As we do our best to navigate through our new daily routine, I wanted to give you the option to purchase a gift card for future use. I know many you would like to support us during this crazy time. All you have to do is follow the above link and it’s a simple purchase. Gift cards do not expire and you can send it to a friend or yourself. If you send it to yourself now you can always share it with a friend later!
Hatch Art House has been on Willy Street in Madison, Wisconsin for 9 1/2 years, can you believe it?! We will pull through this! Our neighborhood is a strong bunch and the support is felt everyday. With Much Gratitude-Tammy
For the months of October and November, Hatch Art House will be showcasing the artwork of Wisconsin artist, Nicci Martin. “Nicci Martin describes her work as “FUNctional art,” and her paintings, sculptures, accessories and mixed media creations certainly live up to that description. Whimsical, creative and colorful, Nicci’s art draws inspiration from nature and a wide range of influences, with flowers, birds, dogs and more playing out in bold, vibrant hues.” The artist reception will be coinciding with the MMoCA Fall Gallery Night, Friday, October 4th from 5-9 pm and the show will run October 1st through November 30th.
Our May featured artists are mixed media assemblage artist, Bruce Furlin and contemporary painter, Peggy Engsberg Furlin. Let’s celebrate their works of art during MMoCA’s Spring Gallery Night! Artist reception is Friday, May 3rd 5-9pm. Refreshments will be served. Hatch will be showcasing Peggy and Bruce’s artwork from May 1st -31st. Check out the Facebook event here.
The August featured artist, Lauren Ann Paul is a textile and surface designer. This month she will be showcasing her latest art works in modern rug hooking.
“Lauren enjoys playing with color, pattern and texture across many mediums. Her training as a textile and surface designer has her putting her original art onto everyday items. Fabric storage bins, head bands and tea towels are just a few of her current muses.”
Laurens artwork will be showcased at Hatch August 1st-31st with an artist reception Friday, August 11th 6-9pm. Refreshments will be served.
Our May featured artist is the illustrator, Michael Hirshon. Hatch will be showcasing his latest illustrations including many Madison-themed pieces.
The artist reception will be coinciding with the MMoCA Spring Gallery Night, Friday, May 5th from 5-9 pm and the show will run May 1st through the 31st.
April featured artist, Jenie Gao is a multi-medium artist. This month she will be showcasing her paintings and prints.
“Jenie Gao is an artist and printmaker specializing in the mediums of woodcut and ink drawing. Her work focuses on the interdependence of preservation and change. She discusses how the objects we choose to keep and places and images we associate ourselves with act as anchor points in our families, friendships, and relationships. The desire to anchor ourselves in familiarity contrasts with the need to grow amidst inevitably variable surroundings. At the same time, a grounded sense of identity enables further growth, by creating opportunities to connect with others and change along with our environment.”
Jenie’s artwork will be showcased at Hatch April 1st-30th with an artist reception Friday, April 14th 6-9pm. Refreshments will be served.
Jennifer Darner Wolfe’s stoneware pottery speaks of quiet connections and modern lifestyles.She’s inspired by the Scandinavian roots of the Wisconsin she grew up in, big Wyoming skies with sagebrush dotted hills where her children were born, and the nesting comfort of those she loves. Her personal voice in clay is formed through the playfulness of the process and her love of minimalist design. Jennifer’s ceramics will be showcased at Hatch for the month of November, with an artist reception Friday, November 11th from 6-9pm. Refreshments will be served.
The Hatch Art House featured artist for September is Craig Grabhorn of C.Cal Design Studio.Craig is currently the Community Arts Specialist with The John Michael Kohler Art Center in Sheboygan, WI. He’s been working on ceramic plaques to pair with his modern and fresh screen prints which will be highlighted at Hatch for the month of September.
Hatch will be showcasing Craig’s work from September 1st-30th with an artist reception on Friday, September 9th from 6-9pm. Refreshments will be served.
The Hatch Art House featured artist for August is Monica Dalmau of Madison (via San Juan, Puerto Rico.)Monica is currently using ink on paper for her colorful bird drawings. Hatch will be showcasing Monica’s work from August 2nd-31st with an artist reception on Friday, August 12th from 6-9pm. Refreshments will be served.
“My drawings are inspired by the critters that live around my neighborhood. I have developed a little bit of a fascination with the local birds.”