A compendium of art, design, and all types of craftsmanship to be presented by the residents of the famous Cotton Mill Studios. Open to the public, this free event features open studios plus the hallways of the first and fourth floors transformed into a gallery showcasing the talents of Cotton Mill artists, designers, craftspeople and makers of all kinds.
Attendees will get an exclusive glimpse at the diverse artists that claim The Cotton Mill as their home as well as a selection of outside artists. Sculpture, painting, photography, metalwork, perfume, jewelry design, and woodworking are among the variety of arts represented at the Mill.
For more information on F3 and the Cotton Mill, visit us online at: http://www.f3oakland.com/
Cotton Mill Studios’ F3 Open Studios Art Reception
Friday, January 21, 2011 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Meet the artists and enjoy music, light fare, and beverages.
Cotton Mill Studios
1091 Calcot Place
Oakland, CA 94606
The beautiful and historic live/work Cotton Mill Studios, located in the Jingletown Arts District in East Oakland, will be exhibiting the artwork of resident artists in addition to non-residential artists for its second F3 (Third Fridays) exhibition. Exhibiting artwork consists of various media including paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry, perfume, fashion, metalwork, and woodwork.
Exhibiting Cotton Mill Studios artists are: Dee Adams, Jacob Cohen, Tyese Cooper, The Hammersmith Guild Design Group, Monika Harris, RW Hawkins, Zoe Hong, Paul Kardash, Chris Palmatier, Libby Patterson, Adele Richert, Candy Stoner, Michael Taft, Elizabeth Tennant, Susan Tuttle, and more.
FLOAT Gallery, located in the Cotton Mill Studios building, will be open from 6 to 9 p.m., featuring encaustic collages by Shelly Gerrish and kinetic sculpture by Benjamin Cowden in “The Mechanics of Texture” exhibit.
Free shuttle transportation will be provided to and from the Fruitvale BART station to Cotton Mill Studios from 6 to 10:30 p.m. Look for the F3 logo on the shuttle van.