Chalk It Up http://tpr.org en See A Super-Long Accordion At Artpace's Localized Histories Exhibit http://tpr.org/post/see-super-long-accordion-artpaces-localized-histories-exhibit <p>Open now at Artpace in the upstairs Hudson Showroom is the new exhibit Localized Histories. Artpace’s Deputy Director Mary Heathcott explains the collection's backstory.</p><p>"Most central to the exhibition is a work by Artpace’s founder, Linda Pace. Linda Pace worked with assemblage and found objects in her own artwork," she says.</p><p>From huge works taking an entire wall, to smaller ones using dimes, nickels and small balls, they’re all comprised of artist-found elements. Then there’s the piece in the center of the room.</p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 21:54:31 +0000 Jack Morgan 18812 at http://tpr.org See A Super-Long Accordion At Artpace's Localized Histories Exhibit Artspace's 9th annual Chalk It Up Festival This Saturday, Oct. 13 http://tpr.org/post/artspaces-9th-annual-chalk-it-festival-saturday-oct-13 <p>On Saturday the grey streets and sidewalk of Houston St. will be replaced with art murals made with chalk. For nearly a decade, Artpace’s Chalk It Up festival has gathered artists to express their talent on a canvas that people normally literally walk all over.&nbsp;</p><p>Artpace Deputy Director Mary Heathcott said that&nbsp; holding a show like Chalk It Up allows for a much larger audience.</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 16:19:43 +0000 Joey Palacios 347 at http://tpr.org Artspace's 9th annual Chalk It Up Festival This Saturday, Oct. 13