27th Dec 2016

PAIN and SUCH: Mixed Media Drawings

On January 19th, 2017 Umberto Crenca opened this exhibit of a series of 61 small-scale framed drawings at 82 Weybosset Street in Providence. I created the Pain and Such drawings between late...

10th Feb 2014

Solo exhibit “Puzzled: Ode/owed to Channing?”

  WHAT: “PUZZLED: ODE (OWED) TO CHANNING?” New Artwork by Umberto Crenca WHEN: Saturday, March 22nd, 5pm – 1am WHERE: Machines with Magnets, 400 Main Street, Pawtucket RI 02860   Umberto Crenca, longtime...

16th Apr 2012

Art Can Solve The World’s Problems

Another update from Umberto Crenca’s visit to New Zealand! Check out the article published in Taraniki Daily News Online. “Art Can Solve The World’s Problems”

10th Apr 2012

Umberto at Puke Ariki, New Zealand

Check out a recent article published about Umberto Crenca’s visit to New Zealand! “Art Visionary Brings Providence to Province” [photo from PukeAriki.com]  

10th Apr 2012

More lessons from Rhode Island

Check out this recent blogpost by Remy Peritz, graduate student in Social Design at MICA! “More Lessons from Rhode Island”

20th Mar 2012

Local Stories, Global Impact

Last March 17th, Umberto was invited to sit on the “Local Stories, Global Impact” panel at the SEEED Conference hosted by Brown University and Social Venture Partners Rhode Island. It...

22nd Feb 2012

New Zealand’s Museums Aotearoa Conference 2011

Umberto Crenca will be Key Note Speaker at The 2011 Museums Aotearoa Conference (MA11) that will be held in Nelson, New Zealand from the 13th to the 15th of April 2011,...