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“Art for Alz” Exhibit & Sale
October 27, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - October 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 3:00pm, repeating until October 27, 2018
A juried exhibit of work by local and regional artists that represents their connection to or feelings about Alzheimer’s and the themes Love and Light. This year’s exhibit will also feature “Interstellar,” an installation by Rhode Island abstract expressionist painter Paul M. Coté. Coté’s work can be found in numerous public and private collections including the Smithsonian, Harvard University, Mass General Hospital and the Alzheimer’s Association.
October 26 Opening Reception
Come support the exhibiting artists and the Alzheimer’s Association from 5-8pm
– 7pm Live Performance: Working to the sounds of DJ Chahkram, Coté will create a synchronicity of movement, music, energy and painting.
– A one-of-a-kind Coté piece made up of 100 individual 10”x10” canvases will be exhibited and sold for $100 each to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association.
– Guests can also bid on a custom painting by Coté during the auction.
October 27 Live Performance Benefit
3-5pm: Guests are invited to experience an immersive event featuring Paul Coté painting “live” to the music of the Raven King band.
The artist’s finished pieces will be for sale and Coté will auction a custom commissioned piece to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association