Come out for Radiant Hall's Annual Spring Open Studios! Happening the first three Saturdays in May, the open studios will give visitors an inside look at Pittsburgh's largest studio collective, with over 60 artists in three locations. Mark your calendars and get ready to discover Pittsburgh's studio arts like never before.
May 6th, Radiant Hall Lawrenceville, Lawrenceville, Spring Open Studio 11-6pm RSVP and share on Facebook
May 13th, Radiant Hall Susquehanna, Homewood, Spring Open Studio 11-6pm RSVP and share on Facebook
May 20th, Radiant Hall Nova Place, North Side, Spring Open Studio 11-6pm RSVP and share on Facebook
This year the Lawrenceville Artists Studio Tour turns 12! To celebrate, we spoke with graphic designer Paul Schifino, a Lawrenceville native, who has crafted the event's identity since day one (2005). Trace the logo's evolution in pictures, and learn why this year's poster is the most "social" yet.
Nine Stories, Lawrenceville’s first bookstore in decades, is celebrating Grand Opening on Saturday, October 1!
To celebrate, we asked the Nine Stories team to curate a selection of books especially for us artsy types. (One of them has "engineer" in the title - bold move, Nine Stories.) Check out their recommendations in this post and visit them in store!
The lineup for our August 16 and 18 dinners: Chef David Bulman of Plated Trade will cook for us in the beautiful studio of architect Page Thomas, a neighbor in our Susquehanna Street studios. Click for details and tempting food pics.
Best of all, all proceeds directly support Radiant Hall's operations. That means directly helping Pittsburgh's amazing, hard-working artists.
Pittsburgh multimedia producer Njaimeh Njie has been working for years on Powered by (G)race, an an ongoing, multimedia exploration of contemporary black womanhood. Now a selection of photos from the projectare on view at the Energy Innovation Center in the Hill District, curated by Casey Droege. Radiant Hall coordinated this exhibition with support from Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts.
Following a successful expansion into two new locations last fall, Radiant Hall Studios is now poised to launch a new creative services enterprise. Called “Radiant Hall Work,” its mission is to connect clients to Pittsburgh’s best emerging creatives, artists, and craftspeople while broadening the Radiant Hall network. Read the full press release and more.
"John Riegert" is a multi-media exhibit that features work from 252 artists, including Radiant Hall Nova Place member Travis Mitzel. According to the exhibition's media people, it is expected to be the largest group exhibition in Downtown Pittsburgh history. Read on for Mitzel's reflections on foam as a medium for figural sculpture.
Last night we welcomed twenty-two guests to Radiant Hall's inaugural Studio Dinner. The event took place at our Lawrenceville location, which was completely transformed for the occasion with hanging trellis draped with vines and summer flowers. Check out a gallery of beautiful pictures by Ben Filio!
Radiant Hall will open three studio locations to the public on Saturday, April 23, 10am - 5pm in collaboration with the FULLTIME Festival—a city-wide celebration of hard working, creative people. Visit one or all three of our locations and see what all of our artist members have been up to!