• MODERN ARTIST TROY PASSEY ON RADIO BOISE

    April 7th, 2013 by webAdmin

    Artist Troy Passey was recently interviewed by Charlie Woodruff on Radio Boise 89.9 FM. Click on the link below to hear Charlie and Troy talk about Art, Leonard Cohen and Butterfly Nets, not in that order! It is a funny and insightful conversation. Troy has been creating work for Modern Art since its inception and this marks his sixth year as a participant. He also currently has a solo show at the Boise Art Museum which includes many pieces made specifically for Modern Art in years past. Stay tuned to 89.9, Charlie will be interviewing more Modern Artists as we get closer to Modern Art 2013!

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    BAGI Troy Passey Final Session Two_mixdown Eight Thirty Five

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  • MODERN ART DOWNTOWN @ THE EGYPTIAN THEATER

    April 2nd, 2013 by webAdmin

    In the weeks leading up to Modern Art we are lucky to have successfully coerced five unique Modern Artists from our roster to create art installations that fill the Egyptian Theater Window located on the corner of Main and Capitol. Special thanks to artist Tomas Montano for curating, designing and organizing this and to the Egyptian for providing this unusual and inspiring mini gallery space. Come to the window for a sample of what’s brewing at the Modern on May 2nd!john_modern-egyptian1_lo-res

      On display now is the work of John Caldwell, mixed-media sculptor
      April 5-11: Wil Kirkman, neon sculptor

      April 12-18:Katherine Bajenova Grimmett, portrait artist/painter

      April 19-25: Erika Sather-Smith, installation artist

      April 26-May 4: Tyler James Bush, mixed-media/performance artist


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  • The Modern Art Application Deadline Is Approaching.

    February 26th, 2013 by webAdmin

    28448_117699311596235_100000684995761_145175_8125312_nCome share your work with 3000 of your closest friends!  The Modern is again gearing up to host the Modern Art event the first Thursday in May.  We are expecting another year full of innovative surprises as artists take over and fill the rooms with their unusual, singular and entertaining ideas.

    Artists, get your application in by Friday, March 1st!

     

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  • CALL FOR ARTISTS OF ALL DISCIPLINES FOR THE 6TH ANNUAL MODERN ART EVENT

    February 25th, 2013 by webAdmin

    first thursday in may 2013ModArt2012

    THE MODERN HOTEL IS AGAIN OPENING ITS
    ROOMS FOR ARTISTS TO DISPLAY, SHOW, CREATE LIVE, OR PERFORM THEIR WORK.
    SUBMISSION FORMS AVAILABLE AT THE FRONT DESK OF THE MODERN AND HERE  FORMS ARE DUE AT THE MODERN BY MARCH 1st.
    FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT AMY O’BRIEN OR
    KERRY TULLIS @ the Shop theshop11@gmail.com


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  • Special Event: February 7, Trey McIntyre Project

    January 29th, 2013 by webAdmin

    Join us Feb. 7 at the Basque Center for a fundraiser benefitting the Basque Museum and Cultural Center.

    See a sneak preview performance of Trey McIntyre’s Arrantza, part of our February 16 Spring Show.
    We also welcome the Oinkari Basque Dancers as part of the celebration.
    Wine, paella and dance … come Basque in the fun!

    First Thursday, Feb. 7, 5:30pm
    Tickets are $40 each, $140 for four—wine and paella included
    Call the Basque Museum at 208-343-2671 for tickets and reservations.

    Proceeds benefit the Basque Museum and Cultural Center’s Expanding Horizons Campaign.


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