Inward Morning - Kara Ruth Snyder News http://inwardmorning.com The latest news from Inward Morning - Kara Ruth Snyder. en-us Sun, 24 Sep 2017 01:35:30 CDT Sun, 24 Sep 2017 01:35:30 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss "Work" - A Group Show at Panza Gallery <div style="text-align: right;">&nbsp; "Work"...Opening October 8, 2016, from 6 to 9 PM at Panza Gallery in Millvale. Don'tmiss it!! Please visit the following link for more information:&nbsp;</div><div id="AppleMailSignature" style="font-family: UICTFontTextStyleBody; font-size: 23px;"></div><div id="AppleMailSignature" style="font-family: UICTFontTextStyleBody; font-size: 23px;"><a href="http://www.panzagallery.com/Panza_Gallery/Work.html">http://www.panzagallery.com/Panza_Gallery/Work.html</a></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><img src="/admin/../resources/img/blog_img/100/IMG_4555.JPG" width="224" height="231" align="textTop" alt="" />&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;Kara Snyder, <em>Female Figure Stretching</em>, 36 x 36", acrylic and duct tape on canvas, 2016 &nbsp;</div> Fri, 07 Oct 2016 18:24:50 CDT Waves: Perceptions of Light and Sound - Abstract Paintings by Kara Ruth Snyder <p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica;"><span style="letter-spacing: 0px;"><strong>Waves: Perceptions of Light and Sound&nbsp;</strong></span></p><div><strong>January 15 - February 27, 2014&nbsp;</strong></div><p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica;"><br /></p><div><img src="/admin/../resources/img/blog_img/100/SnyderK2_AllThisIsThat.jpg" alt="Kara Ruth Snyder, &quot;All This is That&quot;, acrylic and mixed media on canvas, 36 x 36&quot;, 2013" align="right" width="400" height="379" />&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 14px;"><br /></p><p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica;"><span style="letter-spacing: 0px;">An exhibit of abstract acrylic paintings by Kara Ruth Snyder which seeks to harness the properties of the wave form.&nbsp; The impulse, the motion, the travel, the action and the impact, both literal and symbolic.&nbsp; Waves are all around us.&nbsp; There are sound waves, light waves, there are waves of wind and water.&nbsp; And then there are the waves of human emotion and healing energy.&nbsp; The physical wave form itself, with its crest and trough and traveling force,&nbsp; can be seen as a metaphor for our cosmic reality.</span></p><div>&nbsp;</div><div>At the<a href="www.twww.trustarts.org/crawl" title="The Gallery Wall" style="color: #99cc00;"> <font color="#808000">Gallery Wall</font></a><font color="#808000"></font><a title="The Gallery Wall at Cabaret Theater" href="www.trustarts.org/crawl" style="color: #808000;"> </a>at the Cabaret Theater in Pittsburgh's Cultural District!</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Join me on January 24, 2014 from 5:30 - 9:00 PM at 655 Penn Avenue, Downtown, as part of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust's "Gallery Crawl"...</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>This show features 18 acrylic and mixed media paintings that range in size from 12 x 12" to 48 x 60". &nbsp;All works are for sale at greatly reduced prices!!</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Please feel free to contact me with any questions.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>For more information about this venue, please click on the following link: <a href="http://www.trustarts.org/visit/facilities/backstage/" title="The Gallery Wall at the Backstage Bar">&nbsp;</a><a href="http://www.trustarts.org/visit/facilities/backstage/" title="The Gallery Wall at the Backstage Bar" style="color: #808000;">The Gallery Wall at the Backstage Bar</a><a href="http://www.trustarts.org/visit/facilities/backstage/" title="The Gallery Wall at the Backstage Bar">.</a>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 08:41:26 CST Kara Ruth Snyder - December 2013 Update <div><strong><img src="/admin/../resources/img/blog_img/100/Glare3.JPG" width="207" height="283" align="textTop" alt="" /></strong></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div><strong>&nbsp; KARA</strong><strong>&nbsp;RUTH SNYDER: &nbsp;DECEMBER 2013 UPDATE</strong></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Hello to All,&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Dec 15 &nbsp;2013</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Just wanted to give a quick update about what has been going on with my art lately. &nbsp;I currently have two exhibits going on:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>1. <strong style="font-style: italic;">&nbsp;TRANSITION</strong></div><div>Collected Works 2011 - 2013&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;Through the month of December 2013</div><div></div><div>The Square Cafe</div><div>1137 Braddock Ave</div><div>Regent Square, PA 15218&nbsp;&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>2. <strong><em>&nbsp;3 Perspectives: &nbsp;An Attempt to Understand</em></strong></div><div>Curated by the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh and featuring the poetic works of Judith R. Robinson - Through December 30, 2013</div><div></div><div></div><div>Union Hall - above Bar Marco &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</div><div>2216 Penn Ave</div><div>Pittsburgh, PA (in the Strip!)</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>This is a traveling exhibition and will run through March 2, 2014. &nbsp;Check out this link for more information: &nbsp;&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 12px;">COMING IN JANUARY 2014:</span></div><div><strong><em>Waves: &nbsp;Perceptions of Light and Sound</em></strong></div><div>Solo Exhibition exploring the characteristics of the wave form</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><img src="/admin/../resources/img/blog_img/100/IMG_2319.jpg" width="1574" height="1286" align="left" alt="" />&nbsp;</div><div>The Gallery Wall at the Backstage Bar at the Cabaret Theater in Pittsburgh's Cultural District!</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>655 Penn Avenue</div><div>Pittsburgh, PA 15219</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Show will run from January to February 2013 and will be part of the Gallery Crawl on January 24th&#8230;Don't miss it!!&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div> Sun, 15 Dec 2013 15:00:37 CST 3 Perspectives: An Attempt to Understand <div>A Traveling Exhibition-- Opening on December 5, 2013, at 5:30 PM&#8230;A collaborative exhibition curated by the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh and featuring the poetic work of poet Judith R. Robinson and abstract acrylic paintings by Kara Ruth Snyder. &nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Exhibit runs from November 22, 2013 to January 2, 2014. &nbsp;After it's debut at Union Hall in the Strip District, it will move on to JUC Hillel on the Carnegie Mellon University campus through February 2, and then to The Jewish Community Center through March 2.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Below is a link with more information:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><div id="pageHeader" style="width: 1164px; background-color: #ffffff; border-bottom-style: solid; border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;"><div id="userWelcome" style="position: absolute; width: 254px; height: 21px; right: 20px; top: 35px; font-size: 11px;"></div><div id="searchBox" style="position: absolute; width: 254px; height: 21px; right: 20px; top: 70px; font-size: 11px;"><form name="search" action="http://holocaustcenterpgh.org/search.html" method="get"><input type="submit" value="Search" style="margin-left: 5px; 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font-size: 30px; line-height: 31px;"></div><div id="PageAuthor"></div><div id="PageSource"></div><div id="PageDate"></div></div><form name="aspnetForm" method="post" action="http://holocaustcenterpgh.org/page.aspx?id=265856" id="aspnetForm"><div></div></form><div id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_PagePanel"><div id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_spanTop"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_ContentControl1" style="display: inline-block; width: 966px;"><div id="htmltext"><div id="C482822" style="margin: 0px 0px 8px;"><div><div><div><div><div id="moduleElement" style="overflow: auto; margin: 0px 8px; clear: both;"><div id="compBody" style="font-size: 13px;"><table cellspacing="1" align="center" style="border: 6px solid #000000; width: 650px;"><tbody><tr><td style="font-size: 12px;"><table cellpadding="2" align="center" style="background-color: #dbdbdb; width: 650px; border-collapse: collapse;"><tbody><tr><td colspan="2" style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial;">The Holocaust Center of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh presents:&nbsp;<br /><strong><span style="font-size: x-large;">3 Perspectives: An Attempt to Understand</span></strong></span></td></tr><tr><td style="font-size: 12px; width: 338px;"><p><a href="http://pittsburgh.fedweb.jewishfederations.org/HC3P" style="color: #3a71a5;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><img src="http://www.jfedpgh.org/display_image.aspx?ID=418717" width="350" style="border-width: 0px;" alt="" /></span></a><span style="font-family: Arial;"><br /><em><span style="font-size: small;">Art: The Blue Heart/A Painting for Patrick; Kara Ruth Snyder</span></em></span>&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size: large;"><strong>WHEN</strong>: December 5, 2013 | 5:30pm<br /><strong><br />WHERE</strong>: Union Hall&nbsp;<br />(Bar Marco)&nbsp;<br />2216 Penn Ave&nbsp;<br />The Strip District</span></span></p><p><strong><span style="font-size: x-large;"><a href="http://pittsburgh.fedweb.jewishfederations.org/HC3P" style="color: #3a71a5;"><span style="font-size: large;"><span style="font-family: Arial;">CLICK HERE TO RSVP</span></span></a></span></strong></p></td><td style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size: large;">Please join the artists and curators for an exhibition opening<strong>.&nbsp;</strong>Enjoy refreshments as you seek your own perspective on the Holocaust.&nbsp;</span><br style="font-size: large;" /><span style="font-size: medium;"><p>This original exhibition, curated by the Holocaust Center of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh,&nbsp; helps to explain the events of the Holocaust through art, narrative and history, and features the creative works of&nbsp;<strong>Judith Robinson</strong>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<strong>Kara Snyder.</strong></p><p><strong>I hope to see you there!</strong></p><p><strong>Dr. Joel Schuman</strong><br />Holocaust Center Programming Chair</p></span></span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: medium;"><em>Please RSVP by November 24.</em></span></td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="font-size: 12px;"><p><span style="font-family: Arial;"><strong>&nbsp;<br />Perspective</strong>: We all approach the events of the Holocaust from unique perspectives. It is through these perspectives that we try to make sense of this world that we live in.<br /><br /><strong>History</strong>: A chronological record of significant events.<br /><br /><strong>Narrative</strong>: Is personal. It makes us cry because it shows that everything that happens in this world happens to someone just like us, a person.<br /><br /><strong>Art</strong>: Is evocative. It allows us to wipe away the tears and cope with the struggle of reality, while feeling closer to those who lived through the struggles.</span></p></td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="font-size: 12px; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><br />This and all Holocaust Center programs are funded through the generosity of our donors, either through direct annual giving or gifts to our Endowment Funds.&nbsp;<br /><br />This traveling exhibition will be displayed at the following venues:&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>November 22, 2013 - December 30, 2013</strong><br />Union Hall (Bar Marco) | 2216 Penn Ave, 15222&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>January 2, 2014 - February 2, 2014</strong><br />Edward &amp; Rose Berman Hillel Jewish University Center | 4607 Forbes Ave, 15213&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>February 3, 2014 - March 2, 2014</strong><br />Jewish Community Center - Squirrel Hill | 5738 Forbes Ave, 15217&nbsp;<br /><br />Questions? 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All Rights Reserved<br /><a href="http://holocaustcenterpgh.org/privacy_policy.html" style="color: #3a71a5;">Privacy Policy</a>&nbsp;&nbsp; | &nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="http://holocaustcenterpgh.org/terms_of_use.html" style="color: #3a71a5;">Terms of Use</a><br /></span><div></div></h3></div>&nbsp;</div> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 17:10:06 CST "Portals" - Kara Ruth Snyder Solo Exhibition at the Nutting Gallery, West Liberty University, October 2013 <p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; "><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; "><strong>PORTALS:&nbsp; Abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings by Kara Ruth Snyder are inspired by meditation and are presented as potential doorways into (or out of) the consciousness of both artist and viewer.</strong></span></p><p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 14px; "><br /></p><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><img src="http://www.inwardmorning.com/resources/img/blog_img/100/Soul_on_Fire.jpg" width="400" height="388" align="left" alt="Kara Ruth Snyder, &quot;Soul on Fire&quot; 2013" />&nbsp;</div><p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; ">&nbsp;</p><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; ">A portal is a doorway, an access, an exit or an entrance, a gate.&nbsp; In this collection of recent work, the artist shares the artistic results of her disciplined practice of meditation.&nbsp; Her art process is a challenge to lose the ego by manipulating the physical elements that make up the painting and then letting the materials speak for themselves.&nbsp; Striving to create from a more universal consciousness, the painting then becomes a record of her meditative experiences.&nbsp; The piece continues to do its work by acting as a portal.&nbsp; The borders of the painting itself mimic a window...a two-way street where the art is a &#8220;snapshot&#8221; from the mind of the artist and the viewer is invited to form their own perceptions.&nbsp; The size and orientation of the work, the pigment, the gestural direction of the brushstrokes and markings, all meld together to have an energetic impact, conscious or not, upon the viewer.&nbsp; The artwork/portal also beckons the viewer to meditate for a moment, perchance expanding his or her existential awareness. &nbsp;</span></div><p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 14px; "><br /></p><p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; "><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; ">A portal is a path taking you from one set of parameters to another. Interestingly, in addition to the painting itself, the&nbsp;<em>act</em>&nbsp;of painting, the electronic sharing of imagery, and the gallery space that houses the artwork also act as pathways.&nbsp; This path may be transformative for some, potentially leading to higher levels of consciousness.&nbsp;</span></p><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Show runs from October 2 through October 26, 2013 at the Nutting Gallery at West Liberty University</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 14px; "><br /></p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 08:37:17 CDT