Monthly Archives: September 2009

First Friday October 2nd Featured Exhibits

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First Friday October 2nd Featured Exhibits

KALEID Gallery presents the featured exhibitions Anxiety by Julie Bilyeu, and From the Rubble by Drew Clark for the month of October. Anxiety new drawings by Julie Bilyeu Julie’s love for art has helped her cope with a severe anxiety disorder. Drawing has become a necessity for her and she is currently inspired by these anxieties and panic attacks which manifests as dark and dramatic charcoal drawings of her experiences. From the Rubble new paintings by Drew Clark Drawings on cave walls and old temples have always depicted the end of the world and the collapse of civilization. The Modern Age is no different; visions of recession, biblical apocalypse, climate change and environmental destruction by industry. These new paintings explore the symbolism of the End Times. Artists’ Reception: First Friday, October 2nd, 7-9pm This event is part of the South FIRST FRIDAYS art walk in downtown San Jose. Free and…

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TWO BUCK TUESDAYS at KALEID Sept. 15th

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TWO BUCK TUESDAYS at KALEID Sept. 15th

Join us at KALEID gallery for the next TWO BUCK Tuesdays $2 art sale, quirky speaker series and a newly added live sketch session! Tuesday September 15th, 6pm – 10pm (speakers begin at 7pm) This edition of TBT is curated by Michael Foley. FEATURED SPEAKERS: – Christine Benjamin will give a demonstration on how she creates her creatures in 3D with needle felting. She started needle felting earlier this year in order to translate her painted characters in 3 dimension. She is currently experimenting with adding other materials to her creations such as wood, wire and found objects. – Andrew Clark shall discuss his miraculous mustache ( think Dali, but with a twist)the history of the mustache and how he maintains his mustache of panache. A witty Charismatic artist working currently with found objects. – Derek Scott will be speaking about Beatseqr, a local homegrown musical instrument. His work creating…

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“Zine Party Tonight” at KALEID Sept. 18th

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“Zine Party Tonight” at KALEID Sept. 18th

Zine Party Tonight! at KALEID Gallery Zine Makers: Yumico Miyagawa (organizer & hostess), Reiko Miyagawa, Mike Huguenor, Keiko Komada, Kyle Pellet, Matthew Seigel, Maria Inocencio, David Mejia, Christine Benjamin, Trina Merry, Joe Claus, Michael Foley, Kate Stewart, Eddie Flores, Gianfranco Paolozzi, Lisa Buchanan, Bob Vielma, Adam Pasion, Lacey Bryant, Darius B’Alexander, Jai Tanju, Ray Stevens, Pod, Wez Lundry, Jason Raquinio, Erin the Stego, Alex Siquig, Nate Kavanaugh, Kittyhotpants and more! Music by: David Knight The Runaway Five Friday, September 18th, 7-9pm free and open to the public KALEID Gallery 88 South Fourth Street (@ San Fernando) Downtown San Jose, CA www.KALEIDgallery.com…

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