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Artist Talk: David Boyajian

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The Avenue Concept

304 Lockwood St

Providence, RI 02907

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Join David Boyajian as he speaks about his work, including "Cotelydon", newly installed in Providence.

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Meet one of the artists behind The Avenue Concept's 2019 Public Sculpture program! David Boyajian will speak about his work and process. Boyajian's talk will be followed by a brief discussion and audience Q&A.

David Boyajian is an artist, art instructor, and the owner of David Boyajian Sculpture Studio in New Fairfield, Connecticut. In the early 1980s, Boyajian studied at Alfred University, the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and earned his MFA from the Maryland Institute Rinehart School of Sculpture. Following his fine art education, Boyajian continued his studies while assisting figurative sculptors Wolfgang Behl, Elbert Weinberg, and Andrew Coppola.Boyajian’s numerous public commissions include “The Weaving Shuttle” and “The Eye of the Needle” at the Mansfield Town Square in Mansfield, Connecticut,

“Lift,” a memorial to a former student at the Canterbury School in New Milford, and “Sanctuary” at the 9/11 Living Memorial at Sherwood Island for the state of Connecticut. His teaching career has spanned over twenty years at institutions such as Western Connecticut State University, Silvermine School of Art, and Hartford Art School at the University of Hartford.

"Cotelydon" is currently on display in downtown Providence at the corner of Empire and Fountain Streets.

EVENT DETAILS:

  • Reception begins at 6:00 PM.
  • Talk begins promptly at 6:30 PM.
  • Free and open to the public
  • Light refreshments served.
  • On-street parking. Enter through the black gate.

The Avenue Concept, proudly nurturing and supporting public art ecosystems since 2012. For more information, visit The Avenue Concept .

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