White will paint eighteen portraits of people from his community. He will explore his style of capturing the essence of the model in his quirky, colorful paintings. He will have a public showing and speak about his work. White will show the paintings at the Carnegie Art Center in Mankato, February 1-28, 2019.
Ardell Brede: Mayor of Rochester, elected 2002; Peggy Burnet: Businesswoman, art collector, and community volunteer. Member of the Smithsonian National Board. Former chair of the board, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Uri Camarena: Business consultant, Metropolitan Economic Development Association. Board chair, Minneapolis College of Art and Design.; Michael Charron: Dean of the School of the Arts, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Officer at -Large, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Sean Dowse, Mayor of Red Wing, elected 2016. Former executive director, Sheldon Theatre. Board member for Minnesota Citizens for the Arts. Secretary/Treasurer, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Thomas Moss: Consultant to nonprofits and government agencies.; Dobson West: Senior advisor, Spell Capital Partners Fund; Christina Widdess: Arts organization consultant; former managing director, Penumbra Theatre. Vice Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.
Kimble Bromley: Professor of art at North Dakota State University; nationally and internationally exhibited artist; Patricia Canelake: Artist; Arts Board grantee; Nicole Chamberlain-Dupree: Executive director, MN Marine Art Museum; Seho Park: Artist; art professor, Winona State University; Connor Rice: Multimedia artist; Arts Board grantee; Andrew Shea: Glass artist; Arts Board grantee; Julie Sirek: Visual artist; Arts Board grantee
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I will further develop my painting style, applying what I learned from my last body of work, and seek feedback about the new paintings. I will publicly exhibit for a month. At the opening, I will speak and seek feedback from the audience. A comment box requesting feedback will remain for the duration of the show. 2: I will produce 20 new paintings and have a public show. I will also document the paintings to promote myself as an artist. I will exhibit 20 new paintings for a month in Mankato Minnesota, and speak publicly at the show opening. I will photograph the paintings for self-promotion and marketing as an artist.
I will further develop my painting style, applying what I learned from my last body of work, and seek feedback about the new paintings. I will publicly exhibit for sixteen days. At the opening, I will speak and seek feedback from the audience. I will meet with mentors in my studio to seek outside opinions and critiques throughout my painting process. 2: Minnesota artists will develop their business or career skills. I will exhibit eleven large-scale paintings for sixteen days in Mankato MN, and speak publicly at the show opening, an artist talk, and to art students from local Colleges. I will photograph the paintings for self-promotion and marketing as an artist.