Courtney Love In New London Tonight For Art Opening

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She’s better known for being a rocker, a widow, and most often “kooksmcgee.

But now  Courtney Love is is trying her hand at another kind of art.

The Lyman Allyn Art Museum, at 625 Williams St. in New London, is hosting a reception and exhibit of Love’s artwork. Love will be present at the event tonight, Friday April 12, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Admission is $10.

However before making the trek down to New London, call 860-443-3545 to find out if tickets are still available.

According to the gallery’s site, Love was mentored by artist and photographer David LaChapelle. Love’s art includes numerous portraits done in pastel, watercolor, charcoal, and other media.

If you miss meeting Love tonight at the opening, the art will remain on display until August 10.

For more information, visit www.lymanallyn.org.

For the last two decades Courtney Love has never been too far from our social consciousness. Most recently she had a few Twitter spats, including one with her and Kurt Cobain’s daughter Francis Bean, though the two appeared to make up (somewhat) around the holidays.

Last Friday was also the 19 year anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s suicide.

Meanwhile, let’s all reminisce on the Courtney Love of the early 90’s. A simpler time:

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