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Hi all!

I decided I would like to try using my journal for the odd informative post, since I'm still fairly convinced no one wants to hear me babble about my going-ones (especially since there isn't much to ever say, thanks to grad school)

Today I want to tell everyone about Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose. This is an art exhibit I personally cannot recommend enough.

Below is an overview (taken from the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art website):

The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) will feature some of the foremost contemporary artists through a ten year retrospective of the art magazine, Hi-Fructose. This exhibition is a unique opportunity to bring a broad spectrum of artwork by over 50 artists from the pages of magazines and computer screens to the walls of a contemporary art museum dedicated to educating on the significant art of today. Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose is a collaborative initiative by two like-minded organizations – MOCA in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and Hi-Fructose The New Contemporary Art Magazine in San Francisco, California. Both are committed to creating an awareness of contemporary art that is informative, imaginative and relevant. This multi-faceted exhibition will feature artists working in a variety of media including sculpture, installation, painting, ceramics, and photography as well as interactive community outreach and satellite exhibitions. A wide selection of educational programming, film screenings, panel discussions, and events will provide the public an opportunity to interact with the art and artists in exciting new ways.


Hi-Fructose is an absolutely amazing art magazine that features all the up and coming contemporary artists. This gallery really showcases both the magazine's vision, and the fantastic artists who contributed pieces. My all-time favorite artist, Beth Cavener has pieces in this exhibit. 

While the exhibit began at the VA MOCA its done there and will be going on the road, so people in other areas have a chance to see it!

EXHIBITION TOUR: 

If you live anywhere near these locations seriously go check it out. It was an incredible and inspiring experience for me so I'm confident others will feel the same.

If you'd like to find out more check out the Hi-Fructose website or the VA MOCA website www.virginiamoca.org/turn-page…

Thanks for reading!

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Welcome to my gallery!

I don't post much but my art is generally Anthro, Macabre/horror, and various craft goods (sewing, plushies).

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:hug: Enjoy the rest of your February! :)
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Whisski Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2016  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks so much! This really made me smile <3
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*dumps this here* <3!
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Whisski Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
I feel like I've already babbled enough but HNGHHHHHH I LOVE IT SO MUCHHHHHHHHH
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Thank you so much!!! <3
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Thanks so much! <3
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