BYOA (Bring Your Own Art) January 1 2017: Selfportraits: Self, selfie, selfish?

Out of the Chaos….we created an exhibition!pictures-byoa-2017
January 1 – January 15 2017 Opening (BYOA) Bring Your Own Art January 1, 1PM to 5PM- Discussion nights: January 10 and January 11- Finissage and readings, January 15, 2 PM to 5 PM

On New Year’s Day, thirty-nine artists brought a self-portrait to RIA for the (now traditional) Bring Your Own Art (BYOA) event at RIA (Research in Art). Rene Price and Norman Takeuchi did the installing and the exhibition took shape that afternoon while artists and other guests looked on.

Participating artists:

Tiffany April – Nancy Baele – Karen Bailey – Gail Bourgeois – Barbara Braunek – Chantal Brillant – Shaukat Chaney – Dawn Dale – Linda Dansky – Verbena Donati – Virginia Dupuis – Steve Fick – Petra Halkes – Lynn Hart – Sandra Hawkins – Margit Hideg – Carol Howard – Sylvia Klein – Laurie Koensgen – Penelope Kokkinos – Lilly Koltun – Maureen Korp – Hélène Lefebvre – Tina Le Moine – Laura Margita – Jacqueline Milner – René Price – Valerie P. Noftle – Maureen Rooney Mitchell – Joejene C. Santos – Beth Shepherd – Brynna Stefanson – Svetlana Swinimer – H. Masud Taj – Norman Takeuchi – Vivian Tors – Roy Whiddon – Carmel Whittle – Shirley Yik.

 An e-catalogue with images and text by Petra Halkes and the artists can be found HERE

Scroll down for some images from the Hanging/Opening, followed by a series of images taken by Sylvia Klein at the Finissage, and installation shots

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Opening (BYOA) Bring Your Own Art January 1, 1PM to 5PM

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Finissage and readings, January 15, 2 PM to 5 PM Photos by Sylvia Klein