Providence, RI, October 02, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- November 9 – December 30, 2012
Friday, November 9, 2012, 7PM – 10PM
Thursday + Friday, 3PM – 8PM, Saturday + Sunday, 12PM – 5PM
Yellow Peril Gallery is pleased to present COLLECT, an art and design concept store for the curated lifestyle in Olneyville, launching Friday, November 9, 2012, in #102 Satellite Space at The Plant, a 2,500 square foot space devoted to new artistic explorations in Providence, RI.
In addition to dedicated gallery space for art exhibitions, COLLECT will feature works on paper for sale and a special section devoted to a local art and design scene. The concept store will be comprised of three carefully curated sections to enhance the shopping experience for art and design lovers: Exhibition, Flat Files and Made.
Exhibition showcases works of art in a variety of mediums from a solo artist. The first featured artist is Joey Kilrain, whose signature style touches upon family, spirituality and Corporate America. He will be showcasing works ranging from paintings, drawings, papiér-mâché sculptures, painted socks and sneaker lamps in One Step At A Time.
Flat Files features over a dozen makers of multiples and one of a kind works on paper from the most innovative and thrilling artists in Providence and beyond. Visitors can don white gloves and peruse works from artists in the Flat Files such as: Johnny Adimando, Joshua Baptista, Coco Berkman, Cara Blaine, Francesca Caruso, Gary Duehr, Dana Dunham, Brooke Goldstein, Flynn Grinnan, Todd Jones, Rebecca Kandel, Phil Le Stein, Linda Nagaoka, Rodrigo Nava, Babs Owen, Quintín Rivera-Toro and Masha Ryskin.
Made showcases art and design created in a particular scene. The first iteration is Made In Olneyville, featuring accessories, bespoke clothing, magazines, music and handmade furniture by 02909 residents like David Allyn, Cara Blaine, Jim Bradley, Shaun Bullens, DAMetals, Fire Sand, Steph Grant, Headmaster, Mike Knives, Philip Sawyer Designs, River’s Edge Flowers, Joseph Skorupa, Nick Tomlin, Melody Tuttle, Tom West, and VaVaBlume.
The launch party for COLLECT is Friday, November 9, 2012, from 7PM – 10PM in #102 Satellite Space at The Plant, 60 Valley St #102, Providence, RI. The Fall issue of COLLECT magazine in its new square format will be available as well. Come experience a new way to collect art and design in the Creative Capital at COLLECT in Olneyville.
About Joey Kilrain
Born and raised in South Philly, Joey Kilrain's artistic style evolves as a product of his ongoing life lessons. He integrates traditional media such as acrylic, pen & ink, papiér-mâché with mobile and web technologies. He cut his teeth at Art Institute of Philadelphia and SVA. His work has been exhibited in New York City at Ward Nasse, Church of St. Paul the Apostle, ArtBreak Gallery, Governors Island, Art Gotham, Haven Arts and Yellow Peril Gallery. His work has been published in Adobe's Web Design Journal, Village Voice, and New York Magazine.
About #102 Satellite Project
#102 Satellite Project is a 2,500 square foot space devoted to new artistic explorations located at The Plant, a historic mill complex in the Olneyville neighborhood of Providence, Rhode Island. #102 Project Space is part of Satellite Projects by Yellow Peril, which includes exhibition and retail space in other locations in Newport, RI, and Brooklyn, NY. The inaugural exhibition in #102 Project Space features Fabric Flesh by Flynn Grinnan from October 5 – November 4, 2012. COLLECT, an art and design concept store featuring One Step At A Time, a solo exhibition by Joey Kilrain, Flat Files and Made in OIneyville, will occupy #102 Project Space from November 9 – December 30, 2012.
About Yellow Peril Gallery
Yellow Peril Gallery is located at The Plant, a historic mill complex in the Olneyville neighborhood of Providence, Rhode Island. The Gallery strives to foster modern art critiques on popular culture and society from established and emerging artists in the United States and abroad. We aspire to exhibit provocative and visually arresting artwork created specifically to ignite conversations long after viewers have left the building. Artists that we represent share our commitment to social responsibility, and a percentage from the sale of all artwork is donated to a charitable organization of the Artists’ choice. For more info about future exhibitions, visit www.yellowperilgallery.com.
If you’d like more information about this press release, or to schedule an interview with Joey Kilrain, please contact Vanphouthon Souvannasane at +1 401 861 1535 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.