Tag: Art Show

Claverack Library Art Exhibition Opening of Still Lifes by Nancy Hagin, Jan 18


The Claverack Free Library announces the opening of an exhibition of still lifes by painter Nancy Hagin, a nationally known artist who lives locally and in New York City.

This is the second show in the library’s new Marilyn and Bob Laurie Foundation gallery space. Ms Hagin will be present at the opening this Saturday to discuss her work, so bring your questions and stay for refreshments.

Screen Shot 2020-01-12 at 9.00.00 PMNancy Hagin is a contemporary realist painter. Working in acrylic and watercolor, she is known for her lush hues, exploration of color symmetries and opulent patterns. Hagin received a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University and a MFA from Yale University. She has served as an instructor at the Maryland Institute of Art, Fashion Institute of Technology, Pratt Institute, Cooper Union and SUNY/Purchase in New York, and worked as a visiting artist/guest lecturer at the Rhode Island School of Design.

Hagin has been honored with a Fulbright Grant, two grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and awards from the National Academy of Design and the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Her work has been shown at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Mass.; Brandeis University, and the Art in Embassies Program of the U.S. State Department among others. She showed for many years at the Alpha Gallery in Boston and the Fischbach Gallery in New York City. Since 1983, she has maintained a house and studio in Glenco Mills.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 4pm

LOCATION: Claverack Free Library
629 State Route 23B
Claverack, NY 12513



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Spencertown Academy Opening Reception for ‘Art for the Academy’, Jan 11


Spencertown Academy’s ‘Art for the Academy’ art show kicks off with an Opening Reception on Saturday, January 11.

Eat, drink, be merry and support the Academy at this special opening of “Art for the Academy”, a fundraiser to bring us closer to our Building Restoration Campaign goals.

52 artists have generously donated work for this special event. With their generosity, 100% of all sales will go to help the Academy reach its fiscal destination. The prized works will hang at the Academy from January 11th through February 2nd.

DATE/TIME: Opening Reception – Saturday, January 11, 2010 / 4pm – 6pm

LOCATION: Spencertown Academy
790 NY-203
Spencertown, NY

The full price of the ticket can be credited toward any purchases. Tickets available at https://secure.acceptiva.com/?cst=992TAj

Phone: (518) 392-3693


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Columbia County Plein Air Artists to Exhibit Works at Columbia Greene Community College’s Kaaterskill Gallery

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Evening Bloom Olana by Eden Hart 

The Columbia County Plein Air Artists will be exhibiting their works at Columbia Greene Community College’s Kaaterskill Gallery from November 1–30, 2019. An Artists’ Reception will take place on Thursday, November 7,  which the public is invited to partake in refreshments and meet the artists while taking in the breathtaking landscapes of beautiful Columbia County and surrounding areas.

Exhibition includes works by: Paul Barton, Richard Bazelow, Brenda Bertin, Arlene Boehm, Susanna Grannis, Helen Hamel, Eden Hart, Kathie Mock, Martha Morano, Noel Phillips, Lori Rothstein, Debbie Shaw, Cecelia Sinclair, Silvana Tagliaferri and Audrey Wyman.

About Columbia County Plein Air Artists:

Columbia County Plein Air Artists was formed in 2013, following in the tradition of famed Hudson River School artists such as Thomas Cole and Frederic Church. Members engage with the region’s storied artistic heritage while interpreting the landscape for 21st century audiences. Working in any and all mediums—oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, pencil, photography–members share the common passion of working outdoors (en plein air) to capture the changing light and colors of Columbia County and the surrounding areas.

Reception: Thursday, November 7, 2019 / 5 – 7pm

Gallery Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8am – 9 pm; Friday, 8am – 5pm; Saturday, 9am – 5pm. Closed Sundays.

Kaaterskill Gallery at Columbia-Greene Community College
4400 Route 23
Hudson, NY 12534


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Bad Art Show at Germantown Library, Nov 2


The Germantown Library and Germantown Library MakerSpace are hosting their first ‘Bad Art Show’ on Saturday, November 2.

What is a Bad Art Show, its the best thing ever. It’s a Freestyle Craft/Art Show.
Each person will be given 45 minutes to create an art piece from provided supplies.
After all pieces are done there will be an art show, with food and drinks to crown the winners.

Saturday, November 2, 2019 / 2 – 4pm

All Ages, Family Fun
Registration required for supplies. Call 518-537-5800 to RSVP

Germantown Library
31 Palatine Park Road
Germantown, NY 12526



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Opening Reception: Letters to Wild Women by Catalina Viejo Lopez at Hudson Area Library, Apr 6

The Hudson Area Library presents an art exhibition featuring the work of Hudson-based artist Catalina Viejo Lopez de Roda. The exhibition consists of a series of collages in which Viejo interprets the texts of female authors and poets into a visual language of abstract shapes and color. This will be the artists’s first exhibition in the city of Hudson.

Opening Reception: Saturday, April 6, 2019 / 3pm – 5pm
The exhibition will be on view through May 31, 2019.

Hudson Area Library
51 N. 5th St. (at State St.)
Hudson, NY 12534

Free and open to the public.

email: programs@hudsonarealibrary.org

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