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The Artists Loop Exhibition @ Providence City Hall

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Tue 12:00 AM-Mon 12:00 AM

Cost: FREE

Gallery at City Hall @Providence City Hall
25 Dorrance Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903
The Gallery is open to public during City Hall business hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm; on select dates, hours are extended until 7pm

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Tue, 2014-11-18 (All day) - Mon, 2015-01-12 (All day)

The Artists Loop exhibition is presented by City of Providence Mayor Angel Taveras and the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism in partnership with The Artists Loop.

The Artists Loop Exhibition @ Providence City Hall

On View November 18, 2014 – January 12, 2015

FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

City of Providence Mayor Angel Taveras and the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism invite you to visit the Gallery at City Hall for The Artists Loop Exhibit. As part of the Opening Reception, City Archivist Paul Campbell will lead a talk and tour of Providence City Hall history and architectural features. Paul will also discuss the mayoral portrait collection and the recently completed effort to restore the mayoral portraits. Paul R. Campbell is currently the Archivist for the City of Providence. He is the former Deputy Director of Policy for the City of Providence and Library Director of the Rhode Island Historical Society. He has authored or co-authored ten books and numerous articles on Rhode Island. Mr. Campbell plays an active role in a number of organizations around the state including serving on the Board of Directors for the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society and Rhode Island Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission, serving on the Board of Advisors for the Northeast Documents Conservation Center alongside being a member of the Governor’s Colonial Charter Commission and the Society of American Archivists. About The Artists Loop: The Artists Loop is a program for artists and art enthusiasts. Participants gather monthly to share work and to talk about art. Invited artists make presentations and share their experience as artists. Each program is accompanied by a related display of art work. The exhibit in the Gallery at City Hall celebrates The Artists Loop’s third anniversary. Pnina Pressburger founded The Artist Loop as a way to curate displays and events that connect artists with the public. The Artists Loop offers artists space to exchange ideas, feedback, and challenge each other. About the Gallery at City Hall: Offering space to artists and organizations that might not have a permanent gallery, the Gallery at City Hall exhibits an eclectic array of work that highlights the artistic and cultural diversity found in the Providence community. The Gallery is open to the public during City Hall business hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm; on select dates throughout the year, hours are extended until 7pm (25 Dorrance Street | 2nd Floor | Providence, RI | 02903). Here are links with additional information: Art, Culture + Tourism | Gallery At City Hall | City of Providence The Artists Loop Exhibition Art, Culture + Tourism | Gallery At City Hall | City of Providence