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 Stain Glass Maker painting by Conrad Pickel

Gallery Fantasia painting by Ralph Papa

Conrad Pickel's stained glass architecture

Conrad Pickel Celebration
Sat., May 20, 2017, 8am - 1pm

The Conrad Pickel Celebration honors renowned stained glass artist Conrad Pickel, his historical imprint on South Florida, vision of his art and culture, and contribution to the global arts community.

TOUR 8:00 - 10:30 a.m.
35 registered participants for the bus tour will visit four Conrad Pickel points of interest such as Boynton Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Ascension Lutheran Church, St. Joseph's Episcopal Church, and Gallery Fantasia.
Ginger Pedersen, from the Boynton Beach Historical Society, will narrate the tour. 

REGISTER FOR THE TOUR
Contact John Durgan at 561.742.6010 or email DurganJ@bbfl.us
Tour participants will meet the bus in front of the City Library, 208 South Seacrest Blvd.
The bus leaves at 8am sharp, please arrive early. 
Limited to 35! 

PRESENTATIONS 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
On completion of the tour, the celebration will continue at the Boynton Beach City Library.  Between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30pm three presentations will focus on: 

  • “Conrad’s Historic Timeline and Imprint” by Warren Adams, City of Boynton Beach Historic Planner.
  • “Window of the Radiant Christ at the Iglesia Adventista Church” in West Palm Beach by Ginger Pedersen, Boynton Beach Historical Society Recording Secretary, historian and author
  • “A Tapestry in Stained Glass", a new pictorial biography authored by  Gene Moody presented by Paul Pickel (Limited copies of the book will be available to purchase.)

Following the presentations, a stained glass demonstration will be conducted by Leslie Miller, Conrad Studio’s.

 

For more information contact Debby Coles-Dobay, Public Art Manager at ColesDobayD@bbfl.us

Conrad Pickel Celebration is hosted by:

Conrad Pickel Celebration is hosted by

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or modification of policies or procedures to participate in a City program, service or activity, should contact the ADA Coordinator at (561) 742-6241, (TTY) 1-800-955-8771, as soon as possible but no later than 5 days before the scheduled event.


2017 International Kinetic Art Exhibit and Symposium

in the Cultural District of east Boynton Beach


2017 International Kinetic Art Exhibit and Symposium

in the Cultural District of east Boynton Beach

FREE to the Public

  • Saturday, February 4th, 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Sunday, February 5th, 10:00AM - 6:00PM

Indoor and Outdoor Exhibits | Symposium Presentations

Get Connected to One-of-a-Kind Visual Art Experiences

Fine art powered by solar, wind, light, sound, robotics, water, gravity and other elements

  • Tour 12 iconic kinetic artworks installations on the Avenue of the Arts.
  • Participate in monthly mobile making workshops that contribute to Kinetic Intentions community tree art project.
  • Engage in the community collaborative, Kinetic Art Project, that utilizes alternative energy and up-cycled objects.
  • View over 60 indoor kinetic artworks.
  • Interact with kinetic art influenced technological innovations.
  • Attend symposium presentations.
  • Enjoy kinetic performances.
  • Meet international kinetic artists.

For more information, please visit http://intlkineticartevent.org


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