monOrchid and ASU launch lunar exhibit: ‘Barnstorming the Moon

The monOrchid and ASU, with True North Studio, will launch a lunar exhibit entitled, “Barnstorming the Moon” from Friday, July 19, to Friday, Aug. 16 at the monOrchid, 214 E. Roosevelt St. The event is free to the public along with a special panel discussion at 6 p.m. on July 20 as experts discuss details […]

monOrchid to host Chester Bennington photograph exhibit

In partnership with True North Studio, monOrchid in Phoenix will welcome a photo exhibit of late Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington Friday, June 21. The exhibit is titled “Celebrating the Life of Chester Bennington” and is by local photographer/musician Jim Louvau, according to a press release. This is the first time this exhibit will be […]

Phoenix Symphony to perform space-themed concert at monOrchid

For the first time in the its 70-plus years, Phoenix Symphony will stretch its traditional format with a series that brings the live musical experience to the heart of the Roosevelt Row Arts District. The inaugural performance, SYMPHNY: monOrchid, will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 24 at the monOrchid, 214 E. Roosevelt St. in […]

‘Life & Death Portraits’ opens at monOrchid Dec. 2

Phoenix-based Shade Projects is presenting a solo exhibition of Marilyn Szabo’s “Life & Death Portraits,” in Shade Gallery at the monOrchid. The exhibition will showcase technically exquisite portraits taken over a 25 year period of various individuals both personally important and of prominent members in the community, according to a press release. The photographs featured include Allen Ginsberg, Mohammed Ali, musician Ray Manzarek, poet Ntozake Shange, sculptor Klaus Ihlenfeld, and studio assistant to Harry Bertoia, as well as memoir photographs of Ms. Szabo’s mother and friends.

‘Wild Edible Botanicals of Arizona’ exhibit slated at Phoenix gallery

Shade Projects has announced its next feature, the “Photographic Survey of the Wild Edible Botanicals of Arizona,” the solo exhibition of J.W. Fike in Phoenix’s Bokeh Gallery at the monOrchid. This exhibition showcases photography of various local botanicals that gracefully float in a black expanse that reference traditional photograms and contact prints, as well as what he calls visions from the collective unconscious, according to a press release. “I strive to create images that function as conduits in a uniquely charged space connecting art, science and spirituality,” said Mr. Fike in the release.

Southwest art exhibition opens at Phoenix’s monOrchid gallery

Shade Projects has announced its newest exhibit, “Cact-Us: A Show About Growing Together,” the solo exhibition of Jesse Perry at the monOrchid. “This is a show about the beauty and humor of living in the southwest, specifically Phoenix,” said Mr. Perry in a press release. He is marking his return and first solo exhibition.

‘What Happens in Between’ set for September First Friday opening

Shade Projects presents “What Happens in Between,” the solo exhibition of Kris Manzanares in Shade Gallery at the monOrchid. Ms. Manzanares makes her monOrchid debut showcasing her latest body of work “What Happens in Between” highlighting both paintings and sculpture. This exhibition emphasizes, “what happens in the wild moments glinting between the familiar framework of […]

Shade Gallery welcomes Delineation from Angel Cabrales

Shade Projects presents Delineation, the solo exhibition of Texas artist, Angel Cabrales. Mr. Cabrales is a multi-media sculptor who is creating dynamic sculptures and interactive installations, according to a press release, which is says is inspired by a great love for science, math and engineering. “This installation was conceptualized by the current issues on immigration in the Southwest, as well as the rest of the nation,” said Mr. Cabrales in the release.

Oza presents Cleansing the Soul in India at MonOrchid

  Shade Projects will present Cleansing the Soul in India, the solo photography exhibit of Nick Oza in Bokeh Gallery at the monOrchid from July 1 to July 24. An opening reception is scheduled from 6-10 p.m. on Friday, July 1 and the closing reception is 6-9 p.m. on Friday, July 22, with an intimate […]

Desert River/City River exhibit features Arizona landscapes

Shade Projects presents Desert River/City River, the solo exhibition of New York artist, Tony Winters, featuring visions of the landscape, part natural and man-made, that makes up the Phoenix watershed. This exhibition will be on display in Shade Gallery at the monOrchid until June 26, with a reception for the artist 6-9 p.m. on Friday, […]