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    Sting! X: Altered ‘Scapes... An Evening of Art, Music and Performance at Boston’s Beehive

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    February 8, 2011


    Sting! X: Altered ‘Scapes... An Evening of Art, Music and Performance at Boston’s Beehive

    On Tuesday, February 8, 2011 from 6:30PM - 8:30PM The Beehive’s co-owner and resident curator Jennifer Epstein will be joined by guest curator Erica Gervais, of Gervais+Co, to host the 10th installment in The Beehive's continuing art series entitled, Sting! X: Altered ‘Scapes.

    The ongoing event always signifies the launch of a new art installation at The Beehive and highlight’s an evening of great live entertainment, great food & libations along with amazing art!

    For this 10th installment, Jennifer Epstein has invited guest curator Erica Gervais, president of art and advisory firm Gervais+Co, to curate a show by artists represented by Boston’s leading contemporary art galleries. Gervais+Co. is Boston’s leading art advisory firm dedicated to contemporary art. Gervais+Co provides private collectors and corporations a comprehensive approach to developing collections that move beyond decoration. www.gervaisandco.com

    Sting! X: Altered ‘Scapes is a group exhibition that challenges the typical vision of the landscape subject. Although nature and urban scene paintings are standard feature in the local art arena, this group of artists present a different view including the capacity of the figure to alter their environment. The fifteen featured artists present landscapes that, unlike that of traditional landscape painting, encompass urban, industrial, macro and nature-based objects--from Ryan Johnson’s relationship divided by the highway median and Gil Blank’sfamily floating on an average of their skin tones, to Chris Ballantyne’s architected communities, the artists in Altered 'Scapes are creating altered spaces for their figures to exist.

    Randall Bachner – LaMontagne Gallery
    Chris Ballantyne – Steven Zevitas Gallery
    Gil Blank – LaMontagne Gallery
    Louisa Conrad – Anthony Greaney
    Franco Fontana – Robert Klein Gallery
    Ryan Johnson – private collection
    Andrew Millner – Ellen Miller Gallery
    Andrew Mowbray – LaMontagne Gallery
    Lori Nix – Ellen Miller Gallery
    Matthew Rich – Samson Projects
    Casey Roberts – Walker Contemporary
    Christine Smeuli – collection of Manuel de Santaren
    Alexia Stamatiou – LaMontagne Gallery
    Carolyn Swiszcz – Steven Zevitas Gallery
    A.D. Jacobsen & Nicolas Party – LaMontagne Gallery

    Performance by Marty Rowen:
    Pianist, vocalist and organ player, Marty Rowen stretches the limits of the Blues. On February 8th, Marty Rowen is bringing his B3 organ out for some serious playing at The Beehive. This is where Blues meets Jazz.

    Gallery Participation: The Beehive and Gervais+Co thank the following galleries for their support and loan of artwork: Anthony Greaney (represents Louisa Conrad), LaMontagne Gallery (represents Randall Bachner, Gil Blank, Andrew Mowbray, Alexia Stamatiou, A.D. Jacobsen, and Nicolas Party), Robert Klein Gallery (represents Franco Fontana), Ellen Miller Gallery (represents Andrew Millner and Lori Nix), Samson Projects (represents Matthew Rich), Steven Zevitas Gallery (represents Chris Ballantyne and Carolyn Swiszcz), Walker Contemporary (represents Casey Roberts). With special thanks to Manuel de Santaren.

    The Beehive will have great food, cool art, and a special musical performance by Marty Rowen on his B3 organ beginning at 6:30PM. Don't miss Sting! X: Altered ‘Scapes…

    WHERE: The Beehive, 541 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116 | P. 617.423.0069
    WHEN: Tuesday, February 8, 2011, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
    INFO: No cover charge, Cash Bar, Dinner reservations recommended.

    The Beehive

    541 Tremont Street
    Boston, MA 02116

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    Admission Info:

    No Cover

    General Day and Time Info:

    6:30-8:30 PM

    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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