Redesigning Moment, by Suzanne Menon
Brickbottom Gallery is currently honoring the centennial of the storied MacDowell Colony with a show featuring local MacDowell fellows Karen Aqua, Toby Atlas, Michael Beatty, Erica Daborn, Liza Folman, Jane Goldman, Brian Healy, Catherine Kernan, Nona Hershey, Colleen Kiely, Suzanne Menon, Debra Olin, Amy Ragus, Lorna Ritz, Paul Santoleri, Jonathan Santos, Sandra Stark, Naoe Suzuki, Debra Weisberg, and Chantal Zakari.
The opening reception is this Sunday, January 21, at 4 PM, featuring music by the "Blues Cabaret" jazz quartet, with a 6 PM music improv by Ken Field and David Sholl, followed by a 7 PM animation by Karen Aqua. There will also be a Writers' Evening on Sunday, January 28, at 7 PM, with Herbert Krohn, Marsha Pomerantz, Monica Raymond and Joyce Van Dyke.
The Brickbottom Gallery is located at 1 Fitchburg St., Somerville. Hours:Thursday-Saturday, 12-5 pm, and by appointment. Wheelchair accessible; free and open to the public. For more information, call 617-776-3410 or log onto www.brickbottomartists.com/site/gallery_current.html.