Visual Arts

Erector Square Studios Stretch From Roots To Clouds

by Sophie Haigney | Nov 2, 2016 7:13 am

It was a little hard to locate the line between Joseph Saccio’s studio and his sculpture.

His materials and his finished work were both on display at the final weekend of Artspace’s City Wide Open Studios, at Erector Square. Slabs of oak, round stones, rolled-up maps, bright scarves, and little metal trinkets were scattered throughout the studio — and his stunning natural sculptures almost appeared to grow from this pleasant disorder.

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Erector Square Artists Prepare For CWOS Final Lap

by David Sepulveda | Oct 27, 2016 7:14 am | Comments (3)

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO Artists’ studios at Erector Square have been crackling with activity this week as artists straighten out their spaces and make important aesthetic decisions about what to show, and how best to show it, in preparation for the thousands of visitors who will attend their studios during the final weekend of City Wide Open Studios.

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Food Meets Art Meets Fun

by Lucy Gellman | Oct 26, 2016 10:53 am | Comments (1)

Lucy Gellman Photo Laughing, New Havener Anna Bresnick motioned to the small, richly purple eggplant she was holding, said its name out loud, and then rolled it gently across the tabletop to her grandson, Elan Arias. He giggled, reached out, and inspected it before focusing on the next vegetable Bresnick was holding: a long, sweet cayenne pepper, waxy in the building’s low light. 

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