From NYC to NOTO, an art installation that’s sure to wow you is coming to a NOTO art gallery. And, you can help make community art. Find out how used clothing will be used in a big art installation piece.
Follow the trail of stitching to the Alice C. Sabatini Gallery for the Material Conversations art competition, Aug. 2 through Sept. 22. One trip in will forever change your definition of what quilting is. “These aren’t your grandma’s patchwork quilts,” said Sherry Best. “These intricately designed, contemporary wall hangings reflect an edgier side of quilting. […]
Pretty soon everybody will be asking “what’s the story with the painted piano outside the library?” Well here you go. Be the first to know how this painted piano project came about and why it matters.
Here’s a behind the scenes looks at our 12th Annual Art Exhibit for Children, Unearthed.
How does local artist Justin Marable create his works of art? Discover two of the techniques he uses to create his images.
You may have seen the artwork filling the windows of the Kids Library and David J’s Place in the library. The art was created by Topeka and Shawnee County elementary school children in partnership with Jennifer Marsh, of Washburn and the Dream Rocket Project. The works will be on display through April. Come in and […]
A New Day, A New Artist, A New Art Medium This week in Art Club at Lowman Hill the third graders were introduced to the finer art of watercolor. This art medium takes a lighter approach and finer motor skills which the students have been working up to all year. The Master Artist we looked […]
CURATE THIS! 2013 Teens - Get a hands-on art opportunity! Learn about planning and curating an art exhibit from our art collection. You will work with Sabatini Gallery staff to select, plan and display an art exhibit in the Hirschberg Gallery. You can add this experience to college applications. WHO: 3-7 High School Students from […]
Zentangle is a creative artform where all you need is paper, pencil and pen.
On Friday, Jan. 18, an exhibit of collectible, rare and homespun objects will be on display as the Alice C. Sabatini Gallery opens its doors for Most Valued Possessions, a community-based exhibit. You may learn a new meaning of the word “value” from fellow citizens.
“The Lady in Gold” by Anne-Marie O’Conner is a wonderfully written tale of suspense. O’Connor divides this book between art patron, Adele Bloch-Bauer, the artist Gustav Klimt and his unforgettable masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I.