Thursday, March 20, 2014

Celebrating the Humor of Vadim Bora - The April Fool Show Returns

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the artist's birth:

“The April Fool Show – Parts I and II”

 The April Fool Show – Part I (30 Battery Park Ave., old studio)
Opening Reception, Friday, April 4, 5-9 pm

The April Fool Show – Part II (Five Walnut Gallery)
Opening Celebration, Wednesday, April 9 
(Vadim Bora’s birthday), 5-8 pm
Both exhibitions run April 1 - April 30

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Seven Days, Seven Self-Portraits Virtual Exhibition

 Self-Portrait in Brush and Ink (c)

Master Sculptor and painter Vadim Bora was a true master of the portrait. "Faces You Might Know" was a significant exhibition in 2008 that featured over 200 portraits and self-portraits at Vadim Bora Gallery in Asheville, NC. Herewith, seven self portraits over seven days.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Celebrating Vadim - April 9

                           Photo Credit: Michael Oppenheim

April 9 marks the birth day of Vadim Bora. On the Vadim Bora Facebook page, we have been posting Seven Days, Seven Self-Portaits. They will be repeated here beginning tomorrow. Today, we remember him in the light.

"In the end, life is quite short. What you leave behind is your legacy -- and for an artist, that is his soul poured onto canvas, sculpted into clay and stone." VB (1954-2011)

Thursday, February 21, 2013

College Exhibition Concludes March 1

Blue Ridge Winter, Vadim Bora

"Silent Symphony - Land, Body, Water," a predominantly-landscape exhibition of works by Vadim Bora, will conclude at Mars Hill College's Weizenblatt Gallery March 1. The gallery is open Monday-Friday, 10-4. Besides landscapes, this soulful exhibition includes waterscapes,  allegorical works, sculpture, and a wall of select figurative works and self-portraits that serve to illustrate Bora's styles that transcend subject matter.

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Curator's Talk and Reception, Feb. 6

Mountain Repose, Vadim Bora 

Welcome to the Weizenblatt Gallery at Mars Hill College, Wednesday, February 6. The Curator's Talk for Silent Symphony - Land, Body, Water | Selected Works by the Late Master, Vadim Bora, takes place at 2 p.m. The reception, rescheduled due to inclement weather from January 19, commences at 3 p.m. and runs until 6. The exhibition includes several groupings of landscapes, drawings, and sculptures.

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

New Exhibition at Mars Hill College, Weizenblatt Gallery

The Weizenblatt Gallery at Mars Hill College presents:
Silent Symphony – Land, Body, Water
Selected Works by the Late Master, Vadim Bora
Curated by Constance Richards Bora

January 17 – February 28, 2013
Opening reception Thursday, January 17, 4–7 pm
Lecture Wednesday, February 6, 2 pm

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Retrospective Catalog

Proud to announce the Retrospective Catalog-Booklet.
50 pages full-color illustration and text
Essay and texts by co-curators Prof. Dusty Benedict and Constance E. Richards
Edited by Constance E. Richards
Design by Helen Robinson Design