Brian McClear | Attleboro 8 Visions

Attleboro Arts Museum: 8 Visions

I am very honored to have been accepted for Attleboro Art Museum’s 8 Visions exhibition. An annual group show spotlighting 8 member artists on view Wednesday, August 1 – Thursday, August 30. Attleboro Arts Museum: 8 Visions Since 2002, the museum has presented a late summer “Visions” group exhibition featuring the work of eight member artists. …

Brian McClear | Lyme Art Association

Lyme Art Association: A Show in Four Acts

I am honored to have 3 paintings accepted for Lyme Art Association’s “A Show in Four Acts”. Four new exhibitions, each with a different theme, on view Friday, March 9 – Friday, April 2o in LAA’s beautiful historic galleries. Lyme Art Association: An Exhibition in Four Acts Opening Reception Sunday, …

Brian McClear | Mattatuck Mixmaster Review

REVIEW: Mixmaster Exhibition

By Tracy O’Shaughnessy | The Republican American A review of Mixmaster at Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury CT Published: February 13th, 2018 Waterbury’s Mixmaster is a nightmare for everybody but artists. For regional artists, the “Mixmaster,” the Mattatuck Museum’s juried show now in its third year, means a chance to strut their stuff for an audience receptive to …

Brian McClear | ArtListr Interview

INTERVIEW: 8 Questions ArtListr

ArtListr Excerpt: Published: February 4th, 2018 In this edition of ArtListr, we’ll look at the story and creative process of some of the amazing featured artists on our Instagram page @arlistrgram. This week, we have Brian Mcclear, an artist based in Connecticut, working primarily in oils. An industry veteran with experience …

Brian McClear | Five Points Gallery Review

REVIEW: Still Life Untethered

By Tracy O’Shaughnessy | The Republican American A review of Still Life — Untethered at Five Points Gallery in Torrington CT Published: January 30th, 2018 Still life should never be completely still. A good still life should simmer with an emotional intensity, bristle with the power of suggestion. The new exhibition of still …

Brian McClear | Mattatuck Museum

Mattatuck Museum | Mixmaster 2018

I’m very happy to have my painting Avocado and  Rivets selected for the MIXMASTER 2018 juried exhibition at the Mattatuck Museum Sunday, February 11–Sunday, March 18, 2018. About MIXMASTER: (From the Mattatuck Museum release) MIXMASTER is an exhibition that seeks to discover and recognize the talents of artists working in New England and …

Brian McClear | Five Points Gallery

Five Points Gallery | Group Exhibition

I’m very happy and honored to have three paintings selected for the Still Life — Untethered exhibition at the stunning Five Points Gallery Jan. 18 –  Feb. 24. The Five Points Gallery Located in a historic downtown building in Torrington CT, Five Points Gallery (FPG) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit contemporary art gallery showcasing …

Brian McClear | ArtWalk

ArtWalk | Solo Exhibition

I’m extremely honored to have been selected for an exhibition on the ArtWalk at Hartford Public Library in 2019. With over a 150 feet of wall space to plan for — 2018 looks to be a very productive year! More about the ArtWalk: ArtWalk at Hartford Public Library offers one of …

Brian McClear | Attleboro Arts Museum

Attleboro Arts Museum | Group Exhibition

I’m happy to have 2 paintings on display at the Attleboro Arts Museum for their annual members show through February 1st, 2018. The Attleboro Arts Museum typically hosts 8 exhibitions and over 40 events per year and is located at 86 Park Street, Attleboro, Massachusetts, 02703 | 508.222.2644. The Sun Chronicle previews …

Brian McClear | Upward Hartford

Upward Hartford | Group Exhibition

I’m happy to announce that I’ve been invited to show six paintings at Upward Hartford during the month of November, alongside three other artists including Don Carter and six pieces from his Audubon 2.0 project!  Upward Hartford is Hartford’s newest co-working space and innovation hub at 20 Church Street, Hartford (aka the “stilts” building). …