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Current and Upcoming shows / events:

 

 

           Throughout 2017 while visiting Leonia NJ, look for Bob’s sculptures at the downtown Erika and David Boyd Sculpture Garden, details  è “Here”

 

           June 16th through July 15th

Karen is exhibiting “Life is a Highway  at the Attleboro Arts museum in Attleboro Ma. during its show titled “LINE”

 

June 16th through July 29th

Bob’s work “Herman”, one of his “Age of Aquarium” sculptures, is on display at the Mystic Museum of Art as part of the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts 106th Annual Exhibition

 

July 7-31  

“Of The Earth”, a two person show of new works by Bob and Karen Madden at Gallery 66NY in Cold Spring NY.

 

 

October 14&15, October 21&22

ArtEast Open Studio Tour

 

 

 

 

StoneBones are available directly from RASP, and they are also available on the Doberman Rescue (DRU) website.  DRU receives 100% of the profit from each sale made through their website:   http://www.dru.org/affiliates.htm 

 

 

Notable Prior Events

 

2016

Saunders Farm Project – 2016

“Big Fish in a Little Pond”

Sept. 3 – Oct. 31

853 Old Albany Post Road 

Garrison NY 10524

http://www.collaborativeconcepts.org/exhibits.html

 

 

 

wAteR waTer” May

Gallery 66NY Cold Spring NY

 

Space Create:  “Out of Shape”

A two person show from Rock and A Soft Place

 

Feb 27 – March 26

115 Broadway, Newburgh, NY

http://www.spacecreate.co/

Riverwinds Gallery

April 9 – May 7  

172 Main St. Beacon, NY

http://www.riverwindsgallery.com/

 

2015

Saunders Farm Project – 2015

Sept. 5 – Oct. 31

853 Old Albany Post Road 

Garrison NY 10524

http://www.collaborativeconcepts.org/exhibits.html

 

 

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Gallery66NY:  “In My Life”

Karen and Bob featured artists at Gallery 66

www.gallery66ny.com

Gallery66NY:  “The Natural World”

Bob solo artist in Gallery66 Sculpture Garden

www.gallery66ny.com

Sin City Gallery: “Twelve Inches Of Sin”

Juried exhibition of contemporary erotica

“Very Well Hung”  (marble sculpture)

Las Vegas, NV

Skyllkill Chapter Embroiderers Guild of America

“A Fiber Artist:  Un-A-Frayed” 

Karen was the guest lecturer at the guild’s monthly meeting.

Hyde Park, NY

 

2014

 

Etui Fiber Arts Gallery

Karen’s Solo Show

Larchmont, NY

National Watch and Clock Museum

A Matter Of Time

Columbus, PA

Gallery 66

“Wandering Curves” 

Bob and Karen featured artists

Cold Spring, NY

 

2013

 

RASP articles in the Poughkeepsie Journal:

                       

Karen Madden - “What Inspires Me”

Bob Madden – “Portrait Of The Artist”

 

Kspace Contemporary – 3rd Coast National

Karen – “Moonphase” winner of Juror’s Award

Corpus Christi, TX

The Mid-Hudson Heritage Center:  “Textures”

An invitational including Karen and Bob’s work along with 7 local artists

Poughkeepsie, NY

Fiber Celebration 2013:  Northern Colorado Weavers Guild

 Moonphase won the Brown Sheep Wool Knitting in Excellence Award

Loveland Museum Gallery, Loveland, CO

The Great Hall, Springfield, Vermont

     “Five Seasons of Vermont” 

     www.facebook.com/GreatHallSpringfield?filter=1

 

 

2012

    

 

 

 

 

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition – “Color”  National Juried Show

Missing Pieces  Best Fabric Art award

Brooklyn, NY

Mamaroneck Artists Guild:  Eighth Open Juried Small Works

“Twisted Vision” – Received “Honorable Mention”

“When Art Meets Science”

Tivoli Artists Co-op

Curated by Bob Madden and Karen Madden

Lancaster County Art Association Invitational Exhibit

    Karen’s work exhibited in a 5 artist show

    

 

 

2011

            Form & Fantasy: A Contemporary Twist on Fiber Art

   The Mystic Art Center, Mystic CT

The Cooperstown Art Association; NATIONAL JURIED ART EXHIBITION         

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition; BLACK & WHITE

Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts  100th Annual Juried Show      

Lancaster County Art Association National Juried Exhibition

         (3rd Place Sculpture Award – Maybe It’s Mobius)

Strasburg PA               

Lancaster County Art Association Invitational Exhibit

    Bob’s work exhibited in a 5 artist show

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition  “Wide Open 2”

Gallery West 14th Annual Juried Show

“Twisted Vision”  (Honorable Mention Award)

Alexandria Virginia.

2010

New Directions 2010 - 26th Annual National Juried Show

Poughkeepsie, NY

Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts  99th Annual Juried Show     

Mystic, CT

The Lancaster County Art Association National Juried Exhibition              

             Strasburg, PA

Notable events prior to 2010

The Allied Artists of America 96th Annual Exhibition

            New York, NY

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Maggie’s Ribbon auctioned off for charity

            Saratoga Springs NY

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