Second Street Gallery

SSG: Margo Ray's "Sublime Spaces, Forgotten Places"
Published on May 28th, 2010
0 comments Margo Ray, "Kamapua'a." Second Street Gallery presents "Margo Ray: Sublime Spaces, Forgotten Spaces," an exhibition of sculpture, video, and collage work by Hawaiian artist Margo Ray. A First...
Gender blender: Chadsey delineates masculinity
Published on Apr 19th, 2010
0 comments Geoffrey Chadsey, "Couple (Study)," 2008, Watercolor pencil on Mylar, 22 Πinches x 21 inches. Courtesy Jack Shainman Gallery. "And the girls want to be with the girls," David Byrne sings in a...
SSG: Geoffrey Chadsey and Takafumi Ide
Published on Mar 20th, 2010
0 comments Geoffrey Chadsey, "Couple (Study)," 2008, Watercolor pencil on Mylar, 22 Πinches x 21 inches. Courtesy Jack Shainman Gallery. Takafumi Ide, conceptual rendering for "decipher," a site-specific...
Domestic violence: SSG brings war home
Published on Feb 22nd, 2010
0 comments Mary Schepisi, "Guns, Birds, and Words #8: No Violence." My father made a profound observation while visiting PVCC's "Cut and Paste" show last week. He said he likes art that has meaning but which...
PCA, SSG, and the VMFA offer educator workshop, "Manual Alvarez Bravo: Photographer of Mexico's Soul"
Published on Feb 13th, 2010
1 comments Frida Kahlo photographed by Manuel Alvarez Bravo. The Piedmont Council of the Arts, Second Street Gallery, and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts present an educator workshop, "Manuel Alvarez Bravo:...
Second Street Gallery opens Members' Show
Published on Jan 9th, 2010
0 comments Second Street Gallery hosts a "potluck" opening for its week-long Members' Show. 5:30pm-7:30pm. 115 Second St. SE 977-7284.
Second Street Gallery: Members' Show
Published on Jan 9th, 2010
0 comments Second Street Gallery presents a week-long exhibition of work by member artists. 115 Second St. SE 977-7284.
Second Street Gallery invites entries for "Members' Show"
Published on Jan 9th, 2010
0 comments Second Street Gallery invites all member artists to contribute works for week-long show at the end of January. Come to the gallery 11am-6pm on either January 12 or 13 and hang our work. SSG will...
Second Street Gallery: "Conflict/Interest"
Published on Jan 9th, 2010
0 comments Eric Parnes, "Sex Drugs and Rock N Roll." Second Street Gallery presents a group show, "Conflict/Interest," which "speaks to both the recent fascination with current conflicts as source material for...
Cosmic abstraction: Mukherjee spins the wheel
Published on Nov 30th, 2009
0 comments Untitled image by Sandeep Mukherjee. According to Hindu lore, when Krishna was a child, his adoptive human mother suspected him of eating dirt. She demanded he open his mouth to show her, and when...
Gilt-y pleasures: Wilder celebrates celestial kitsch
Published on Nov 16th, 2009
0 comments Painting by Hilary Wilder. However much is going on in Hilary Wilder's painted installation, "High Lonesome," currently exploding across the Dov© Gallery's walls at Second Street Gallery, it's...
SSG: Sandeep Mukherjee's landscapes and Hilary Wilder's "High Lonesome"
Published on Oct 24th, 2009
0 comments Untitled image by Sandeep Mukherjee Untitled image by Hilary Wilder. Second Street Gallery features two exhibitions: in the Main Gallery, Sandeep Mukherjee shows texturally driven landscapes; and...
The living end: Death becomes Second Street
Published on Oct 12th, 2009
0 comments John Grant, "Birds of a Feather." As once green leaves shrivel and fall and daylight dwindles, the world sends our summer-hazed selves a wake-up call to smell the wilting roses of our own mortality...
A train-ed eye: Evans tracks a sense of place
Published on Sep 21st, 2009
2 comments Stacey Evans, "Virginia, 2:44pm, Summer 2009." Normal 0 0 1 359 2050 17 4 2517 11.1280 Normal 0 0 1 359 2050 17 4 2517 11.1280 0 0 0 0 0 0 In baseball, powerhouse hitters...
SSG: John Grant, Georgianne Stinnett, and Marko M�€etamm
Published on Sep 18th, 2009
1 comments John Grant, "Birds of a Feather." Georgianne Stinnett, "Porcupine." Marko M€etamm, "Small Object." Second Street Gallery presents three exhibitions in October.  The main gallery shows the always-...
Dry and not so high: SSG fails to summit
Published on Sep 14th, 2009
0 comments Jason Brown and Elizabeth Scofield, "Mountaintop." Normal 0 0 1 372 2125 17 4 2609 11.1280 Normal 0 0 1 372 2125 17 4 2609 11.1280 0 0 0 0 0 0 As any fan of Project Runway...
SSG: Brown & Scofield's "Mountaintop" and Michele O'Marah's "Faustus's Children"
Published on Aug 27th, 2009
0 comments Jason Brown and Elizabeth Scofield, "Mountaintop." Michele O'Marah, "Faustus's Children: Portrait of Ian." Second Street Gallery features two exhibitions: Installation artists Brown & Scofield...
Flush life: Parr snaps the trappings
Published on Jun 29th, 2009
0 comments Martin Parr, "Birdview," The Melbourne Cup, Australia. 2008, pigment print, 40 x 60 inches, courtesy Janet Borden, Inc. “I’m very much in favor of photographing things that are about to change or...
SSG and Look3 hold Martin Parr book signing
Published on May 29th, 2009
0 comments Martin Parr, "Birdview," The Melbourne Cup, Australia. 2008, pigment print, 40 x 60 inches, courtesy Janet Borden, Inc. Second Street Gallery and Look3, Festival of the Photograph, host a book...
Recycled sound: Invisible gets beat up
Published on May 4th, 2009
1 comments Invisible performance, Greensboro, NC, 2008. A dinged-up, mustard-colored dryer. A salmon-red electric typewriter. Black and red vinyl LPs. A portable TV. You might expect to find such things at a...