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EXHIBITIONS @ OPALKA

JoAnne Carson: Rise Up and Shine!
Reception FRI, Feb. 7, 6-8pm
Artist’s tour: 5pm

Artist’s Lecture
TUE, Feb. 18, 6:30pm

NOW OPEN! We are excited to present a twenty-five year survey of the work of JoAnne Carson. From her punchy, exuberant paintings to her quirky, zoomorphic sculptures and expressive drawings, Carson has established a unique artistic voice that merges references to the natural world with strange juxtapositions, unexpected materials, and playfully dark moods.
Listen to her recent WAMC interview and read recent Art & Object blog about her work.

MINDFULNESS @ OPALKA

Pop-up Yoga
MON, Feb. 10, 6:30-7:30pm
Join us for yoga with Carrie Will in the gallery surrounded by JoAnne Carson’s playful garden.All levels welcome. Bring your own mat; props provided. Pay what you can. Co-sponsored by YogaCare NY.

PECHAKUCHA @ OPALKA

PechaKucha Night
FRI, Feb. 14, 6:30PM
Snacks 6:30pm; Talks begin 7pm
Looking for something differentto do this Valentine’s day?
Join us for the much loved PechaKucha night–short talks by interesting people. PechaKucha is a presentation format in which speakers present 20 slides for 20 seconds each about something they are passionate about.

MINDFULNESS @ OPALKA

Guided Meditation
TUE, Feb. 25, 6pm
Have you ever wanted to try meditation? Join us as we quiet our minds and energize our spirits with a short, guided-imagery meditation on the theme of “Acceptance” led by Tara Herrick-Brown. Beginners welcome. No experience necessary. Co-sponsored by Inur Wellness.

PARTNERSHIPS @ OPALKA

Rear View: Life Examined

Now through May 2, 2020
at Albany Public Library,
Pine Hills branch (517 Western Ave.)
An Opalka Gallery-curated exhibition at featuring artists whose work begins with memory. Using oral histories, old snapshots, and actual memories, these artists examine how we hold on to, reconstruct, and reckon with memories throughout our lives.