Michael Buscemi in New Orleans

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One of our exclusive designers, Gerrie Bremermann located on Magazine St. in New Orleans, is featuring Ann Connelly Artist Michael Buscemi in this months “Art and Design New Orleans”.

Michel Buscemi was born in upstate New York. As a young child Michael traveled all around the country with his family. In 1986 they made their home in San Francisco bay area. For the past 12 years Michael has been living and working in the studio environment creating and developing a body of work as well as the distinguished style.
Independent film maker Peter Miller, made a documentary about Michael’s studio and his work in progress. Film documented the creation of an amazing large scale oil painting titled “The Sun & The Moon”.

Buscemi has been helping bay area artists unite by curating several art shows. Artist believes that the strength is in unity.

Michael’s work has become part of collections throughout the Bay Area, New York and Europe. He has also done several monumental size commissioned murals in USA and Europe.

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Demond at the Gallery at Manship Theater

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Join us this month at the Gallery at the Manship Theater located in the Shaw Center for the Arts
for a retrospective of the work of Demond Matsuo. Demond has been with Ann Connelly Fine Art
for 6 years and has grown and developed into an outstanding artist of originality and merit.
Help us celebrate his opening on January 24th at the Gallery at Manship Theater from 6-8.

“The moment I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere, they are in each other all along.
—Jalal ad-Din Rumi

This poem is how I think of my work. I search the world through seas of papers and inspirations, trying to arrive at a conclusion, a synthesis. The collage serves as a treasure map of sorts, an alchemical illustration pulling you through to understanding my overall meaning. In love we succumb to the new self that arises from the other. This is how I want you to think of my work. To understand you must look closely. There I leave you hints to my thoughts.”


Laurel St. Palooza 2014!

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This year’s Laurel St. Palooza was a huge success! Patrons, artists and the Baton Rouge community came together for a night filled with artwork, local cuisine, native music and fun! Ann Connelly Fine Art donated framing and artwork to benefit the Arts Council and its mission for a more inclusive and expressive community in the arts.

Flash Mob at Laurel St. Palooza

Flash Mob at Laurel St. Palooza

Taking over Laurel St. in Downtown Baton Rouge

Taking over Laurel St. in Downtown Baton Rouge