Dutton tries to answer that question.</p><p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 19:56:37 +0000 Garrett Crowe 11826 at http://wutc.org Gnomes and Phigments: the Art of Matt Dutton "That's Just Who I Am": A Profile on Homeless Artist William Engerson http://wutc.org/post/thats-just-who-i-am-profile-homeless-artist-william-engerson <iframe src="http://archive.org/embed/AnA620" width="300" height="30" frameborder="0"></iframe> <p>&nbsp;</p><p>William Engerson&nbsp;is an artist whose work has appeared at the Chattanooga Hart Gallery and exhibitions throughout the region. However, you can often find him at a Waffle House.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 19:07:28 +0000 Garrett Crowe 7854 at http://wutc.org "That's Just Who I Am": A Profile on Homeless Artist William Engerson Team Artifact Brings New Art, Revitalized Studio To Duncan Avenue http://wutc.org/post/team-artifact-brings-new-art-revitalized-studio-duncan-avenue <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="30" src="http://archive.org/embed/TeamArtifactBringsNewArtRevitalizedStudioToDuncanAvenue" width="300"></iframe></p><p>Eric Smith&#39;s sculpture &#39;Fly Again, Baby Bird&#39; was created with a real, tiny, mummified bird.&nbsp; It&#39;s just one unusual thing at Team Artifact&#39;s studio.</p><p> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 16:34:16 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7783 at http://wutc.org Team Artifact Brings New Art, Revitalized Studio To Duncan Avenue Hunter Museum Hosts Video Art Exhibition http://wutc.org/post/hunter-museum-hosts-video-art-exhibition <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; ">Until April 22nd, you can visit the <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:placename w:st="on"><a href="http://huntermuseum.org">Hunter</a></st1:placename><a href="http://huntermuseum.org"> </a><st1:placename w:st="on"><a href="http://huntermuseum.org">Art Museum</a></st1:placename></st1:place> to witness their newest exhibition. Thu, 05 Apr 2012 17:24:10 +0000 Garrett Crowe 4395 at http://wutc.org MakeWork's Inaugural 10x10 Artist Showcase Starts April 13th http://wutc.org/post/makeworks-inaugural-10x10-artist-showcase-starts-april-13th <p>From April 13th to the 22nd, MakeWork will present the<a href="http://makework.is/10x10"> 10x10 Artist Showcase</a> in Chattanooga as a part of the first annual <a href="http://www.hatchchatt.org/">Hatch Festival</a>. According to MakeWork&#39;s Web site, the festival is hosting a &quot;a 10 -day exhibition of 100 creative works. Streets, parking lots, parks, and abandoned buildings will become a medium to construct, innovate, and celebrate creativity.&quot; MakeWork&#39;s 10x10 will have showcases at Walnut Street Bridge, Ross&#39; Landing, and Miller Plaza. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 15:20:29 +0000 Garrett Crowe 4052 at http://wutc.org Local Homeless Art Exhibit at Chatt State Library http://wutc.org/post/local-homeless-art-exhibit-chatt-state-library-0 <p>From now until April 13th, you can visit the Augusta R. Kolwyck Library at Chattanooga State Community College and view a local homeless art exhibit. It features charcoal and oil portraits, fine knitting, and hand-made jewelry. The exhibit comes from <a href="http://www.hartgallerytn.com/">Hart Gallery Tennessee</a>, a local nonprofit gallery dedicated to homeless and non-traditional artists.</p><p>http://www.archive.org/download/HomelessExhibitAnA/3-22.mp3</p> Thu, 22 Mar 2012 17:22:06 +0000 Garrett Crowe 3691 at http://wutc.org Local Artist Awarded Creative Capital Grant http://wutc.org/post/local-artist-awarded-creative-capital-grant <p>Phillip Lewis is a UTC professor in the Art Department. He teaches courses in photography and video. Recently, he was awarded the Creative Capital Grant for his ongoing SYNONYM art project. According to Lewis, SYNONYM will explore an experimental drug rehabilitation program that appeared in the United States during the 1980s and 90s. Phillip Lewis talked to WUTC about his upcoming project and being awarded the Creative Capital Grant.</p><p>http://www.archive.org/download/PhillipLewisAnA/Garrett3-8.mp3</p> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 19:13:44 +0000 Garrett Crowe 3012 at http://wutc.org Chattanooga Resident Transforms Mugshots Into Fine Art http://wutc.org/post/chattanooga-resident-transforms-mugshots-fine-art <p>Ron E. Ott finds mugshots taken in Hamilton County, Tennessee, and he renders the photographs into colorful comic-book styled portraits.&nbsp; He stopped by our studios recently and discussed what inspired him to start using mugshots as the basis for fine art.&nbsp; He calls his project <a href="http://www.facebook.com/chattamugs">Chattanooga Mugshots. </a></p> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 18:25:04 +0000 Garrett Crowe 1155 at http://wutc.org Chattanooga Resident Transforms Mugshots Into Fine Art