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Upcoming at AG Gallery: ART IN BOXES X

ART IN BOXES X
-10th Annual WInter Group Show
AG Gallery is pleased to announce that its 10th annual group show, Art In Boxes X this year again, opening on Saturday, December 5th, 2020. Although it has been an especially challenging year for galleries to curate an exhibition with international artists, we are proud to keep this group exhibition for 10 years this year. We have some wonderful selected artists joining this show with various artworks, sculptures, paintings, drawings, prints and more.

“ART IN BOXES X” ARTISTS 2020

Special Artists with “Art in Boxes”

Damien Olsen
Suitcase Dollhouse (David Tynan & Marisa Martin)
Miguel Pang Ly
Marcelo Gallegos
Leslie Lew
Natsumi Goldfish

Other Artists participating with Art Outside Boxes

Agnes Bodor (Cat Paintings & Prints)
Lili Chin (Yokai Art Prints)
Aaron Piland (Space Art Prints)
Hanako Sakashita (Mashiko Pottery)
Dick Richard Vincent (Original Illustration Prints & Greeting Cards)
BBPP Ink (Original Silkscreen Prints & Books, Greeting Cards)
Robbie Guertin ( Original Illustration Prints)
Sayoko Kojima (Handmade Face Masks & Earrings)
Ken Brown (Original Silkscreen Prints & Wrapping Paper)
Nathalie Goulet (Handmade Natural Stone Jewelries)
Maria Montiel (Handmade painted accessories)

and more

Due to slow down of international shipments, some artists will join after the opening date. Please visit a few times to see new artworks as this show will go on until the end of January 2021. It has been long time requests from our visitors and collectors to exhibit artwork that are literally “Art in Boxes”, so here we are, from this year we decided to introduce artists making artwork in boxes. We hope you enjoy different artists “Art in Boxes” along with other artworks.

Due to the Covid-19, there will be no opening reception party for gallery exhibitions in 2020, but the gallery is open daily from noon to 7pm.

Art In boxes originally started with a concept of artwork as one of a kind unique gifts for this winter holiday season.

Celebrating and forwarding this annual group exhibition marking its 10 years, we decided to showcase artists who are working in artworks in boxes.

With the global pandemic, AG Gallery is strictly following the city regulation and trying to maintain our guests and staff’s health and safety. Guests are limited to 4 customers at a time, when there are 4 guests inside, others are asked to line and wait outside. When visiting, wearing a mask at all times is required inside the gallery and store. Please keep 6ft distance from other visitors also.

We are thank you for the mindful actions of our guests.

Please enjoy the show!

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Yokai Neighbors Spot Light #1: Székely Beáta & Kamikiri

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Székely Beáta

Székely Beáta is known as ‘Birdy’ to her collectors, lives and works in Budapest, Hungary, where she earned her degree in painting, in the Hungarian University of Art in 2013. Beáta is a painter and a jeweller, and has had multiple exhibitions in Hungary, India, China, Finland, Italy and Romania and has works at private collectors world wide. She recently started to paint ‘little demon’ miniature paintings, whimsical household spirits, meant to be guardian mascots for your home. Beáta is often inspired by antique art and cultural traditions of supernatural creatures, as well as the lovable spirit of everyday objects and simple joys in life.

Artwork detail:
Title: “Kamikiri”
Medium: Oil on Canvas, Framed
Size: 4.4″ x 5.7″ (unframed)
Made year: 2020
Please contact natsumi@aboutglamour.net for inquiry for this piece.

About The Yokai “Kamikiri”
“This little yokai is called the Kamikiri, the hair cutter, a mischievous hair thief demon who appears out of nowhere and loves to snap off locks of people’s hair unexpectedly. I read somewhere that these creature sometimes cut the hair of young women before their wedding day, to prevent the marriage from happening! But don’t worry, they only do it, if the bride is about the marry a bad person!” -Székely Beáta

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A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2020! Our Business Hour Changes

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2020 is coming very soon!

Thank you very much for all visit to AG Gallery throughout the year 2019. If you made it to any of our exhibitions in 2019, we very appreciate because that is one of the biggest supports and joy for us to curate exhibitions at our gallery.

We believe being an art collector is not something special today that only limited people can do, in a way that we have access to art and artists from many different ways, such as  SNS and online stores, that we did not have before. We believe becoming an art collector, however, is something special that adds fruitful qualities to our everyday life.

AG Gallery is excited for the new year to present new artworks from our gallery artists, as well as to introduce new artists to you all. We hope our gallery will continuously serve as a place to connect artists to our visitors in 2020 even more than 2019.

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Schedule changes for coming weeks:
We are open on December 31 from 12PM – 6pm and also open on January 1, 2020 from 1PM – 7PM. For January, we will be closed on Tuesdays, please make sure to visit us on other days.

Happy New Year and the Best Wishes from About Glamour+ AG Gallery!

 

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ART IN BOXES 2019|Winter Group Exhibition

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Holiday Grouop Show|ART IN BOXES 2019

December 7, 2019 ~ January 31, 2020
Opening Reception: December 7 (Sat.) 6-8PM

AG Gallery is pleased to announce that the winter/holiday group exhibition “Art In Boxes 2019” (A.I.B.) is opening on December 7, 2019. A.I.B. is an annual group exhibition of 15 to 30 artists which each year our curator selects local and international artists for a concept of each work to be one of a kind unique art gifts. This year, we have wonderful artists joined from Japan, England, Canada, Thailand, Spain, and from USA artists from Portland, Washington D.C., as well as New York City.

Artworks includes: Sculptures, paintings, wearable paintings, drawings, prints, ceramics, pottery, and handmade jewelries and accessories. Artworks in this show are carefully selected so that visitors can find something new and different from the neighbor art scene based on our curator’s daily observation of galleries and art fairs in NYC.

This exhibition is unique that the buyer can bring back the artwork with them boxed or wrapped in a gift wrapping on site, without waiting for the ending of the show. More artwork will be added to she show.

Please join us for opening reception on Saturday, December 7, 6-8PM and meet some of the artists in this show.

AIB 2019 Participating Artists

Adam Velarde, Agnes Bodor, Fil OK, pinkpill design, Florent Poussineau, Miguel Pang, Miki Katagiri, Robbie Guertin, Kamonchanok Phon-ngam, Aaron Piland, Hanako Sakashita, Michiko Shimada, Frank Parga, Richard Vincent, BB&PP INC., Nathalie Goulet, Mamaru, APAK, Ken Brown, Maria Montiel, Victor Victor-John Villanueva, and more.

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