Johnson Center to host Art Talk

first_img You Might Like Roby’s work continues in House U.S. Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., took the floor of Congress Wednesday in support of a bill to defund the president’s… read more Latest Stories By Blood Sugar Blaster The Johnson Center for the Arts is known for bringing innovative exhibits to town. The two exhibits now open at the gallery fall right in line with the art center’s reputation.“Together Again for the First Time” features the artwork of Ted Metz and his wife, Robin Metz, who are exhibiting together for the first time. Sculptor Randy Gachet’s “Subterranea” provides viewers with a different way of looking at the rubber that meets the road.The Johnson Center will host an Art Talk and Reception for the artists at the gallery from 6 until 8 p.m. tonight and the public is invited. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Md: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch) Pritchett said the couple often plays off each other’s talent and focus. For the Johnson Center exhibit, they have collaborated on pottery work that is on display in the Tile Gallery.“Some of the pottery, Ted throws and some of it is hand-formed,” she said. “Robin hand-painted and etched the pottery. It’s really neat pottery and very impressive.”Gachet’s sculptures are on display in the lower gallery and they are more than interesting, Pritchett said. “They are amazing.”Gachet’s sculptures and installations deal with the retrieval and transformation of rubber tire remnants and other jettisoned material found on the freeways and highways that course through the Birmingham area. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Print Article Published 3:00 am Thursday, January 15, 2015 By Jaine Treadwell Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day “All three artists are Alabama State Council on the Arts Fellowship winners,” said Vicki Pritchett, Johnson Center executive director. “They are an impressive group. This is a great opportunity for the community to come out, meet these artists, view their artwork and hear them talk about their art and what inspires them.”The “Together Again for the First Time” exhibit is in the upper gallery and features her whimsical paintings and his hand-built sculptures.“Robin Metz’s paintings are colorful and delightful,” Pritchett said. “You can’t view her artwork without smiling. Ted Metz’s hand-built, tin sculptures are a retrospective of antique tools. He uses metal and glass to give the tools another dimension.” Johnson Center to host Art Talk Sponsored Content “It is amazing what Randy can do, artistically, with steel-belted radials found on the roadside,” Pritchett said.The Johnson Center is proud to spotlight three Alabama artists who are different in their approach to art but are uniquely talented individuals.“We are excited and honored to have them at the Johnson Center Thursday night, and we have a great opening planned,” Pritchett said. “‘Together Again for the First Time’ and ‘Subterranea’ are amazing exhibits. The art talks will be interesting and entertaining. We’ll have the Everett Band playing all that jazz and we’ll serve light refreshments.“Football will be over so we invite everyone to come on down to the Johnson Center for a night of entertainment and enlightenment.” Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Email the author Book Nook to reopen Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Skiplast_img read more

Russian deep-water search and rescue vessel joins fleet

first_img View post tag: Bester-1 View post tag: Russian Navy The Russian Navy has put their newest deep-water search and rescue vehicle Bester-1 into the service of their Pacific Fleet.The vehicle completed state trials in November 2015 and is now waiting for the search and rescue ship Igor Belousov to arrive at the Pacific Fleet base in Vladivostok, Russia.Until it embarks on Igor Belousov, Bester-1 will be performing tasks onboard Alagez, a submarine search and rescue vehicle, and other vessels of the fleet.According to the Russian Navy, Bester-1 deep can be submerged to a depth of 700 meters and is fitted with newest automated control systems.The crew of the rescue ship Igor Belousov will make the transition to Vladivostok later this year after passing ashore and at-sea trials.[mappress mapid=”17655″] View post tag: Igor Belousov Authorities Russian deep-water search and rescue vessel joins fleet February 1, 2016 Back to overview,Home naval-today Russian deep-water search and rescue vessel joins fleet Share this articlelast_img read more

Early bird buyers to have say in design at East on the Broadwater

first_imgEast on the Broadwater will be built on a 1143sq m site on Marine Pde, Biggera Waters.Buy before construction starts and you could have a say in the design of your waterfront apartment at East on the Broadwater. Three sales in six weeks on one street Reno tips for tourist hot spots “The open plan living and dining spaces feature European oak solid timber floors throughout. “The living areas and bedrooms are all infused with natural light thanks to the floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors which maximise the sweeping Broadwater views.” An artist’s impression of the master bedroom. RELATED: An artist’s impression of East on the Broadwaters.Pex Projects director John O’Connor said the design would appeal to the most discerning purchaser, with early birds able to customise their apartment, from floor plan layouts, kitchen and joinery designs to power point locations.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus15 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market15 hours ago“I personally meet every buyer and maintain regular communication with them throughout the journey, finalising designs before and during the construction phase to handing over keys, moving in and beyond,” he said. An artist’s impression of the living and kitchen zones at East on the Broadwater.“There are just two apartments per level, each occupying 260 sq m including a total of 34 sq m of balcony space over five separate balconies,” Mr O’Connor said. MORE: Pex Projects is behind the residential project on the Gold Coast, which has officially hit the market.East on the Broadwater features 12 three-bedroom apartments over seven levels, priced from $1.9 million. >>FOLLOW THE COURIER-MAIL REAL ESTATE TEAM ON FACEBOOK<< “Those that get in before construction starts really can influence their apartment’s designs to ensure they end up with their dream home.”East on the Broadwater, designed by Sydney based architects Greenbox Architecture, will be built on a 1143 sq m site on Marine Pde, Biggera Waters, opposite the foreshore. Beachside a hit with downsizerslast_img read more