GOCA

The Big Something
3:54 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

An Interview With GOCA Curator Daisy McConnell

"You Keep Things [3]" by Suchitra Mattai

The Galleries of Contemporary Art at UCCS open a new show called "Visual Environments" tonight, Friday, August 2 at their downtown gallery featuring the work of Pattie Lee Becker and Suchitra Mattai (see images below). A week from tomorrow, GOCA will host its largest fundraiser of the year, an art party called BRILLIANT. I spoke with GOCA Curator Daisy McConnell about the events.

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The Big Something
3:46 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

The Brilliant Sean O'Meallie: How Does He Do It?

Lucky for those of you who plan to attend the Gallery of Contemporary Art's Brilliant Benefit on Saturday, August 10, local artist Sean O'Meallie has "Got A Handle On It: Circus", one of his deceptively whimsical sculptures, available for auction. You know how these things go: A piece worth $3-$4K could be yours for as little as... well, who knows? But it'll likely be quite a deal, particularly when you watch this slide show that shows that the art of making things look easy is indeed still difficult.

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