January 15, 2014 – Hoboken, N.J. – Art and sport come together this month at theBarsky Gallery in Hoboken, where “Art’s Salute to Football” welcomes visitors with an exhibit celebrating America’s greatest game.
The exhibit, which runs from January 25 through February 8, 2014, aims to connect the local art community with the more than 100,000 Super Bowl fans expected to descend upon the area. The game’s defining feature, the humble football, becomes a canvas for the artist to embellish, adorn, and otherwise enhance, creating reimagined sculptures that resonate with football and art enthusiasts alike.
“This exhibit features some incredible works of art, each one unique despite all starting with a basic foundation: the football,” says gallery owner Al Barsky. “It is such a pleasure to showcase the work of talented local artists in this fun exhibit that we hope will draw the interest of community members and the many athletes, media, fans, and others visiting our region for Super Bowl XLVIII.” Continue reading Hoboken’s Barsky Gallery celebrates Super Bowl’s visit to New Jersey with new exhibit