NEWS & EVENTS

Advanced Showing of “ONENESS” – William Butler’s Commissioned Painting for Stained Glass Installation for the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Camden, NJ

Advanced Showing, Art Exhibit & Reception on Thursday, April 17th – 5-9pm

William’s commissioned painting “ONENESS” for the Camden Salvation Army Kroc Center at Gallery Eleven One at 339 N. Front St. in Camden, NJ. Remarks by the Kroc Center Camden Leadership and Art Talk by William at 6pm.

We are honored to partner with the Kroc Center Leadership and their tremendous work in transforming lives. The Kroc Center is 120,000 square feet on a 24 acre campus. What a gift to have this Center here in Camden. For more information and to connect with the Camden Kroc Center: www.camdenkroccenter.org or Facebook

Join us at Gallery Eleven One for this one-night exhibition on Thursday, April 17, 2014.
This exhibit will coincide with Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl from 5-9pm.

3rd Thursday Art Crawl & Camden Night Gardens – April 17th

Come experience the CREATIVE arts community located in the historic Cooper-Grant Neighborhood & University District near the Camden Waterfront every 3rd Thursday of the month..
Join us Thursday, April 17th, from 5-9pm
Please view all the participating venues & complete details at:

www.art11one.com.

Gallery Eleven One – Art Exhibit & Reception
5-9pm – Advanced Showing of William Butler’s Paintings for the Kroc Center, featuring the Kroc Center-Camden LeadershipRemarks and Art Talk will be at 6pm. Also, featuring paintings by William Butler – (339 N. Front St.)  www.art11one.com
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Camden Night Gardens – A Free Nighttime Art Festival  
7-11pm – on the Camden Waterfront (where Delaware Ave & Elm Street meet) – featuring performances by local artists (music & dance), site-specific art installations & projections, an illuminated BMX Performance, a water-based light production, a presentation of historic records and much more.
Featured Talented Performers include: DJ Vybe, Camden Sophisticated Sisters & Distinguished Brothers, Suzzette Ortiz Latin Jazz Trio, Dave Benjamin, Zabotage, Universal African Dance & Drum, Yung Poppa, Zay Billz, UCC Royal Brass Band, and BMX Riders. Check out
Camden Night Gardens on Facebook for more information.
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Stedman Gallery/Rutgers Center for the Arts
Art Exhibit 5-8pm – Compulsive Narratives: Stories that MUST be Told, featuring drawings, paintings, sculpture, print, videos and other objects pertaining to graphic novels – (314 Linden St. on Rutgers Campus) www.rcca.camden.rutgers.edu

Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl is a FREE & family-friendly event.

William’s Upcoming Live Art – Blessman Ministries Gala at the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates in Des Moines, IA – Thursday, May 8th

William will be painting live at the Blessman Ministries Gala on Thursday, May 8th, at the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates in Des Moines, IA. That evening, William’s finished live art painting will be available for purchase with the proceeds going to Blessman Ministries.

William is honored to partner with the wonderful leadership and all those at Blessman Ministries. This incredible organization provides immediate relief as well as education and training to those suffering from HIV/AIDS and to those in other vulnerable communities in South Africa. For more information on Blessman Ministries: www.blessmanministries.org

Recent Art Exhibit at Rollins Mansion in Des Moines, IA

Recent Art Exhibits at Gallery Eleven One in Camden, NJ

Photography Exhibit at Gallery Eleven One in Camden, NJ – featuring Pulitzer Prize winning photographer April Saul – March 20th – 5-9pm

Photography Exhibit & Reception - CAMDEN, NJ: A Spirit Invincible - featuring the photographs of April Saul, a Pulitzer Prize-winning Philadelphia Inquirer photojournalist who has just embarked on a one-year Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellowship to document life in Camden in words and pictures.

Join us at Gallery Eleven One for this one-night exhibition on Thursday, March 20, 2014.

This exhibit will coincide with Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl from 5-9pm -  April Saul will deliver an Art Talk at the top of each hour 6pm7pm, and 8pm. – (339 N. Front St.)

3rd THURSDAY ART CRAWL – March 20th

Join us this Thursday, March 20th, from 5-9pm
Please view all the participating venues & complete details at:
Special Events for Thursday, March 20th:
Gallery Eleven One - Photography Exhibit & Reception - 5-9pm - CAMDEN, NJ: A Spirit Invincible featuring photography by April Saul - Art Talk at the top of each hour 6pm, 7pm, and 8pm.
AlsoArt Exhibit featuring paintings by William Butler - (339 N. Front St.)
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Stedman Gallery/Rutgers Center for the Arts - New Art Exhibit 5-8pm - Compulsive Narratives: Stories that MUST be Told, featuring drawings, paintings, sculpture, print, videos and other objects pertaining to graphic novels – (314 Linden St. on Rutgers Campus) www.rcca.camden.rutgers.edu

Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl is a FREE & family-friendly event.

ART EXHIBIT – Rollins Mansion – Des Moines, IA

Rollins Mansion Gallery – Art Talk, Exhibit & Reception – Friday, March 28th, from 5-9pm 

Join us for an art talk, exhibit, and reception at the Rollins Mansion Gallery featuring paintings by William Butler on Friday, March 28th, from 5pm – 9pm. The Rollins Mansion Gallery is located in the beautiful & historical Rollins Mansion at 2801 Fleur Drive in Des Moines, Iowa. William’s Art Talk will begin at 7pm, and his paintings will be available for purchase.

William’s Art in Camden’s Annual Report & News

 

Camden’s Annual Report – REDISCOVER CAMDEN
We are honored to have William’s art and Gallery Eleven One included in Camden’s Annual Report.
William also was a speaker on an Innovation and the Arts Panel at Camden’s Annual Meeting. There are many dedicated people doing great things in the city, and we are hopeful for even more opportunities for those in the city of Camden. Special thanks to the Cooper’s Ferry Partnership Team.

The Gleaner – Rutgers University News Article – Gallery Eleven One
Also, we are thankful to be featured in an article in The Gleaner, the student-run newspaper of the Rutgers University – Camden campus. Special thanks to Alex Seidel and Tom Magjuka-Egan.

3rd THURSDAY ART CRAWL – February 20th

Join us this Thursday, February 20th from 5-9pm
Please view all the participating venues & complete details at:

www.art11one.com

Special Events for Thursday, February 20th:
Gallery Eleven One -
Art Exhibit & Reception – Paintings by William Butler – 5-9pm – Featuring Spoken Word by Camden’s own, Dave Benjamin Watkis- performances at the top of each hour 6pm, 7pm & 8pm.
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Stedman Gallery/Rutgers Center for the Arts -
New Art Exhibit 5-8pm – Compulsive Narratives: Stories that MUST be Told, featuring drawings, paintings, sculpture, print, videos and other objects pertaining to graphic novels. Guest curator Cheryl Harper will give a walking tour of the exhibition at 5:30pm. Elad Strohmayer, Deputy Counsel General to the Consulate General of Israel to the Mid-Atlantic Region, will deliver opening remarks. (314 Linden St. on Rutgers Campus)
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Please view the following Philadelphia Inquirer article on Camden’s Annual Meeting mentioning Camden’s 3rd Thursday and Gallery Eleven One (written by the accomplished Kevin Riordan with inspiring photos by April Saul)
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Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl is a FREE & family-friendly event.
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