The Cathedral September Open House | Featuring Marcella Colavecchio

Fri Sep 30 2022 at 07:00 pm to 10:00 pm

The Cathedral | Austin

The Cathedral ATX
Publisher/HostThe Cathedral ATX
The Cathedral  September  Open House | Featuring Marcella Colavecchio
Join us for a night of music, drinks and art highlighting Austin's top women artists while supporting local!
About this Event

Join us for our September Open House!

Shop art, dance to tunes, enjoy complimentary drinks, and support local.

Don't miss the unveiling of Marcella's retrospective work!

Experience Austin's largest local women artist collective, atxGALS, in a one-of-a-kind setting to shop over 200+ original works by Austin's emerging women artists and thousands of prints.

Works from the collective include abstract, figurative, landscape, mixed media, collage, watercolor, etc. leaving something for everyone to love.

About the featured artist:

Marcella Colavecchio is an Italian-American contemporary visual artist best known for her representational paintings and drawings. Pulling inspiration from her own life experiences, as well as those of the people she depicts, Colavecchio’s work is defined by it’s bold narratives, often grounded in themes of sexuality and identity. Her aesthetic favors unnatural and exaggerated light sources, leaning into artificiality to create synthetic worlds, using lighting as a means of expression. While her paintings are momentous in movement and saturated with color, they are still silent, and create a voluble visual narrative on the relationship between people and their bodies.

Colavecchio studied classical drawing at Lyme Academy of Fine Art under the master draftsman, Deane G. Keller. Her work has been shown nationally with notable exhibitions most recently at Commerce Gallery in Lockhart, TX. She was a finalist for Jonathan Ferrara Gallery’s No Dead Artists exhibition in New Orleans, LA. Her work has also been featured in notable publications such as, Sight Lines Magazine, Almost Real Things Magazine, The Austin Chronicle, The Austin American Statesman, and Split Lip Magazine.

IG: @marcellaispainting


  • Music performance TBD
  • 21+ Only
  • Open Bar all night
  • Refund Policy: Due to the nature of our events, tickets are nonrefundable.

About the host: The Cathedral is a beautiful 1930's refurnished church in East Austin. Created by the Founder of atxGALS , a local women artist collective whose mission is to create more exposure for women artists, The Cathedral showcases a diverse collection of art by the top-rated collective year round.

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

The Cathedral, 2403 E 16th St, Austin, United States


USD 15.00 to USD 25.00

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