RI Art Listings – May 2017

Jason Evans, At Bat

RI Art Listings – May 2017

Ten notable shows to check out this month…

Naomi Campbell at Yellow Peril Gallery

Naomi Campbell: Edacity
now – May 27
Yellow Peril Gallery
60 Valley Street (Unit 5), Providence
artist talk / date tba

Nature Tamed at Rough Point

Nature Tamed in the Landscape, Gardens and Collections of Rough Point
now – November 5
Rough Point
680 Bellevue Avenue, Newport

Assaf Evron at Providence College Galleries

On The Wall: Assaf Evron
April 26 – July 30
Reilly Gallery, Smith Center for the Arts
Providence College Galleries
public reception June 1 (6-8pm)

Debby Krim and Wendy Wahl at Candita Clayton Gallery

Optical Density
Debby Krim and Wendy Wahl
April 28 – May 27
Candita Clayton Gallery
Hope Artiste Village
999 Main Street, Pawtucket
opening reception April 28 (6-8pm)

Jason Evans, On Hometown Shoulders

Jason Evans: Boys of Summer – A Season with the Newport Gulls
May 7 – September 10
Newport Art Museum
76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport
artist talk May 11 (6pm)

Tara Fracalossi, Jacqueline Ott, Lisa Perez, Neal Walsh, Laura Watt and Lila Hurwitz (performing with dancers: Shura Baryshnikov, Heidi Henderson, and Cathy Nicoli)
April 29 – May 27
80 Fountain Street, Pawtucket
opening reception April 29 (5-8pm, with performance at 7pm)
image: Laura Watt

RISD 2017 Thesis Exhibition

RISD Graduate Thesis Exhibition
May 25 – June 3
Rhode Island Convention Center
One Sabin Street, Providence
open daily from 12-5pm
opening reception May 24 (6-8pm)

HOWARD PYLE (1853–1911) She Would Sit Quite Still, Permitting Barnaby to Gaze

Howard Pyle, His Students & The Golden Age of American Illustration
May 26 – December 1
National Museum of American Illustration
492 Bellevue Avenue, Newport
© 2017 National Museum of American Illustration, Newport, RI
Image courtesy American Illustrators Gallery, New York, NY

"Портрет старого человека" (Portrait of an Old Man), by Ruzanna Teterina, Oil on linen

Young Russian Artists
Marat Hannanov, Ruzanna Teterina, Nikol Klampert, Valeriya Lakrisenko, Elena Bria, Andrey Erofeev
May 24 – June 25
Dedee Shattuck Gallery
1 Partners’ Lane, Westport MA
opening reception May 27 (5-7 pm)
pictured: Ruzanna Teterina, “Портрет старого человека” (Portrait of an Old Man)

Kenyon's Department Store by Elena Jahn Clough

Flashback: Remembering Hera in the 70s
Elena Jahn Clough and Friends
May 27 – June 24
Hera Gallery
10 High Street, Wakefield
Opening Reception: June 3rd, 6 – 8pm