John Hartley

October 18, 2013-November 30, 2013 Press: Robinson-Gaile.-Hard-at-Play.-Star-Telegram.-November-10-2013 Modern-Luxury-Dallas-John-Hartley-November-2013 Artspace111 announces Now and Them, a solo show featuring the paintings of John Hartley. The exhibition will open Friday, October 18, 2013 from 5:00-8:30 p.m. and will run through November 30, 2013. Enjoy beer and wine by Ben E Keith. Artspace111 is free and open to the public. John Hartley’s oil paintings honor some of the most tattered and mangled objects from our past: children’s toys. Drawing from his own childhood, Hartley collects once-treasured toys that have seen better days. He then paints these childhood relics on a grand scale full of action, color and emotional weight....

March 15, 2013- April 16, 2013 Artspace111 announces Like, a group exhibition featuring Artspace111 artists.  For this special exhibition, Artspace111’s stable joins with the artists they like.  All artist draw vision from their environments and this exhibition highlights the impact artists have on one another. Some artists are paired with artists whose style or subject matter was inspiring. Others with artists whose careers have provided motivation.  Some artists are paired because they simply like their art.   Like features the works of Alice Bateman, Daniel Blagg, Dennis Blagg, Michael Bane, Michelle Brandley, Danville Chadbourne, Matt Clark, David Conn, Carolyn Cruz, Ann Ekstrom, Pat...

Spring Gallery Night - March 24, 2012-April 21, 2012 Artspace111 presents ‘Sky Blue Sky’ Artspace111 showcases their artists in an exhibition of skyscapes. The artists present a wide rage of approaches that capture the many moods and effects of the open sky. Gallery night marks another big opening for Artspace111. With 20+ artists showing, there is sure to be something to spark your interest. Artspace111 highlights more than 50 paintings, watercolors, prints and sculptures created by artists who are among the most progressive artists in Fort Worth. Artspace111 features the work of some of Fort Worth’s finest, including the likes of Alice Bateman,...

December 10, 2009 – January 14, 2010 Anne Allen, Ann Ekstrom, Michael Bane, Alice Bateman, Daniel Blagg, Dennis Blagg, Danville Chadbourne, David Conn, Barbara Dybala, Patrick Gabriel, Sarah Green, John Hartley, Kelli Holmes, Cindi Holt, Carol Ivey, Nancy Lamb, Leslie Lanzotti, Bob Lukeman, Jim Malone, Sue McCans, Jo-Ann Mulroy, J.C. Pace III, Jo LeMay Rutledge...

March 7 – April 18, 2009 Betty Alcorn, Daniel Blagg, Dennis Blagg, David Conn, Carolyn Bauman Cruz, John Frost, Patrick Gabriel, Scott Gentling, Stuart Gentling, John Hartley, Cindi Holt, Etty Horowitz, Nancy Lamb, Leslie Lanzotti, Scott Lennox, Bob Lukeman, Jim Malone, Jo-Ann Mulroy, Patricia Murphy, Kim Cadmus Owens, J.C. Pace, Jo Rutledge, and Eric K. Stevens...

Artspace111 opens its new doors with John Hartley: Flashback. This marks the first solo show for Hartley in the newly renovated Artpsace111. Hartley’s nostalgic paintings encompass his life long passions of making art and collecting. Dating back to his roots in Ohio, Hartley has always had an admiration for toy collecting, among other interests. Hartley’s work seems to capture a profound moment in time, as seen in his paintings of antique toy soldiers and burning flames atop matchsticks. While Hartley is primarily known for his life-like paintings of antique figurines, he is also well versed in printmaking and sculpting. Hartley remains involved...