Exhibition Duration: January 31, 2023 – March 18, 2023
Virtual Opening Reception: February 9, 2023 @ 6:30pm to 9pm
In-Person Opening Reception: February 17, 2023 @ 6:30pm to 9pm
On January 31st, Alfa Art Gallery invites the community to enjoy the newest photography exhibition from New Brunswick Art Salon, “Refracted: Shade and Light”. This group exhibition will feature artists from across the tri-state area and beyond.
“Refracted: Shade and Light” brings to light thirteen wonderful artists all with varied backgrounds and inspirations. This exhibition, showing over three months, showcases a myriad of approaches to photography. In this exhibition powerful visual storytelling, stunning impressions, as well as unique techniques are all displayed. “Refracted: Shade and Light”, features unique artists like Jean-Paul Picard’s hand bent aluminum prints that bring a third dimension to photography, Juan Giraldo’s poignant storytelling, and Anita Sagastegui’s remarkable perspective of flora and fauna. Every artist in this exhibition brings their own techniques ranging from traditional film to sophisticated digital editing tools.
“Refracted: Shade and Light” is the newest exhibition in the over decade long tradition of Alfa’s New Brunswick Art Salon (NBAS) program. Alfa Invites you to join us for another beautiful showing of both local and new artists to the New Brunswick community. “Refracted: Shade and Light” can be viewed from Tuesday through Saturday, 11 am to 6 pm at Alfa Art Gallery.
Featured Artists: Anastasia Codjebas, Anita Sagastegui, Brian Hallas, Danielle Austen, David O. Anderson, Jean-Paul Picard, JoAnn Telemdschinow, Juan Giraldo, Lauren Curtis, Lee Day, Parvathi Kumar, Peichi Waite, and Samuel Vovsi.
About the “New Brunswick Art Salon” Exhibitions:
Alfa Art Gallery utilizes New Brunswick Art Salons (NBAS) to unify the local art community and beyond. Since starting the program in 2010 Alfa Gallery has made a point to include a salon dedicated to singularly to photography. Over the years, the NBAS has not only exhibited works from both established and emerging artists but has also made fruitful connections locally and internationally through its successful programs. Within this non-profit organization, Alfa Art Gallery maintains its mission to uplift artists by providing an open and innovative environment. These exhibitions are free and open to the public from Tuesday to Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm.
NBAS’2021 is sponsored by:
With the assistance of grants from organizations such as Amboy Bank, Magyar Bank, Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick City Center, Middlesex County Cultural, and Heritage Commission, Bristol Myers Squibb, and Pfizer Inc. Alfa Art is confident that all who come to the 2023 Photography New Brunswick Art Salon will leave with a greater appreciation of the arts and the gallery’s showcasing of a variety of artists.