Past Exhibits

Below, view the archives of past 2011 & past 2012 special exhibitions that were displayed throughout the Lake George Region. For a list of current & permanent exhibits, click here.

Adirondack Lake Center for the Arts
Route 28, Blue Mountain Lake
(518) 352. 7115. adirondackarts.org

  • “2nd Annual National Juried Photography Show – Diversity: Through Many Lenses” – view diverse photographs from around the nation (exhibited through September 24, 2011).
  • “Dreamscapes Prints” – new artwork from Martha Ives that blends colors & playful graphics (exhibited September 30 – October 29, 2011).
  • “Contemporary Fiber Artist” – Rebecca Mustare & Hisami Taniguchi Mustare use plastic bags and needlework to create unique quilted images (exhibited September 30 – October 29, 2011).
  • “Video Performance Art Type 3 Toy” – artist Laura Kim utilizes graphics blended with performance (exhibited September 30 – October 29, 2011).
  • “Expressions Inside” – selected artwork collected from summer programs (exhibited November 4 – December 17, 2011).
  • “Dreamscapes Paintings” – water media paintings by Darcy Scott (exhibited November 4 – December 17, 2011).
  • “This Beautiful World” – photographs from around the world by Robert Radin (exhibited November 4 – December 17, 2011).
  •  “Soap Installation” – soap Formation by Russell Prigodich (exhibited April 6 – May 5, 2012).
  •  “Inside China” – Oil Paintings by Theresa DeSalvio (exhibited April 6 – May 5, 2012).
  •  “Signs of the Times” – Neon Photos by Penny Perkins (exhibited April 6 – May 5, 2012).
  • “Walk Through Fire” – Sculpture by Rosemarie Schiller (exhibited May 11- June 9, 2012).
  • “Watercolor” – Watercolor Paintings by Ekaterina Smirnova (exhibited May 11- June 9, 2012).
  • “Wallpaper Installation” – Installation by Margi Weir (exhibited May 11- June 9, 2012).
  • “Better Than the Real Thing” – Drawings by Jessica Burke in a series of work that allows the viewer to “assume the identity of a fictional character from popular culture that was particularly influential during their formative years (exhibited June 15 – July 21, 2012)
  • “Kaleidoscopic Arrest: Mixed Media Paintings by John Nelson” – experience the artist’s use of positive and negative space and relationship in color & texture within his designs (exhibited June 15 thru July 21, 2012).
  • “The Geography of Landscapes: Mixed Media and Digital Collage by Allyn Stewart” – work includes a visual relationship between geography, landscapes and maps and understanding how we get from one point to another (exhibited June 15 – July 21, 2012)x
  • “Crossroads: Oil Painting and Found Plastic by Inguna Gremzde” – view miniature landscapes of meadow, woods & sky painted inside small plastic bottle caps (exhibited June 15 – July 21, 2012).
  • “Fade: Photographs by Monica Fecke” – artist gives a different perspective of everyday objects & surroundings (exhibited July 27 – August 25, 2012).
  • “Meltdown” – Paintings by Sean Se hwan Roh – unique paintings that show a gape between realty & recognition (exhibited July 27 – August 25, 2012).
  • “Faces, Forms and Illusions:  Painting Drawing Animation by Scott Hutchinson” – view the slight or drastic changes of the artists’ face, a shifting personality (exhibited July 27 – August 25, 2012).
  • Student Art Exhibit – Mixed Media by local Adirondack students (exhibits April 5 – May 3, 2013)
  • Members’ Show – Annual event by the Center’s members (exhibits May 9 – June 1, 2013)
  • Mixed Media by Hannah Lightbody – Inspired by element of Maine, this artist used found objects & materials that reminisce the idea of home (exhibits June 7 – July 13, 2013)
  • The Privileged Series – Illustrations by Anthony Dortch featuring a series of forms in words, paint, photos & ink (exhibits June 7 – July 13, 2013)
  • Wearable Sound Sculptures – Mixed media art by Ricardo Onascimento explores cultures & places (exhibits July 19 – August 17, 2013)
  • Midlife Mermaid – Sewn, stuffed & painted sculptured works by Jane Zweibel (exhibits July 19 – August 17, 2013).
  • Underwaterlilies – Unique underwater digital photography by William Scully (exhibits July 19 – August 17, 2013).

Adirondack Museum
Blue Mountain Lake
(518) 352-7311. adirondackmuseum.org

  • “The Adirondack World of A.F. Tait” – 38 works of arts, prints and paintings by classic artist Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait gives visitors a chance to understand life during the mid-19th century. The clothing, customs, weapons and modes of transportation viewed in Tait’s images, depict accurate details of life in the woods and on the water of the Adirondacks (exhibited thru October 2012).
  • “Night Vision: The Wildlife Photographs of Hobart Vosburg Roberts” – discover 35 original large-format photographs of Adirondack wildlife by Roberts, wildlife photography pioneer. He developed ingenious techniques for doing what no one had done before. View his published works, techniques, & equipment. 5. “Permanent Exhibits” – celebrating over 50 years dedicated to regional history and the Adirondack wilderness. In these exhibits, explore outdoor recreation, transportation, the fine arts, work and industry, tourism, community life and more (exhibited thru October 2012).
  • Clarkson University Student Projects – In partnership with the Adirondack Museum, Clarkson University Honor Programs Students created seven web-based experiences which explores the stories told at the Museum, based on artifacts, photographs & library collections… designed to bring Adirondack history to life. (available thru December 31, 2013).

Art in the Public Eye:  Vantage Gallery
170 Glen Street, Glens Falls
artinthepubliceye.com

  • “Tom Myott & Jeffrey Anderson” (exhibited through October 9, 2011)
  • “Jason Henderson & Russell Serrianne” (exhibited October 20 – November 27, 2012).

Bolton Historical Museum
4924 Main St., Bolton Landing
(518) 644-9960.  boltonhistorical.org

  • Warren County Bicentennial 1813-2013 Exhibit: Old Bolton and Warren County – Celebrating Warren County (exhibiting May 25 – October 14, 2013)

Chapman Historical Museum
348 Glen St., Glens Falls
(518) 793-2826.   chapmanmuseum.org

  • “S.R. Stoddard’s Photos of New York Bay” – view photographs of New York City’s waterfront including boats on the river, docks, bathers and fishermen by famous Adirondack Photographer, Seneca Ray Stoddard (exhibited through September 18, 2011).
  • “Harnessing the Hudson” – explores the history of waterpower from sawmills to hydroelectric dams, including the history of how people in the Glens Falls region harnessed the renewable energy of the Hudson River, featuring archival materials and artifacts (exhibited through September 25, 2011).
  • “Steamboat Travel on Lake George: S.R. Stoddard Photographs” – featuring a recently acquired collection of rare 19th century views (exhibited September 30 – December 31, 2011).
  • “Elevating the Everyday” – view unexpected & often overlooked 19th & 20th Century treasures & common items that were of daily use back then – from carvings to quilts to doll houses to doorknobs. This exhibit “explores the aesthetic trend of personalization and ornamentation that was popular during this period in both folk art and objects of mass production.” (exhibited October 20, 2011 – March 31, 2012).
  • “S.R. Stoddard Natural Views” – A collection of Stoddard’s images of the Adirondack landscape (lakes, rivers mountains) during the 19th Century that introduces people to native plants (exhibited May 4 – September 2, 2012).
  • “Early Queensbury Views” – Late 19th & early 20th Century photographs of Queensbury including homes, churches, schools, mills & others (exhibited thru Fall 2012).
  • “Queensbury’s Boom:  From Country to Suburbs” – Historic photos document the changing landscape of Queensbury NY post World War II – from farmland and sand plain to suburban neighborhoods, shopping plazas & tourist attractions (exhibited October 4, 2012 – Jan. 6, 2013)
  • Below The Hill: Views Of The Canal And The River – A recently rediscovered collection of glass plate negatives from around 1900 that gives you a glimpse of how the Hudson River and the Feeder Canal were industrial work sites, rather than recreational waterways as they are today.  Exhibit includes fascinating images along the canal and banks of the river, as well as many familiar industrial features that are now long gone. Exhibits September 2013 through January 5, 2014.
  • What’s For Dinner – An exhibit about food and eating that emphasizes the way we eat has changed over the past 150 years, due to advancements in technology and improved transportation and preservation. Learn about unusual recipes, and view photographs of dining rooms, people eating, local farms, vintage storefronts and more. Exhibits September 2013 through March 30, 2014.
  • John Keenan & The Lime Industry – In this mini exhibit, view donated historic portraits of Ann & John Keenan, founder of Jointa Lime Company, as well as other photos & items relating to this Glens Falls lime company  (exhibits thru early 2013).
  • S.R. Stoddard Around Warren County – View images of Warren County, photographed by Seneca Ray Stoddard (exhibits thru June 30, 2013).
  • Parchments, Papers & Prints: 200 Years of History from the Warren County Archives – In celebration of Warren County’s Bicentennial, The Chapman Museum partnered with the Warren County Records Center to exhibit 50+ fascinating documents from the Warren County Archives (over the past 200 years) – providing insight into the lives of Warren County residents, the activities of county government, the stories of small communities, and glimpses of Warren County landscape (exhibits runs through September 1, 2013). Many related programs, complementing this exhibit, will be taking place at the Crandall Public Library.

Crandall Public Library
Glen Street, Glens Falls
(518) 792-6508.   crandalllibrary.org

  • “Foodways: Documenting the Local” – the public can also add their own memories, recipes, menus and experiences to this exhibition – presented in the Folklife Center & Gallery at Crandall Public Library (exhibits through October 2011).
  • “Birds in Nature Juried Art Show” – view paintings, photography and other 2D media of birds in nature; 1st Annual Friends of the IBA (Washington County Grasslands Important Bird Area) Juried Art Show (a Winter Raptor Fest event www.WinterRaptorFest.com) hosted by Crandall Library (exhibits through September 30, 2011).
  • “All-Country Show” – showcasing award-winning art from the World Awareness Children’s Museum’s International Youth Art Exchange at Crandall Library, featuring submissions from across the U.S. and the world on 2011 theme: “My Country, People, Places and Customs (exhibited April 2 – April 30, 2012).
  • “Odetta The Queen of Folk” – original paintings, prints and drawings by Stephen Alcorn (exhibited thru June 15, 2012).
  • “North Country Arts Juried Photography Show” (exhibited July 1-31, 202).
  • “Pottery Exhibit” – View hand glazed, wheel thrown pottery plates & wooden & metal plates by Dorie Stevenson & other regional artists (exhibited September 1-30, 2012).
  • “Adirondack Pastel Society” – APS member show in Friends Gallery (exhibited October 1-31, 2012).
  • “Quilted Christmas” – A variety of quilts, quilted Christmas items, presented by The Wings Falls Quilter’s Guild (exhibited November 1-30, 2012).
  • “North Country Arts Center Annual Juried Art Show” – presented in the Friends Gallery (exhibited December 1-31, 2012).
  • “The Road to Lake George” – Explores the development of Route 9 “The Route to Lake George” and how it drastically changed since it was created in 1755 as a military road. (exhibited winter 2013)
  • Adirondack Regional Textile Artists’ – Quilt exhibition (exhibits March 1-31, 2013)
  • World Awareness Children’s Museum Exhibit (exhibits April 1-30, 2013)
  • On Your Own Time Exhibit – Featuring work by the Crandall Library staff (exhibits May 1-31, 2013)
  • Inspiring Hands, Heart & Mind: The Arts & Crafts of the Adirondack Folk School – Showcases the Adirondack Folk School & its instructors (exhibits thru June 30, 2013)
  • Water Color Society Exhibition (displays June 1-30, 2013)
  • North Country Arts Center Exhibition – Juried photography (displays July 1-31, 2013)
  • Friends of the Important Birds Area – Juried art show (exhibits September 1-30, 2013)
  • Chris Smith Exhibition – An artist’s work (exhibits October 1-31, 2013)
  • Heaven Runs Down The Lake: 100 Years Of YMCA Camp Chingachgook (exhibits through December 31, 2013)
  • North Country Arts Center Show – Juried art work (exhibits December 1-31, 2013)

Have a Seat in Glens Falls
Downtown Glens Falls
haveaseatglensfalls.com

  • “Outdoor Public Art Exhibition” – various whimsical, wacky, fanciful, edgy, and beautifully detailed Adirondack chairs made by local and regional fine artists, are uniquely designed reflecting why Glens Fall is a special place. Stroll throughout Downtown Glens Falls to view them all. Chairs were auctioned off on Wed., Sept. 14, 2011 at the Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls 6:30-9PM). (exhibited through early Sept. 2011)

The Hyde Collection
161 Warren Street, Glens Falls
(518) 792-1761.  hydecollection.org

  • Modern Nature: Georgia O’Keeffe and Lake George – Displaying 58 paintings of Georgia O’Keeffee (1887-1986), an American artist who spent time on Lake George at her husband Alfred Stieglitz’s family estate from 1918 to the 1930s (exhibits June 15 – September 15, 2013).
  • 2013 Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region – 40 to 50 artists from a 100 mile radius of the Capital District, will be chosen to exhibit their work at the Hyde in the fall (exhibits October 12 – December 31, 2013).

Lake George Arts Project
Courthouse Gallery at 1 Amherst Street, Lake George
(518) 668-2616.  lakegeorgearts.org

  • “Two Person Exhibition of New Work by Diane Banks and Deanna Lee” – artist Diane Banks uses discarded materials, including plastic bottles & other landfill debris, to create “mysterious, elegant & animated” objects, which she refers to as “one person’s trash is another’s treasure.” Deanna Lee develops paintings of which she calls “controlled doodling.” The gallery states that Lee’s paintings “develop from clusters of lines that accumulate into masses that evoke organic forms like hair, muscles, fungi, waves, or wind currents” (exhibited September 17 – October 21, 2011).
  • “Mary Gaynier and David Greenberger” – the work of art by Mary Gaynier includes very intricate scissor cutting that yields beautiful, delicate & detailed folk art designs that maintain a basic “snowflake” or circular form. It is a “complex mix of abstract patterns and identifiable images of everyday life”; David Greenberger’s art includes small square drawings with patterned fields that are made of small marks & words. “They give the appearance of being abstract but reveal themselves to be quite specific and sometimes autobiographical” (exhibited November 12 – December 16, 2011).
  • “Lorraine Glessner” – works with layers of fabrics that have undergone burning, rusting, decomposition, burying. The artists says, “These processes yield patterns that evoke the body, aerial landscapes, urban environments and technological systems. Subsequent layers of brand marks, images paint, wax, hair, and found materials are collaged in repetitive compositions which reference ornamental and decorative patterning. The use of ornament and repetition provides rhythm and clarity as well as generates allusions to historical, psychological and cultural meanings.” (exhibited March 17 – April 20, 2012)
  • “Diane Golden” – Thurman artist, who uses the Adirondacks and the natural world as inspiration. The artist says, “I make art which reflects my fascination with the process of transformation. All things of earth – animals, vegetable and mineral – are mutable. It is their nature to constantly change from. There may be an ‘end’ process – decay, decomposition, death – but something remains. A body becomes bones, flowers become seed and stalk, rock grinds to sand. To me there is comparable beauty in each altered state.” (exhibited March 17 – April 20, 2012)
  • “Donise English and Carmelo Midili” – Donise English – Multiple layers are created in the encaustic paintings of the artist, who is “interested in painting multiple layers of information that may refer abstractly to maps, architectural drawings, and blueprints or patterns and structures.” Carmelo Midili – creates sculptures that are made from used canvas panels and glued together. The artist, who is fascinated with the disposed paintings’ unknown history, does not paint over the used canvas and keeps the original colors & ideas visible through his work. (exhibited May 12 – June 15, 2012)
  • Way Up State” – A group exhibition featuring artist living in Upstate New York including: Deb Hall, Liz Howe, David Kvam, David Powell, Liz Parsons, Clea Hall, Martin Myers, John Whipple, Alexis Grabowski, Vincent Wolley, Nicholas Warner, Lara Sorenson, Dave Beck, and Ken Brzozowski. (exhibited July 7 – August 10, 2012).
  • “Snails & Trails” – An art & science collaborative exhibit, with biologist Dr. Sam Bowser, underwater archeologist Joe Zarzynski, and a group of artists, that traces the trails of life and explores how art and science can merge to create more sustainable living; on display are 2 years of modern-day trash recovered from the lake, which has been sanitized, stamped, recorded & counted (Exhibited August 18-25, 2012).
  • “Marc Roder” – This exhibit features paintings that reflect a mixture of personal stories & memories, as well as historical & popular myths. The artist says, “In my paintings the accumulations of human debris suggest a world where the life of the object stands in for the presence of the figure & biological activity…. landscape is a jumping off point for narrative, it is an imaginary ground in which I can locate social, art historical & psychological concerns.” (Exhibited September 15 – October 19, 2012)
  • “Sang Wook Lee” (exhibited November 10 – December 14, 2012)
  • “Esme Thompson Exhibition”This artist’s collages and paintings are bold, colorful and “focus on the correspondence between man-made decoration & design found in nature” (exhibited January 19 – February 22, 2013).
  • Patricia Bellan-Gillen Exhibition – Illustrations that reflect the artist’s studies of dream, cultural, mythological & religious symbols (exhibits March 9 – April 12, 2013).
  • My Felting Journey: Lecture & Presentation by Japanese Fiber Artist Leiko Uchiyama – Creates incredible hand felted garments using her signature “Matsuba” or “Pine Needles” felt technique, inspired by her homeland of Hokkaido Island of Japan. This Lake George Arts Project event will take place at Samantha’s Cafe & Catering on 11 Broad Street in Glens Falls. (April 17, 2013).
  • Melanie Kozol Exhibition – This painter, based in Brooklyn NY, focuses on light, color & landscapes and travels often to find new direction for her paintings. Her primary sites of investigation include the Northeaster terrain – forests, river & oceans. The artist says, “I am stimulated by the great outdoors where I embrace the sights, sounds and smells of the landscape.” (exhibits May 4 – June 7, 2013).
  • Martin Myers Exhibition – This painter, sculptor and designer of Syracuse, New York will display a series of new hypnotic, pulsing paintings that “play with illusionary space employing color & shape through the use of perspective, grids and flat geometric shapes of intense colors” (displays July 13 – August 16, 2013). Opening reception is July 13, 2013 from 4PM to 6PM.
  • Charles Geiger Exhibition – A series of paintings that mesh both art and science (exhibits September 14 – October 18, 2013)
  • Naomi Lewis Exhibition – A series of recent ink and watercolor paintings (exhibits November 16 – December 20, 2013)

Lower Adirondack Regional Area Council (LARAC)/ Lapham Gallery
7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls.
(518) 798-1144. larac.org

  • “New York Narratives Juried Exhibit” – complimentary to the “New York, New York! The 20th Century” exhibition at the Hyde Collection (exhibited through September 23, 2011).
  • “Input/Output” – painting exhibition with artists John Hampshire, Peter Russom, and Michael Marks (exhibited October 7 – November 4, 2011).
  • “Essence of Pose” – featured artists include: Randi Kish (ceramics), Paul Lange (photography), and Doretta Miller (painting). (Exhibited April 6 – May 4, 2012.)
  • “LARAC Members Show” – features eclectic artwork of LARAC Members – open for anyone to join (exhibited May 18 – June 22, 2012)
  •  “State of Flux” – featured artists include: David Mazure (installation), and Elizabeth Snipes (painting). (Exhibited July 13 – August 10, 2012.)
  • “Lost and Found” – featured artists include: Suprina Kenney (sculpture), Alexis Grabowski (drawing/painting), and Angela Newman (drawing/printmaking). (Exhibited August 24 – September 21, 2012.)
  • “Annual Juried Exhibit: 50/50″ – open to all artists of all mediums (exhibited October 5 – November 2, 2012).
  • Passage of Time – Featuring the following artists: Marta Jaremko (painting), Karen Koziol (assemblage), Jon Segan (assemblage), and Sheri Snedeker (painting & drawing).  Exhibits January 15 – February 15, 2013.
  • 120 Degrees Intercollegiate Juried Exhibition – Featuring students enrolled at a college or university. Exhibits March 1 – 29, 2013.
  • Bits and Pieces – Featuring the following artists: Carey Conaway (mixed media), Diane Golden (assemblage), Gammy Miller (mixed media), and Rebecca Mushtare (mixed media). Exhibits April 12 – May 10, 2013
  • LARAC Members Show – Featuring eclectic artwork by LARAC members. Exhibits May 24 – June 28, 2013.
  • Sigmund Abeles – Solo exhibition displaying the artwork of Sigmund Abeles. Exhibits July 12 – August 9, 2013.
  • Story Untold Exhibit – Featuring the following artists: Valerie Patterson (painting), Suzanne Reed (assemblage), and Nicole M. Santiago (painting). Exhibits August 23 – September 20, 2013.
  • Annual Juried Exhibition: Pattern and Texture – View original works of art that either exhibits texture and/or pattern work. Exhibits October 4 – November 1, 2013.

North Country Arts Center
6 Pine Street, Glens Falls
northcountryartscenter.org

City Hall Gallery exhibits:

  • “Figurative Painting & Photography” by Carolyn Kibbe & G.J. Bradley (exhibited September 4 – 30, 2011)
  • “All Media Open Members Show” (exhibited Oct. 2 – 28, 2011)
  • “Mixed Media” by Kate Austin-Avon (exhibited Nov. 6-30, 2011)
  • “Gary Larsen” – Photography (exhibited March 5 – March 30, 2012)
  • “Marion Kohls” – Painting (exhibited April 2 – April 27, 2012)
  • “Members Show” – All media (exhibited May 1 – May 26, 2012)
  • “Phillip Casabona” – Photography (exhibited May 28 – June 29, 2012)
  • “Irene Magee & Susan Moran” – Painting (exhibits July 2 – July 27, 2012)
  • “Jeff Anderson” – Photography (exhibits July 30 – August 31, 2012)
  • “Raptor Awareness Show” – Juried Art Show (exhibited September 3 – September 28, 2012)
  • “Members Show” – All media (exhibited October 1 – November 2, 2012)
  • “T. Allen Chard” – Mixed Media (exhibited November 5 – November 30, 2012)
  • “Matt Daly” – Painting (exhibited December 3 – December 28, 2012)
  • Julie (Jolie) Penistan – Mixed Media (exhibits in January 2013)
  • Member Show – Mixed Media (exhibits in February 2013)
  • Mike Willig – Painting (exhibits in March & April 2013)
  • North Country Arts Center Board of Director’s Show (exhibits April 29 – June 1, 2013)
  • Corey Pitkin – Pastel (exhibits in June 3 – 28, 2013)
  • Wayne Rizzo – Oil Painting (exhibits in July 1 – August 31, 2013)
  • Diane Swanson – Watercolor (exhibits in September 2013)
  • Linda Beurkley & Joanna Albertson – Mixed Media (exhibits September 30 – November 2, 2013)
  • Carol Werner & Bernice Mennis – Mixed Media (exhibits in November 2013)
  • Len Frazier & Kate Austin-Avon – Mixed Media (exhibits in December 2013)

Art in Chestertown Gallery exhibits:

  • “Fall Show” (exhibited through October 8, 2011)
  • “Halloween Show” (exhibited October 20 – November 19, 2011)
  • “Spring Blossoms Exhibit” – (exhibited March 16 – April 28, 2012)
  • “Youth Visions Exhibit” – (exhibited May 11 – June 1, 2012)
  • “Summer Skies” (exhibited June 7 – July 21, 2012)
  • “Art Harvest Show” (exhibited August 2 – September 8, 2012)
  • “Autumn Treats” – 50 regional artists showcasing their works including masks, paintings, sculptures, drawings, jewelry, photographs, woodworking, gifts, & much more (exhibited September 20 – November 3, 2012)
  • Winter Light Exhibit – Featuring paintings, drawings, sculptures, cards, jewelry, fiber art, woodworking, photographs & gifts (exhibits January 18 – March 2, 2013 on weekend 11AM-5PM).
  • Spring Awakening (exhibits March 15 – April 27, 2013)
  • Youth Visions – High School Juried Art Show (exhibits May 10 – June 1, 2013)
  • Bountiful Arts (exhibits June 20 – August 3, 2013)
  • Creative Harvest (exhibits August 15 – September 21, 2013)
  • Artful Colors (exhibits October 3 – November 9, 2013)
  • Art Holiday (exhibits November 22, 2013 – January 4, 2014)

Old Fort House Museum

29 Broadway – Route 4, Fort Edward
(518) 747-9600.  ftedward.com

  • Temporary featured 2011 exhibit: “Hats Off!” – a collection of hats throughout several rooms of the museum (exhibited through October 11, 2011),

Salem Art Works
19 Cary Lane, Salem
(518) 854-7674.  salemartworks.com

Barn 2 Gallery Exhibit:

  • “Alexis Grabowski” and “Intern & Emerging Artist Exhibition” (exhibited through Oct. 2)
  • “Plastic!” – with Chris Harvey, Mindy McDaniel, Paula Gaetano Adi, Ryan Roth and Seamus Liam O’Brien (exhibits June 1 – June 30, 2012)
  • “Reality of Placement” (exhibited July 6 – July 30, 2012)
  • “White Creek” – Films and Photography with John Yost (exhibited August 4 – August 28, 2012)
  • “The Bayesian Network” – with Andrew Kromelow, Sanford Mirling, & John Umhlett (exhibited September 1 – September 28, 2012)
  • “Intern & Emerging Artist Exhibition” (exhibited September 1 – September 28, 2012)
  • “A Season of Abstract Painting” – with Harry Orlyk (exhibited October 6 – October 31, 2012)
  • Fiber 2 Form – Featuring Ben Cuevas, Derek Parker & Claudia Sbrissa (exhibits June 8-29, 2013)
  • Salem2Salem Artist Collaborative (exhibits August 15 – 28, 2013)
  • Young & Emerging Artist Exhibition (exhibits September 14 – October 4, 2013)

The Cary House Gallery Exhibit:

  • “Emma Copley” (exhibited through October 2, 2011)
  • “BioLogical” – with Lauren Adelman, Kathleen Thum Kathryn Billharz Gabriel, Jenny Kemp & Mary Early (exhibited June 1 – June 30, 2012)
  • “Jason Blue Lake Hawk Martinez solo exhibition” (exhibited July 6 – July 30, 2012)
  • “The Clothes Project” – with Melissa Sciafani (exhibited August 4 – August 28, 2012)
  • “The Bayesian Network” – also exhibited in the Barn 2 Gallery (exhibited September 1 – September 28, 2012)
  • Anne Roecklein – Solo exhibition (exhibits June 8 – 29, 2013)
  • Russell Serrianne – Solo exhibition (exhibits July 6 – 26, 2013)
  • Larry Alice – Solo exhibition (exhibits August 3-23, 2013)
  • Elizabeth Coyne & Adrian Landon Exhibit (exhibits September 14 – October 4, 2013)

The Shirt Factory
Corner of Lawrence & Cooper Streets, Glens Falls
(518) 90-SHIRT
www.shirtfactorygf.com

  • Tenant’s Show – Shirt Factory Artists’ works are showcased (exhibiting April 13 – June 15, 2013)
  • Guild of Adirondack Artists – Selected Works (exhibiting June 28 – July 27, 2013)
  • Georgia On My Mind – In conjunction with Georgia O’Keeffe Hyde Collection exhibition (exhibiting August 9 – September 21, 2013)
  • LocalFest: Stuff Made Here – Outdoor celebration of all things locally-made (September 7, 2013) 10AM-5PM.
  • Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region Annex Show – In conjunction with Hyde Collection’s exhibition (October 11 thru November 2, 2013)
  • Shirt Factory Artist’ Holiday Show – Affordable handcrafted gifts locally made in The Shirt Factory (displays November 21, 2013 – January 31, 2014)
  • Holiday Open House (November 29 – December 1, 2013) 10AM-5PM
  • December Open House (December 14-15, 2013) 10AM-5PM

Tannery Pond Community Center (Widlund Gallery)
228 Main Street, North Creek
(518) 251-2733.  tpcca.org

  • Photographic Images by Elise and Woody Widlund – Adventure travelers & photographers, Elise and Woody Widlund, will be bringing a new look to their collection of photographic images. These images, taken from years of traveling many parts of the world (India, Iceland, Holland China, Ecuador, Turkey & more) as well as the United States including the Adirondacks, will be represented on canvas for this exhibit. (Exhibits July 28 – Aug. 29, 2012).
  • Jenny Hutchins – a curator for LARAC’s Lapham Galery will be exhibiting her work series of drawing and painting that is “inspired by meditation; each figure is caught in a single captive moment that may bring about serenity or despair.” (Exhibited March 22 – April 17, 2012.)
  • Leadley & Son – Jack Leadley Sr. and his son Rick are Adirondack handicraft artists displaying traditional rustic furniture, and paintings on deer hide and baskets. (Exhibited March 22 – April 17, 2012.)
  • North Country Arts Center’s Members Exhibition – the North Country Arts Center’s 41st year, a non-profit cultural organization for artists, artisans and art-interested people (exhibited May 25 – June 21, 2012).
  • Photographic Images by Elise and Woody Widlund – Adventure travelers & photographers, Elise and Woody Widlund, will be bringing a new look to their collection of photographic images. These images, taken from years of traveling many parts of the world (India, Iceland, Holland China, Ecuador, Turkey, U.S. & more) including the Adirondacks, will be represented on canvas. (Exhibited July 28 – Aug. 29, 2012).
  • Celebrating the History of Warren County – Town by Town – A Pre-Bicentennial Exhibit by Historical Organizations of Warren County. Johnsburg Historical Society is sponsoring this extensive museum-quality exhibit featuring the history of Warren County from 1813 – 2013, with contributing photographs and artifacts from many area historical societies including Warrensburg, John Thurman, Hadley-Luzerne, Horicon, Warren County and Hague, as well as the Chapman Historical Museum in Glens Falls. (Exhibited September 1 – October 10, 2012)
  • Johnsburg Fine Arts – This group of 10-15 local artists will by showing their current paintings. (Exhibited October 13 – November 18, 2012)
  • Helene O. Goodman – On display & for sale are this artist’ beautifully crafted polymer clay jewelry and keepsakes. (Exhibited October 13 – November 18, 2012)
  • Joanne Quinlivan – Pastels (Exhibited January 25 – February 25, 2013)
  • Johnsburg Central School – Students of Johnsburg Central School display their artwork (Exhibited March 1-28, 2013)
  • Rivals in Slate, Brothers in War:  The Slate Valley Unites for the Union Cause – discover the story of how the Slate Valley community reacted to the war in ways that reflected both where they lived and their native culture (exhibits until June 2 2012).
  • Economic Geology: A Study Through Photography – Photographs from glass plate negatives, from the New York State Museum collection, that reflect the slate industry of the Slate Valley & geological studies from post-Civil War to early 1900s in North America (exhibits in 2013)
  • Preserving a Heritage, Building a Community: The Carpatho-Rusyns in the Slate Valley – Discover the immigrant communities in the slate quarries, focusing on the stories of Carpatho-Rusyns living in the Slate Valley during 1890s – 1920s (exhibit starts June 7, 2013)
  • AntARTica: Exploring Art & Science at the Bottom of the World – This collaborative exhibit features the experience of biologist Sam Bowser & artist Laura Von Rosk working in Antarctica (exhibits March 30 – April 24, 2013)
  • Coalescence V – Fiber art by Charlene Leary, Francelise Dawkins, Joanna Monroe, Robin Blakney-Carlson, and Kris Gregson-Moss (exhibits April 26 – May 30, 2013)
  • Delores Thomson – Ceramics (exhibits May 31 – June 27, 2013)
  • Wildflowers of the Adirondacks – Photography of flowers by Curt Austin. These flower portraits on display are a result of an unexpected obsession with close-up photos of a wide-range of flowers in the spring & summer of 2008, which in turn, became the object of a book project called “Adirondack Wildflower Portraits” (exhibits June 1 – 26, 2013). Also, a special “Talk” 5-7PM with artist Curt Austin on June 20, 2013 regarding this exhibit – including a slideshow of his flower photos.
  • Betsey Krebs – Local artist & teacher exhibiting her oil painting collection (on canvas or canvas board) of landscapes that were generated on location from the beautiful Hudson watershed area; also showing her oil paintings of water & boats from the Adirondack Region (exhibits June 29 – July 24, 2013).
  • Dance Around the World – Mixed media from Children’s Awareness Museum (exhibits July 26 – August 29, 2013)
  • Historical Display – By the Johnsburg Historical Society (exhibits August 30 – September 26, 2013)
  • David Francis Exhibition – This Pastel artist explores surface, light and texture using games, toys and other found items as the subjects of his series of pastel paintings. Artist talk and demonstration on October 12 at 1:30PM (exhibit displays September 28 – October 23, 2013)
  • Gourds: Dancing Spirits – Sculptural artist Serena Kovakosky displays her gold, silver and copper ornaments, bowls and sculptures created from dried gourds. Artist talk and demonstration on October 12 at 2PM (exhibit displays September 28 – October 23, 2013)
  • Johnsburg Fine Arts Group – Mixed Medium (exhibits October 25 – November 20, 2013)
  • Helene Goodman – Polymer Clay Jewelry (exhibits October 25 – November 20, 2013)
  • Dennis Wilson – Boxes using the chip carving technique (exhibits October 25 – November 20, 2013)
  • Upper Hudson Water Color Society – Water colors (exhibits November 23 – December 19, 2013)

Town of Chester Library
Main Street, Chestertown
(518) 494-5384.  chesterlibrary.org

  • Charity Smith “Manga Drawing” May 2012 exhibited in Ruplin Gallery
  • Erika Mahoney “Cross Stitching” June 2012 exhibited in Ruplin Gallery
  • Barbara Wilson “Chip Carvings” June 2012 exhibited in Display Case
  • Louise Wieck “Photos” July 2012 exhibit in Ruplin Gallery
  • Ray Henrikson “Schenectady Photo Society” August 2012 exhibited in Ruplin Gallery
  • TBA Exhibited in September 2012
  • TBA Exhibited in October 2012
  • Bob Mcermott & Linda Zila “Photos” November 2012 exhibited in Ruplin Gallery
  • Upper Hudson Watercolor Society “Watercolors” December 2012 exhibited in Ruplin Gallery

World Awareness Children’s Museum
89 Warren Street, Glens Falls
(518) 793-2773.  worldchildrensmuseum.org

  • “Reflections on 9/11: NYC Through the Eyes of American Youth” – view 20 moving pieces of art created by youth from around the country in 2001-2002, reflecting their impressions of the September 11, 2001 event (exhibited through October 2, 2011).
  • “Power of Masks” – view artifacts and artwork from Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America and the South Pacific, and explore the meaning of masks in cultures around the world (exhibited through November 13, 2011).
  • “Annual All-Country Show: Selections from the International Youth Art Exchange (ArtEx)” – award-winning youth artwork from the United States. Presented by the World Awareness Children’s Museum and hosted at Crandall Public Library in Glens Falls (exhibited through Oct. 31).
  • “World Winter Traditions” – youth artwork of winter scenes & holiday traditions from around the world (exhibits November 14 – December 31, 2011).
  • “Our World: Thinking Green” – view art from around the world depicting children’s views on environmental awareness and the importance of thinking green (exhibited March 7 – April 29, 2012).
  •  “Seasonal World Celebrations” – depicts global festivals and celebrations with various types of light including solstice celebrations, lanterns, candles, bonfires, and more (exhibited thru July 2, 2012).
  •  “We Live in Australia, We Live in America, Mother Earth is Our Home” – displays animals native to the local environments created by children in Australia, Florida and Glens Falls NY (exhibited thru July 29, 2012).
  • Olympic Sports – youth art depicting Olympic sports in action around the world (exhibited July 5 – September 2, 2012).
  • Discovering Textiles Through Pattern & Design – View textiles and clothing from around the world (exhibited September 5 – November 25, 2012).
  • A World of Dolls – View an extensive collection of international dolls wearing traditional clothing & accessories (exhibited September 5 – November 25, 2012).
  • Winter Solstice – View art depicting winter solstice from the museum’s International Youth Art Exchange (exhibits December 30 – January 28, 2013)
  • Chinese & Other New Years – View art depicting Chinese New Year & other worldly New Year celebrations from the museum’s International Youth Art Exchange (exhibits January 30 – March 4, 2013)
  • International Youth Art Exchange: Best of 25 Years! – An exhibition featuring the World Awareness Children’s Museum Art Exchange’s best pieces from the collection, in celebration of 25 years (exhibits May 1 – June 30, 2013)
  • Food – From Seed to Table – Featuring pieces from the World Awareness Children’s Museum’s International Youth Art Exchange that depicts international cuisine (exhibits July 1 – August 31, 2013)
  • Global Connections: Making Friends – Featuring pieces from the World Awareness Children’s Museum’s International Youth Art Exchange that depicts global connections and representations of peace and tolerance (exhibits September 3 – October 31, 2013)

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