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The Clare Gallery is a not-for-profit professional exhibition gallery located in the Franciscan Center for Urban Ministry. Clare Gallery exhibitions, receptions, and artist lectures are free and open to the public. The Clare Gallery Committee promotes the arts through its exhibits and educational programs which focus on world religious, interfaith, and social justice themes.
Committee members promote the Gallery by generating written and visual publicity materials; setting up and taking down exhibits; providing hospitality at receptions; coordinating scheduling with other parish ministries; researching art and artists for exhibits; and coordinating the Gallery's finances and fundraising opportunities.
Clare Gallery hours are from:
- 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays;
- 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Fridays;
- 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays and
- 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Sundays.
Free parking is available directly across from the Church and Urban Center, and the facility is handicapped accessible.
Unto Us a Gift Is Given: Collages by Joy Floyd. This exhibition is free and open to the public and extends from October 31 - December 29, 2013. Reception and Artist Lecture will be held on First Thursday, November 7th from 5:30–7:30 p.m. At the reception, Floyd will discuss how her search for materials in ongoing and her process of creating collage art is continuous. She considers herself a painter utilizing the medium of "stuff" rather than paint and employs a table instead of an easel. Her found materials inspire her art-making process. Please Click Here for more information.