Posts Categorized: Arts & Music

The Mercurial Is…For Sale!

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  That’s right.   After over four years of managing, writing, selling, marketing, etc. etc. The Mercurial, I, your humble editor/co-curator/ad rep/toilet cleaner, am moving on to a freelance writing career.   The magazine is for sale, so if you have a vision for The… Read more »

Photos: Jamison Odone’s ‘Strange Little Books’ & Our Singer-Songwriter Showcase

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Photo by Amanda Bloom.

all photos by Amanda Bloom   For ‘Strange Little Books,’ Jamison Odone’s exhibition at The Mercurial, Odone conceived and created a whimsical installation displaying the original watercolor and ink paintings from his most recent book, Mole Had Everything, across the three gallery walls in seven yarn-and-nail,… Read more »

Artist Talk: Jamison Odone

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From left to right: Mercurial Gallery owner Amanda Bloom, artist Jamison Odone, and sound technician Alec Jordan before Odone's August 1 artist talk at his show 'Strange Little Books.' Photo by John Lynch.

Audio recorded by Alec Jordan   As a part of The Mercurial Gallery’s ‘Strange Little Books’ exhibition, on display through August 16, the gallery held an artist talk with featured artist Jamison Odone, a children’s book author and illustrator, on August 1. For ‘Strange Little Books,’ Odone conceived… Read more »

Digital Gallery: Todd Smith – New York City Street Portraits in Medium Format, 1967-1977

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Photograph by Todd Smith.

  See these photographs and more of Smith’s work at Pizzeria Lauretano in Bethel, Connecticut, through August.  The Pizzeria is located at 291 Greenwood Avenue.   [Pizzeria Lauretano is an advertiser on The Mercurial.]   For more information, visit pizzerialauretano.com.     “I was born… Read more »

Call to Photographers: Outdoor “DisH” Exhibit in Danbury

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Executive directors of (left) CityCenter Danbury, Andrea Gardner, and the Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut, Lisa Scails, with last year's "best in show" DisH photograph, "Fresh Catch" by Shona Curtis.

  The Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut, in partnership with the Danbury Farmers’ Market Community Collaborative (DFMCC), invites photographers to participate in the  2013 DisH Photography Exhibition, an outdoor exhibit in downtown Danbury.   Sponsored by HARTransit, this exhibit’s theme is The DisH––Downtown is Happening…. Read more »