2009 artspace exhibitions
These exhibitions opened in 2009.
January 10, 2009
PARADE OF TATTOOS
Mike Silva photographed the "parade" of almost 200 people who came to artspace to "show their tats". A committee then made the final selection of which tattoos would be exhibited.
January 30, 2009 - March 28, 2009
A look into the history of the American Tattoo and how it has transformed from taboo to main stream. Introduced a new audience to the Art of Tattoo and it's impact on American Culture.
OUT OF THE BOX - coolspace
Exhibition by Zach Skelton
April 17, 2009 — June 27, 2009
A NEW REVOLUTION: THE ART OF CUBA
Teresa lturralde, Guest Curator from Los Angeles, California brought the culture and art of her native homeland to artspace.
April 17, 2009 — May 16, 2009
A+E IN THE GARDEN OF EARTHLY SUNNY D'S - coolspace Exhibition by Graham Mears
June 18, 2009 — July 18, 2009
WHEN THE EYES OF IRELAND SMILE - coolspace
Exhibition by Josephine Carmody. See the beauty of Ireland through her eyes and artwork.
July 31, 2009 — September 19, 2009
Residency and exhibition by Else, Pubert, and the Job Corp Students. Included the artwork of Gypsy, Will Tuft, Mike Silva and Will Banksy.
October 1, 2009 - October 18, 2009
An Exhibition of Artworks created by
Northwest Louisiana Juried Roster Artists
Don Alexander, Bruce Allen, Michael Boicourt, Shirley Campbell, Nadine Charity, Carlos Colon, Jerry Davenport, Nan Dozier, Alan Dyson, Laura Flett, Byron Gates Jr., Bill Gingles, Michael Graham, Becky Haigler, Hugh Hamilton, Dorothy Kristin Hanna, Curt Harville, Jane Heggen, Ron Hardy, Mary Virginia Hill, Talbot Hopkins, Neil Johnson, James King, Thomas Little, Rachul McClintic, Theresa Mormino, Tama Nathan, Mary Louise Porter, Angela Rice, Tony Reans, Tamara Sigler, Lucienne Simon, Ellen Soffer, Sue Stella, Blair Thrall, Robert Trudeau, and Jerry Wray.
In addition to presenting their artworks, the artists competed for two awards:
- $1,000 for the “Best of Show Award in Exhibition” went to Talbot Hopkins
- $1,000 for the “Best Of Show Award in Performance” went to Poetic X.
October 23, 2009
ARTSCARE — ZOMBIE PROM
artspace's Annual Fundraiser — A Devilishly Delightful Debauch
November 6, 2009 — December 29, 2009
TRIUMPH OVER TRAGEDY
An Exhibition commemorating the 80th Anniversary of the Great Depression/New Deal Era in North Louisiana. A tribute to the determination of the Human Spirit through the resilience of the people, places and events in North Louisiana from "Black Tuesday" through the start of World War II. Featuring these Artists and Scholars: Brad Arender, Jeannine Pasini Beekman, James V. Hart, Scarlett Hendricks, Adrienne Hooker, Neil Johnson, Rober Leighninger, Jr., Patrick Long, Robinson Film Center, Dee Scallon, and Dr. Susan Shillinglaw. This exhibition will tour the 21 parishes in North Louisiana after closing at artspace.