Upcoming Exhibits in the Helen T. White Galleries

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Tony “The Bricklayer” Perniciaro
Regional Gallery | August 31, 2019 - November 10, 2019

Tony “The Bricklayer” Perniciaro was born in 1917 in Brooklyn, New York. A working class Sicilian-American, Perniciaro found his way to Pueblo in the late ‘70s. Perniciaro was an untrained “outsider” artist who started as a poet, eventually integrating drawings and color into his politically and socially charged poetry.

Event: Saturday, October 6, 2019 | Coffee with the Curator
Event: Friday, November 1, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk
Event: Friday, December 6, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk

A Spirit of Tradition: From the Bishop Tafoya Collection
2nd Floor Foyer | September 7, 2019 - May 3, 2020

Santos have been made for centuries, since the early Spanish Colonial era. In the Americas, local expressions and native materials created a distinctly New World Style. This exhibit features select santos from Bishop Tafoya, Ruth Gast and others from the permanent collection at the Sangre de Cristo Arts Center.

Event: Saturday, October 6, 2019 | Coffee with the Curator
Event: Friday, November 1, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk
Event: Friday, December 6, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk

Outsider Art: The Collection of Victor Keen
King Gallery | September 14, 2019 - January 5, 2020

Victor Keen’s interest in collecting encompasses much more than outsider art. This exhibition will highlight a sampling of these collections with examples of radios, toys and banks, and vintage worker’s ID badges in conjunction with the White Gallery’s exhibition of outsider art.

Event: Saturday, October 6, 2019 | Coffee with the Curator
Event: Friday, November 1, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk
Event: Friday, December 6, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk

Outsider Art: The Collection of Victor Keen
Hoag Gallery | September 21, 2019 - Novemberr 10, 2019

Dave Duros reappears at the Arts Center with amazing new works that will astound and enthrall the viewer. He magically transforms discarded refuse into works of art in the “Steampunk” aesthetic. Don’t miss the return of “Dr. Orphic”!

Event: Saturday, October 6, 2019 | Coffee with the Curator
Event: Friday, November 1, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk
Event: Friday, December 6, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk

George Widener: From the Collection of Victor Keen
3rd Floor Foyer | September 28, 2019 - January 12, 2020

George Widener (b.1962, Cincinnati, Ohio) is a self-taught artist and calendar savant who employs his extraordinary mathematical & calculating capabilities along with memorized census population statistics to create artworks based around significant dates and historical events.

Event: Saturday, October 6, 2019 | Coffee with the Curator
Event: Friday, November 1, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk
Event: Friday, December 6, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk

Outsider Art: The Collection of Victor Keen
White Gallery | October 4, 2019 - January 12, 2020

Hosting the Victor Keen collection at the Arts Center is an outstanding opportunity to share with our visitors and community a collection that pushes the boundaries of art and facilitates a native son to share his treasures with Pueblo.

Event: Saturday, October 6, 2019 | Coffee with the Curator
Event: Friday, November 1, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk
Event: Friday, December 6, 2019 | Free First Friday ArtWalk

Inspiration: Dale Chihuly, James Mongrain, and Vintage Venetian Glass
White Gallery | Summer 2020

Da Vinci Machines & Robotics
White Gallery | Summer 2022