Sunday, February 21, 2010
Anil & Neera Chhabra, Laura Noland Harter, Steve Ross, Delton Harrison: Collector's Eye opens at Artspace with party on Fri, Feb 26, 5:30 pm
Included in the exhibition are artworks collected by
- Delton O. Harrison
- Laura Noland Harter
- Drs. Anil & Neera Chhabra
- Steve Ross
- and many others.
The Chhabras are sharing pieces from their collection of over 50 pieces of Indian art from their native homeland. Anil Chhabra said, “They have gained a greater appreciation for the gold-trimmed ceramic pieces that are commonly seen in India but rarely in America.” One of his favorite pieces is a carved sandalwood sculpture of Indian dancers that is over 100 years old and was handed down from Neera’s grandfather.
It opens with a public reception at
- artspace, 710 Texas Street
- Friday, February 26th at 5:30 pm.
- the café @ artspace will be serving edible collectibles
- entertainment will be provided by neo-soul specialists Muzikology, featuring Larry Ellis, Chris Washington, Zefrem Smith, Ricky Jones and guests.
- participate in a community “Paint-by-number” project of an animated painting designed by William Joyce, artspace Artistic Director, that will be in the artspace Fun-A-Torium.
Event admission is $10.00.