Thursday, August 5, 2010

Expressions Gallery Beats the Drum!

Expressions Gallery

2035 Ashby Ave., Berkeley, CA, 94703

Wed,-Sat, 12 - 5 PM , Sunday 12 - 3 pm and by appt.


Beat of the Drum

Art Show Runs: August 14, 2010 – October 22, 2010.

Opening Reception: Saturday, August 14, 6-8 PM. Join us and the artists for our opening with art, music by Kenny McElroy and his group, playing drums, keyboard and bass and others. Refreshments served.

Beat of the Drum brings together African, Afro-Cuban, Cuban, and the American Jazz Scene Art where drums or rhythms play a significant role. Artwork includes paintings, photography, sculpture, mixed media, digital art, monotypes, jewelry, glass art, fiber arts, video art and other fine arts and crafts.Included also are unique one of a kind items from handmade silk scarves, purses, plates, bowls, jewelry, origami, and much more.

Featured throughout this show are a number of Free Events:
Friday night Literature and Poetry Readings and Open Mike, 7– 9 PM :
Fri. August 20, 2010, Featuring : Daniel Yaryan and Jan Ormeron
Fri. September 17, 2010, Featuring: Jan Dederick and John Rowe
Fri. October 15, 2010, Featuring: Carolyn Jones and Mel C. Thompson

Sunday Afternoon Musician Jam Session:2-4 PM

Sun. September 26, 2010

Do you play drums? African Calypso, Jazz or other style? Bring your instruments, meet others and have fun playing music in our sculpture garden. If you don’t play, come listen or dance to the rhythms. Refreshments served. Free

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