In 2015, I was plein air painting when migrant workers came into view. I gestured them into my paintings. As time went on these shapes became much more. Their forms became individuals. My work transformed. These are the people that do the jobs that most Americans won’t do, yet who might face deportation under the new Washington administration. (more…)
Scenic Hudson is pleased to host the exhibition, Mountains and Rivers Without End / Paintings from a Trail, by Hiro Ichikawa (March 23, 1959 – January 6, 2017). Curated by Eleni Smolen, TheoGanz Studio.
On view Saturday and Sundays, October 6 – 22, 2018 from 12 – 5pm. For further information, contact Eleni Smolen, curator at 917.318.2239 or firstname.lastname@example.org
A collaboration between by artist Melissa McGill and writer Sam Anderson
No.3 Reading Room & Photo Book Works is pleased to present works from Melissa McGill’s Constellation project, a large-scale sculptural installation that was installed around the ruins of Bannerman Castle on Pollepel Island in the Hudson river near Beacon from June 2015 – October 2017. (more…)
Gallery hours Sat-Sun 12-6pm and by appt. More info: 845-204-3844
$35 at the door
Join us for an encore performance starring Broadway veterans, NANCY AUFFARTH, NANCY JOHNSTON and DENISE SUMMERFORD. Enjoy an afternoon of extraordinary tunes, comedic delights, jazzy standards and soulful songs – all under the impeccable music direction of ELAINE MILLER. This show dazzled audiences on Bannerman Island in August.
Doors open at 1:00 for a wine and cheese reception in advance of the performance. (more…)
Kazumi Tanaka’s INK: The Color of Manitoga. Manitoga is thrilled to announce year five of our Artist Residency Program with the installation INK: The Color of Manitoga by Japanese artist Kazumi Tanaka who will create natural inks from plant specimens she collects in Manitoga’s woodland garden. From the color inks, a series of paintings will evolve. (more…)
Matteawan Gallery is pleased to present Eleanor White: It’s About Time. White’s second solo show at the gallery explores the passing of time in sculpture and drawings that incorporate unusual materials, often in a circular form. Ongoing through October 7, 2018.
Keys to Beacon is a community project to promote access to the arts and music for all citizens. Pianos will be installed in public spaces around the City of Beacon September through October. (more info)
Howland Cultural Center
477 Main St., Beacon, 12508
The Howland Chamber Music Circle introduces the innovative percussion ensemble Sō Percussion, which makes its first appearance with a program they call “Living Room Music.” Sō’s repertoire ranges from the classics of 20th century composers like John Cage, Steve Reich, and Iannis Xenakis, to composing and performing their own works. (more…)