January 15, 2014 â€“ Hoboken, N.J. â€“ Art and sport come together this month at theBarsky GalleryÂ in Hoboken, where â€œArtâ€™s Salute to Footballâ€ welcomes visitors with an exhibit celebrating Americaâ€™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 gameâ€™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.
â€œThis exhibit features some incredible works of art, each one unique despite all starting with a basic foundation: the football,â€ says gallery owner Al Barsky. â€œIt 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.â€ Continue reading Hobokenâ€™s Barsky Gallery celebrates Super Bowlâ€™s visit to New Jersey with new exhibit