Thursday, May 23rd: The Vienna Academy of Visionary Art

Art Spirit Now celebrates Visionary Art & Culture Month in Colorado!

Join us at 6pm for complimentary champagne refreshment and music.

Symposium begins at 7pm

Music until midnight, following the symposium presentations

Numerous faculty members of the Vienna Academy are Colorado residents and natives.  This event provides a unique opportunity to take part in forging a bridge between international arts communities.  Live music from cellist Jasmine Saraswati and jazz-fusion trio Reflexivity will create a distinctive ambiance in which to bask in this selectively curated exhibition.  Meet the artists and academy faculty to learn more about the motivation and momentum behind this inspired global art movement!

Events are held in an intimate gallery setting inside the newly-remodeled Agora At the Riverside, 1724 Broadway Ave. (at Arapahoe). Enjoy the beautiful creekside patio overlooking Central Park.

Seating is limited!

Tickets are available online and at Umba – 2043 Broadway in Boulder.

Featured Artists in the Exhibition (click name to visit artist’s website):

Laurence Caruana

Martina Hoffmann

Hikaru Hirata-Miyakawa

Amanda Sage

Android Jones

Aloria Weaver

David Heskin

Krystle Smith

Visionary Art & Culture Symposium:

Presentations from exhibiting artists and cultural visionaries, exploring the implications of a new renaissance upon the human condition. The symposium will consist of  3 segments of presentations interwoven with musical intermissions.  Each segment is comprised of 2-3 related presentations on topics relevant to visionary art and culture.

Presenters

Laurence Caruana – The Vienna Academy of Visionary Art

Hikaru Hirata-Miyakawa – From Mannerism through Visionary Art

Brigitte Mars – Plants and Consciousness

David Heskin – Art Spirit Now: “The Renaissance is Now”

Amanda Sage – Creativity, Collaboration and Liberation of the Art Spirit

Android Jones – The Creative Singularity

Musical Guests:

Jasmine SaraswatiSolo Cello

John March – Classical Guitar

Reflexivity A new jazz/beat-based act from Colorado featuring Seamus Moore (Human Agency), Ben Waligoske (Springdale Quartet) and Ryan Tipton (Ryan Tipton Group, Hot Club of Pearl Street). Created out of a mutual love for dance rhythms, improvisational music, and vintage pop/soul sensibilities, the group strives to create a sound that blurs lines between the jazz and electronic worlds. Music for the Future!