Published On: Fri, Jun 29th, 2012

Upcoming Events at FAU, Boca Raton Chamber

BOCA RATONFlorida Atlantic University will host the following events:

‘Out of the Fire,’ an Exhibition of Ceramics by John McCoy and Amelfgia Costa. 

The free exhibition runs through Friday, August 10 at FAU’s John D. MacArthur Campus Library Gallery, 5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter. For more information, call 561-799-8530 or visitwww.library.fau.edu/npb/npb.htm.

“Out of the Fire” is an exhibition of functional and sculptural handmade ceramics by John McCoy, whose specializes in wheel thrown teapots, pitchers, tumblers, fun plates and mugs; and Amelia Costa, whose specialty is sculpture and jewelry making. The exhibition can be viewed during regular library hours, which are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays from noon to 5 p.m. and closed Sundays.

‘Domestic Duality,’ an Exhibition of Self-Portraits by Patricia Gutierrez

The free exhibition runs through Friday, August 10 at FAU’s John D. MacArthur Campus Library Gallery, 5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter. For more information, call 561-799-8530 or visitwww.library.fau.edu/npb/npb.htm.

“Domestic Duality” is a series of computer manipulated staged self-portraits that show a woman hiding behind a façade that does not really exist.  Patricia Schnall Gutierrez, the artist, has dedicated her work to examining women’s roles throughout her career. The exhibition can be viewed during library hours, which are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays from noon to 5 p.m. and closed Sundays.

‘The Unseen World around Us’ Photography Exhibition by Efram Goldberg

The free exhibition will be on display through Monday, October 1 on the first floor of FAU’s Wimberly Library, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton. For more information, contact Efram Goldberg at egoldb12@fau.edu  or visit www.eframgoldberg.com.

Efram Goldberg’s exhibition of color photographs titled, “The Unseen World around Us” gives an intimate look into the savage and beautiful lives of insects and spiders that are found in county and state parks throughout South Florida. Goldberg grew up in Costa Rica and graduated from Florida Atlantic University in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry.  He was introduced to photography in high school by his father, a photographer, who now lives in Shanghai, China.  “I think it is amazing how the camera acts as a window to another world by capturing details that would not ordinarily be seen or noticed,” said Goldberg.

The following activities are planned by the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce:

RIBBON CUTTING – THE SPANIARD TAPAS BAR & GRILLE

Thursday, June 28 / 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
99 SE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton

RIBBON CUTTING with Sultan Express Mediterranean Grill, Hair Holistic, Fruttinuts and Nipote’s Desserts

Monday, July 2 / 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sultan Express Mediterranean Grill (891 E. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton, FL  33432)

NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION

Tuesday, July 10 / 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Bogart’s Bar & Grille (3200 Airport Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431)

MEMBERSHIP BREAKFAST

Thursday, July 12 / 7:45 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Via Mizner Golf & Country Club (6200 Boca Del Mar Drive, Boca Raton, FL 33433)

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE at the Chamber

Thursday, July 12 / 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

AMBASSADORS at the Chamber

Friday, July 13 / 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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