Spring BAA Members’ Show: GREEN

Green is the theme of the spring 2019 Brickbottom Artists Association (BAA) Members’ Exhibition. Show Dates: April 18-May 18 Opening reception: Sunday, April 28, 5-7 pm. Obviously  Green is a color. It is also fresh, new growth of spring. It brings to mind plants, gardening, and the environment. We use  Green  to

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I Read the News Today, Oh Boy

March 7 – April 6, 2019 Opening Reception: Sunday, March 10, 5-7pm “I Read the News Today, Oh Boy” features the work of three Boston artists who examine contemporary political and cultural trends: Linda Bond, Gary Duehr and Chantal Zakari. Linda Bond addresses issues of social concern, primarily the mediated

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What’s So Funny?

HUMOR,  WIT,   COMEDY & COMICS JANUARY 24 – FEBRUARY 23, 2019 Opening Reception: Sunday, January 27, 4:00-6:00 p.m.   Humor can be strange, and sometimes objectionable. What makes one person roar with laughter may offend or even frighten another. This exhibition opens up a conversation about the broad spectrum of perceptions

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Fairy Tale/Scary Tale

Fearsome, weird, adorable, gorgeous, unsettling, horrifying, magical: Fairy tales meant for children can express the horrors or difficulties of reality, while transforming them into a more tolerable form. The works in this show range from delightful to dark, often encompassing both. Exhibition Dates: December 6, 2018 – January 12, 2019 Opening

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Directory Exhibition for 2018 Open Studios

This exhibition features one work from each artist participating in Brickbottom Open Studios. Along with the map/guide handed out at the door, this show is a useful tool for planning your Open Studios visit! Oct 25-Nov 18, 2018

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Somerville Toy Camera Festival

Brickbottom Gallery is pleased to once again join Somerville’s Nave Gallery and Washington Street Gallery in presenting the 6th annual Somerville Toy Camera Festival! The Festival’s three gallery shows of photographs made with toy and lo-fi cameras will open after Labor Day — see  dates for all three STCF exhibitions,

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Animals: Real & Imagined

Animals: we are connected to, inspired by, and live among them. We love our canine and feline companions, envy the flight of birds in the sky, are in awe of elephants in the wild, and fear sharks in the sea. There is a curiosity and wonder for these creatures with

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THE FOUNDATION: 30 Years of Creativity

Feature Image: Susan Schmidt, Degree of Impact (head of EPA denies climate science), mixed process print, 11 x 14 Opening Reception: Sunday, June 10, 2018 6-8 pm In the 1980s a group of artists came together in search of a stable and affordable working and living environment. After more than

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Gimme Shelter: Spring Members’ Exhibition

For the spring 2018 Members’ Exhibition “Gimme Shelter,” BAA member artists will show work exploring themes of home, studio, family, community, stability on both personal and political/global levels. Part of Brickbottom’s year-long 30th anniversary celebration, this show will be on exhibit during Somerville Open Studios, May 5-6, 2018. Opening reception

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Other Places

Opening Reception: Sunday, March 11, 6-8 pm Three Boston artists explore different spaces and how people understand them. Using a range of different media, processes and perspective, the artwork in OTHER PLACES looks at the human environment in fresh ways. Jane Goldman will show large paintings from her series Parsing

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