for immediate release Carolyn Birchenall Fine Art Services 330-657-2228 Collage & Assemblage Exhibit at Peninsula Art Academy Gallery A reception with the artists will take place on Saturday, September 15, 2007 from 6-9pm On exhibit September 8, thru October 28, 2007. Peninsula Art Academy 330-657-2248 1600 West Mill Street, PO Box 171, Peninsula Ohio 44264 www.peninsulaartacademy.com This show will feature original collage art and also assemblages by regional members of the National Collage Society. cC ollage is any piece of art with an additional layer glued on the surface.
Assemblage is collage in the third dimension. d "Collage was the only new well- defined visual art medium of the Twentieth century" Gretchen Bierbaum, President and Founder of NCS, INC. Founded in 1982 by Hudson artist, Gretchen Bierbaum, the organization has over one hundred active signature members in forty-four states and five countries. The National Collage Society has fifteen regional groups in the United States and a branch in France.
Ms. Bierbaum has served as president of the society since the founding. Photo 1, Camel, Gretchen Bierbaum Photo 2, reliquary, Gwen Waight PAA is actively seeking volunteers to help with our galleries, hanging shows, hosting workshops, or to help with simple office duties, ... more. less.
either at your home or at our office.<br><br> Stop by! Peninsula Art Academy 1600 West Mill Street, PO Box 171 Peninsula Ohio 44264 330-657-2248 www.peninsulaartacademy.com A 501c (3) non-profit organization To promote the advancement of the arts in Northeast Ohio and the Village of Peninsula by providing instruction in the arts. Our instruction and education program are non-accredited; we seek to provide facilities, instruction, and peer critique to member artists and crafts persons in disciplines not commonly offered from other regional educational institutions.<br><br> With lectures, workshops, shows, instructional classes, rentals, lending library, visiting artists, meeting space and a retail gallery, the Peninsula Art Academy differentiates our products and services from other educational institutions by selecting unique curriculum and educational methodology. Thanks to generous donations and contributions as well as substantial grant awards from the GAR Foundation and the Akron Community Foundation Peninsula Art Academy is located in the Historic District of Peninsula adjacent to the Cuyahoga Valley National Park towpath trailhead and the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railway depot. <br><br>