ArtProv Gallery to Open “Fine Artists of the Jewelry District”
Gallery Night Providence: Thursday, July 16, 5-9pm
ArtProv gallery, a contemporary gallery located in the Jewelry District’s historic Doran Building at 150 Chestnut Street, announced today that it will open its newest exhibit, “Fine Artists of the Jewelry District,” on June 3 with an opening reception on Friday, June 12 from 5 – 9 p.m. The show will be open for Gallery Night Providence on June 18 and July 16 from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m., and will close on July 24.
“Fine Artists of the Jewelry District” will feature paintings, photography, and sculptural work by artists creating and thriving in Providence’s Jewelry District, which was added to the National Registry of Historic Places in 1985. Once a thriving manufacturing area, the Jewelry District is now a dynamic live/work neighborhood with a rich architectural heritage.
Behind the beautiful old facades, the Jewelry District is alive with creative energy from so many accomplished artists,” said Michele Aucoin, ArtProv gallery co-owner. “We’re thrilled to show visitors the amazing talent we have in our own backyard.”
Among the artists whose work will be exhibited during ArtProv gallery’s newest show are: the late Alfred DeCredico, Cesare DeCredico, Ira Garber, Patricia Hansen, Bunny Harvey, Nick Paciorek and Allison Paschke.
ArtProv gallery is open Wednesday – Friday 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., every Gallery Night Providence and for weekend and evening appointments.