Barrett Art Center Juried Member's Show - CALL FOR ENTRIES

Barrett Art Center invites you to participate in their final Juried Member's Show for the 2017 season. Call for entries, drop off date: August 7, 2017.

Juror: Staats Fasoldt, artist and instructor, Woodstock School of Art.
Staats’ paintings are interpretations of nature that stress spontaneity as method. He is the exponent of the minimal statement. Staats Fasoldt is a watercolorist, teacher and member of the Woodstock Artist’s Association. He is also the founder and vice-chairman of the Hudson River Watercolor Society, and art exhibition curator for the Rosendale Cafe.

Drop off artwork for consideration, August 7, 2017 at BAC; Pickup artwork, August 10, 2017

Click here for Submission Art Form

Juried Member's Show
August 19 – September 16, 2017
Opening Reception
Saturday, August 19, 2017, 3:00- 6:00pm

Barrett Art Center
55 Noxon Street, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
845.471.2550
www.barrettartcenter.org   

Barrett Art Center: "We the People" Art Exhibition Opens July 8, 2017

Barrett Art Center invites you to join them to celebrate an—Independence and Creative Expression—We the People - Political Art in an Age of Discord. Opening Reception, Saturday, July 8, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

BarrettArtCenter_WeThePeople_Exhibit

We the People
July 8– August 12, 2017
Opening Reception
Saturday, July 8, 2017, 5:00- 8:00pm

Barrett Art Center
55 Noxon Street, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
845.471.2550
www.barrettartcenter.org   

Barrett Art Center: "Photowork 2017" Art Exhibition Opens January 21, 2017

Barrett Art Center invites you to their 30th Annual National Juried Photography Exhibition Photowork 2017 on January 21, 2017.  Selected from over 800 entries, Photowork 2017 showcases 63 photographic works representing a full spectrum of subjects and styles.

Angelika Ejtel,  You Have Small Braids Like Spider Threads,  Archival Pigment Print   

Angelika Ejtel, You Have Small Braids Like Spider Threads, Archival Pigment Print

 

In addition, 3 Mid-Hudson residents have been selected to join the 42 other photographers representing 16 states: Photographer Mark Lyon of Marlboro, Karl Schmitz of Poughkeepsie and Marie Triller of Hopewell Junction.

Patrick S Flood,   Lapse

Patrick S Flood,  Lapse

In celebration of 30 years of Photowork Exhibitions, the artwork was selected by a distinguished panel of 3 jurors: Isaac Diggs - a photographer and faculty member at the School of Visual Arts in New York City;  Rebecca Morse - Associate Curator of the Wallis Annenberg Photography Department at Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA); and Robert Stevens - former Photo Editor of TIME Magazine and faculty member at the School of Visual Arts in New York City.

Tim Christensen,  Cygnus Wall

Tim Christensen, Cygnus Wall

Mark Lyon,  "Wash N' Glo, Newburgh

Mark Lyon, "Wash N' Glo, Newburgh

Jurors’ awards with cash prizes for Photowork 2017 will be announced at the reception. 

Photowork 2017
January 21 – March 4, 2017
Opening Reception:
Saturday, January 21, 2017, 3:00- 6:00pm

Barrett Art Center
55 Noxon Street, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
845.471.2550
www.barrettartcenter.org    

Holiday Exhibitions at Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

Come celebrate the 2016 Holiday Member Show in conjunction with the Solo Exhibition Ashokan Reservoir by artist Amy Rie McGuire in the Crenson Gallery at the Barrett Art Center.

Amy Rie McGuire , Reservoir Sun, Late Winter,  2015

Amy Rie McGuire, Reservoir Sun, Late Winter, 2015

The Holiday Member Show features artworks all under 18 inches in size, while the Solo Show highlights an array of views of the Ashokan Reservoir where McGuire has lived for more than thirty years. McGuire makes and/or paints most of the frames for her paintings. Her greeting cards, calendars and a book will be available for sale during the show.  

A portion of the proceeds will be donated from these exhibitions to Holiday Helping Hands, a charitable giving program of the United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region and the Poughkeepsie Journal.

November 19 – December 17, 2016
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 19, 2016
3:00 – 5:00 pm

A prize drawing will feature note cards and artwork reproductions of works by and inspired by Thomas W. Barrett, Jr.
The reception is free and open to the public.

HOLIDAY MEMBER SHOW and
AMY RIE MCGUIRE’S SOLO SHOW ASHOKAN RESERVOIR

Saturday, November 19, 2016
3:00 – 5:00 pm

Barrett Art Center
55 Noxon Street
Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
845.471.2550
www.barrettartcenter.org