October Art News from Sprout
This fall the Galleries at Sprout in Providence and Warren, RI will be open weekdays 9-12 for visitors to view the work of local artists in person.
In Providence this month:
The Gallery at Sprout Providence (166 Valley Street, Bldg 6M) is presenting urban wildlife photographer Peter Green's new book Providence Raptors: Documenting the Lives of Urban Birds of Prey and photographs. Peter is a Providence graphic designer and photographer who bikes the city documenting Peregrine Falcons and other urban raptors. His new book is a collection of photos and stories that reveal how stealthy birds of prey live in the city and he provides tips on how you can help urban raptors survive. As part of the virtual Gallery Night Providence on October 15th, Peter will do a live-stream interview at the Gallery at Sprout and his book is available for sale there as well.
Come in weekdays 9-12 or tune in for the Gallery Night Providence virtual event on Facebook Thursday, October 15th starting at 5:30 pm.
Also in Providence: Held over by popular demand!
The Gallery at Sprout cafe area is holding over an impressive exhibit of paintings from 13-year-old Jovani Delgado. Jovani, a student at Goff Middle School and life-long artist, began painting during the pandemic and hopes to inspire other teens to explore their creative talents.
In Warren this month:
The Gallery at Sprout in Warren (489 Main Street) is presenting "Wildlife Trade and Conservation" a Creature Conserve exhibit featuring work by artists studying the impact of global trade on endangered species. Participating artists interviewed experts including biologists, ecologists, veterinarians, park rangers, zookeepers and more to create highly personal, emotionally-charged artwork informed by facts. The mission of Creature Conserve is to bring artists and scientists together to foster informed and sustained animal conservation.
This painting by Emily Poole.
Sprout is in accordance with the Reopening RI guidelines and is protected by Ocean State Shields. Face masks are required for visitors in our galleries. Contact: email@example.com for more information.