Here and Now
August 14 – 29, 2015
Opening reception: August 15 (6-9pm)
State of the Arts Gallery
1549 State Street Sarasota, FL 34236
The first exhibition of the 2015 Fall season presenting the newly re-formed visual art collective. Sixteen member artists displaying a variety of mediums and styles, and curated by Bay area art critic and curator, Danny Olda.
Presenting sponsors: SRQ Media Group, State of the Arts Gallery
September 26 – October 31, 2015
Opening reception: October 9 (6-9pm)
Open Studios: September 26 (2-4pm)
Panel Discussion: October 21 (6:30-8pm)
Longboat Key Center for the Arts
6860 Longboat Dr. S., Longboat Key, FL 34228
Key Influence is a sneak-peak inside the artist’s world, from inspiration to completion all created from an unprecedented 2 month residency at the Longboat Key Center for the Arts. With glimpses into the studio through video, materials samples and actual vignettes from the artists’ workspaces, SARTQ strives to demystify art as well as the techniques used to make it. The finished artworks will be exhibited alongside these process pieces, bringing the experience of the viewer full-circle.
Presenting sponsor: Ringling College of Art and Design
November 3 – December 16, 2015
Opening reception: November 7 (2pm-4pm)
Englewood Art Center
350 S McCall Rd, Englewood, FL 34223
In conjunction with the Englewood Art Center’s 2015-2016 Exhibition season Fifty Shades of Green, members of the Sarasota Contemporary Art Collective, SARTQ, translate the concept of Green. View SARTQ’s multiple interpretations of Green-from environmental to color depictions- in this diverse multimedia small works exhibition located in EAC’s Mitchell Gallery.
For additional information or how you can become involved with SARTQ, visit www.sartq.org SARTQ exhibitions are suitable for all ages and accessible to everyone.