Town Events

In keeping with the Chamber's mission of “Connecting The Community With Commerce” this Calendar was created to allow member businesses and New Canaan based non-profits to promote their upcoming events to the public. The Community Calendar is a local resource for all residents and visitors and has quickly become one of the most visited pages on the site. Events can be submitted via the link below and will be reviewed and posted within 24-48 hours.
SUBMIT AN EVENT

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Solo Exhibition: Alexander Churchill,

March 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free

Silvermine Galleries proudly presents the solo exhibition of Alexander Churchill, the grand prize awardee of Silvermine’s 70th A-ONE exhibition. The exhibit will include work from four different series of his; “Memories and Hallucinations,” “Love in the Time of Anxiety,” “Country Club Ennui,” and “Ignorance/Complacency.” Each of his series address issues of the digital age in a postmodern world. Churchill infuses a satirical humor that is fueled by a certain ennui attributed to modern boredom and existentialism. It is an artistic take on absurdism. Churchill’s body of works are expressive, intimate portraits that tell very poignant stories of loneliness and anxiety; yet offer a hopeful reminder of our shared experiences.
The issues and stories from Churchill’s exhibition feel especially pertinent in this historical moment. In the shadow of an ongoing pandemic, many of us may find ourselves in an uncertain phase of life. For these reasons, the presence of art feels critical for us to look inward and reflect on the nature of our own reality and the possibilities of a certain future.

Other

Newsletter
Add to Newsletter

Venue

Silvermine Arts Center
1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
203.966.9700
Website:
http://www.silverminearts.org