Portraying America's Pastime: Baseball Glove Art by Sean Kane: Guided Tour and Reception
May 1, 2020
Portraying America's Pastime: Baseball Glove Art by Sean Kane: Guided Tour and Reception
Presented by Butler Arts Presents

This exhibit runs from April 30 to June 11. This exhibit is free and open to the public during Clowes Memorial Hall lobby hours: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM Monday through Friday. 

Sean will be providing a guided tour at the opening reception on May 1 at 6:30 pm in the Clowes Memorial Hall lobby. He will share insights into his creation process, from sourcing vintage mitts and baseball research to the design preparation and portrait painting.

The guided tour will take place before Mariachi Herencia de Mexico. Tickets are required and you may purchase in advance HERE or in person at the Clowes Memorial Hall Box Office. The tour begins at 6:00 p.m. and doors for it will be at 5:45 p.m. The tour starts at the main lobby reception desk. Please allow time for parking and security checks

This exhibit presents Sean Kane's baseball-themed paintings utilizing classic baseball gloves as his canvas –– artworks which highlight the game's history, explore its Indiana connections and feature some of the greats who shined on the diamond.
Sean's paintings are a double-play combination of portraiture and hand-lettered designs on era-specific mitts, some a century-old, aiming to spark baseball-related memories and transport viewers to new discoveries of those who played the game.

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