Regional Arts Information

Check back here often for updates about upcoming events, programs, and opportunities for artists in our region!

Upcoming Catskill Events

‘Monoprints and More’, an exhibit featuring works by Lisbeth Firmin, opens at the MURAL Art Gallery on July 15 and remains open through September 10.

Carrie Haddad Gallery exhibit Abstractions, featuring artists Jenny Nelson, Stephen Walling, Christopher Engel, Juan Garcia Nunez, Bruce Murphy, Joe Wheaton. Exhibit open from August 9 – September 24, Opening Reception on Saturday, August 12, from 5 – 7 PM. For more information visit the Carrie Haddad Gallery online or call 518.828.1915.

Community Clay Day at Art Centro of the Mid – Hudson Heritage Center. August 19 and every 3rd Saturday of the month, 1 – 3 PM. For more information and how to apply, visit artcentro online.  

Bright Hill Press, Word and Image Gallery, Exhibition featuring artist Yolanda Sharpe. The exhibit will be open September 3 – 22. For more information visit online at brighthillpress.org. 

Nancy Callahan exhibits, “Games Without Rules” at the Martin-Mullen Art Gallery, at SUNY Oneonta Fine Arts Center, September 5 – October 20, 2017. Reception September 7, from 5 -7 pm, gallery talk 6 pm. for more information click here.

Longyear Gallery, Friday, September 8 – Monday, October 2, exhibition featuring Neil Driscoll. Artist reception on Saturday, September 9, 3 – 6 PM. For more information visit the Longyear Gallery online at www.longyeargallery.org/exhibitions.

Orpheum Film and Performing Arts Center in the Village of Tannersville, Twyla Tharp Dance, Showcase of Works – in – Progress, Saturday, September 9, 7:30 PM. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door. 

Writers in the Mountains (WIM) presents Where Does A Play Come From? And Where Can It Go?, a six-week long workshop taught by Amie Brockway. The class will be held Mondays, 6 to 8 p.m., from September 11 through October 23 (skipping Columbus Day) at The Open Eye Theater, 960 Main Street, Margaretville, NY. To register call Jean Stone at (607) 326-4802, or e-mail her at jtstone@catskill.net. To register online, visit writersinthemountains.org. Class fee is $85.

Bright Hill Press, Word Thursdays Reading, September 14, 7 – 10 PM, $3 Admissions. Readings from Eric Gansworth, Niagara Falls writer and poet. For more information visit online at brighthillpress.org. 

West Kortright Centre, The Rahim AlHaj Trio, Saturday, September 16, 7 – 9:30 PM. For more information visit the West Kortright Centre online. 

“Letting the Craft Show”, an exhibit featuring works by Larry Engel, opens at the MURAL Art Gallery on September 16 with an opening on the same day from 5-7 pm and remains open through Sunday, November 5, 2017.

West Kortright Centre, Ranky Tanky, Saturday, September 23, 7 PM – 9 PM. The South Carolina – based quintet is influenced by jazz, blues, gospel and folk music and is reviving the Gullah music of America’s southeastern Sea Islands. For more information visit the West Kortright Centre online. 

West Kortright Centre, Barn Tour, Sunday, October 1, 11 AM – 4 PM in the Bovina area. Rain or Shine. For more information visit the West Kortright Centre online. 

Longyear Gallery, Friday, October 6 – Monday October 30, exhibition featuring Gary Mayer and Margaret Leveson. Artist reception on Saturday, October 7, 3 – 6 PM. For more information visit the Longyear Gallery online at www.longyeargallery.org/exhibitions.

Doctorow Center for the Arts in the Village of Hunter, Pushcart Players: “The Velveteen Rabbit Reborn”, Saturday, October 7, 3:30 PM. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door. 

West Kortright Centre, Frission, Sunday, October 22, 3 PM – 5 PM. A nine – piece chamber ensemble of NYC’s finest young classical musicians. For more information visit the West Kortright Centre online. 

Longyear Gallery, Friday, November 3 – Monday, November 27, John Hopkins – Retrospective. Exhibition reception on Saturday, November 4, 3 – 6 PM. For more information visit the Longyear Gallery online at www.longyeargallery.org/exhibitions.

West Kortright Centre, Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, Sunday, November 5, 2 PM – 4 PM. Closing out the WKC’s season with one of America’s premier spanish dance companies. For more information visit the West Kortright Centre online. 

‘Drawing from the NY Times’, an exhibit featuring works by Larry Engel, opens at the MURAL Art Gallery on September 16 and remains open through November 11.

Doctorow center for the Arts in the Village of Hunter, The Sebastians, Salzburg to Vienna in 100 Years: Biber to Mozart, Saturday, November 25, 8 PM. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door. 

Longyear Gallery, Friday, December 1 – Saturday, December 31, Holiday Show. Artist reception on Saturday, December 2, 3 – 6 PM. For more information visit the Longyear Gallery online at www.longyeargallery.org/exhibitions.

Orpheum Film and Performing Arts Center in the Village of Tannersville, The Nutcracker, Four performances December 8 – 10. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door. 

‘A Community Art Show’ opens at the MURAL Art Gallery on November 18 and remains open through December 20.

Artist Opportunities and Resources

Artcentro’s Summer Session II with Rebecca Morton, wheel – throwing class. Beginner to intermediate level class on Sundays August 20 – September 24, 10 AM – 12:30 PM. $150 for 6 weeks including open studio. For more information visit Artcentro online.

Open Eye Theater presents playwriting workshop with Amie Brockway, Mondays from September 11 – October 23 (skipping Columbus Day), 6 – 8 PM. For more information visit writersinthemountains.org. Registration required, call Jean Stone at 607.326.4802 or email her at jtstone@catskill.net

West Kortright Centre, Gravitiy is your Mortar: Dry – laid Stone Wall Building Workshop, Saturday, September 23, 10 AM – Sunday, September 24, 4 PM. For more information visit the West Kortright Centre online. 

Call for Art!!! Utilitarian and Functional- Catskill Center’s 2nd Invitational Exhibit of Utilitarian Art, submissions accepted through October 14th, max five per artist. Email submissions to kpalm@catskilcenter.org

POLLOCK-KRASNER MID-CAREER RESIDENCY The Fine Arts Work Center is pleased to announce the Pollock-Krasner Mid-Career Artist Residency—a month-long residency for one visual artist at our complex located in coastal Provincetown, Massachusetts. http://web.fawc.org/pollock-krasner-mid-career-residency.

Chenango Arts Council, Four Week Adult Ceramics Course, Sundays October 22 – November 12, 6 – 8 PM. Register by October 20 at www.chenangoarts.org

Chenango Arts Council, Kids Paint Class, Sunday, November 12, 12 – 2:30 PM. Cost of $35, Instructor Matt Wilson. Register by November 10 at www.chenangoarts.org

Artcentro, Drop – in Open Studio Hours for Kids, ongoing, Saturdays 10 AM – 1 PM. $10 per hour, guided open studio hours for children ages 6 – 12. For more information visit Artcentro online.

Art Related Jobs

The Delaware Valley Arts Alliance is seeking an Executive Director.

Perry County Council on the Arts (Newport, PA) is seeking a Gallery Assistant.

 

 
The Roxbury Arts Group is thrilled to spread the word about art-related happenings and opportunities in our region because we feel it contributes to a vibrant and thriving art community! Let us know about your event by sending an email to jenny@roxburyartsgroup.org.

 

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