For Immediate Release October 30, 2017
(Hyattsville, MD) Affordable original artwork - and lots of it - will be on display at Pyramid Atlantic just in time for a season of gift giving. Pyramid’s annual 10x10 Invitational asks artists to contribute work with just one rule: it must measure 10x10.
10x10 opens Friday, November 3rd with a reception from 6-9 pm. The exhibition runs through December 17. Gallery hours: 10 am - 6 pm Tuesday - Saturday and 12 - 5 pm on Sunday. Pyramid Atlantic is located at 4318 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville Maryland 20781. More at pyramidatlanticartscenter.org or 301-608-9101.
Prints, drawings, mixed media, and sculpture will be tiled across the Pyramid gallery in a visual cornucopia. Purchased works can be taken immediately and the show will evolve throughout its run as works sells, gets replaced and re-arranged. “The variety of work is very exciting. The square format appealing to both artists and collectors,” remarks Artistic Director Gretchen Schermerhorn. Selected artists are a blend of seasoned and emerging talent. Most have created new work for the exhibition.
Featured Artists: Allan Akman, Laura Asher, Christy Ball, Helen Baribou, Jessica Beels, Rick Black, Chelsae Blackman, Michael Booker, Kara Brielmann, Kim Bursic, Amy Callner, Susan Campbell, Irene Chan, Charles Chen, Julie Christenberry, Tyler Clifford, Clara Cornelius, Rachel Cross, Jared Davis, Phil Davis, Chase DeForest, Kristine Deninno, Lauren Emeritz, Clayton Evans, Cynthia Farrel Johnson, Zach Fitchner, Juliette Fradin, Jenny Freestone, Katie Garth, Elizabeth Graeber, Thea Gregorius, Amelia Hankin, Patti Harden, Jessi Hardesty, Clay Harris, Beth Hess, Linda Hosek, Janet Ibrahim, Nicolas Jenkins, J'Nell Jordan, Nilou Kamzemzadeh, Rebecca Katz, Amanda Marie Ellis King, Bronwyn King, Kristina King, Alice Kresse, Jane Leuders, June Linowitz, Val Lucas, Betsy Martin, Janet Mathews, Jaime Mayora, Matt Mclaughlin, Katie Meek, Sally Middlebrooks, Constantine Mihailidis, David Miller, Dave Mohallatee, Jake Muirhead, Daniella Napolitano, Barbara Neu, Sarah Noreen, John Ortiz, Krista Park, Carolyn Reese Tomlin, Beverly Ress, Korey Richardson, Emma Ringness, Ripley, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Francisco Rosario, Holly Rosenfeld, Gretchen Schermerhorn, Landria Shack, Jen Sheckels, Shawn Smith, Hannah Spector, Lynette Spencer, Lynn Sures, Kim Thorpe, Chadwick Tolley, Priya Vadhyar, Clare Winslow, Marcie Wolf-Hubbard, Saaraliisa Ylitalo,
ABOUT PYRAMID ATLANTIC ART CENTER
Founded in 1981, PAAC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit contemporary art center specializing in printmaking, papermaking, and book arts. Its 13,000 square foot facility, located in Hyattsville’s Gateway Arts District, features a papermaking studio, print shop, letterpress studio, bindery, and darkroom that are available to individual artists in a cooperative setting. PAAC is also home to 18 private art studios and a gallery. Its programs include adult classes for all experience levels, residencies, and off-site demonstrations and classes for schools and other arts organizations.
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