Ann Street Gallery. 104 Ann St., Newburgh. Mélange. Hours: Wednesday & Thursday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., (closed for lunch 1:30-2:30) Friday & Saturday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 562-6940 x119.
Bannerman Island Gallery, 150 Main Street, Beacon. Hudson Valley Vista by Jamie Williams Grossman. Open Saturday and Sunday, noon – 5 p.m. Open Second Saturday til 9 p.m. 831-6346
BAU: Beacon Artist Union. 506 Main St., Beacon. Saturday and Sunday noon – 6 p.m. and by appointment. 440-7584.
Crawford Gallery. Crawford Town Hall, Second floor, Route 302, Pine Bush. The Halloween exhibit is on display throughout October. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 744-5418, 744-2075.
Crawford Gallery of Fine Arts, 65 Main St., Pine Bush. Membership Show , Mickey MacMillian, renowned watercolorist and resident artist. Wed. – Sun. 1-5 744-8634.
Dia: Beacon. 3 Beekman St. Beacon. Adjacent to Beacon Train Station. 440-0100. Hours: Friday – Monday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
DM Weil Gallery, 208 Bruynswick Road, Gardiner. 255-3336.
The Gallery at Orange Regional Medical Center, 707 East Main St., Middletown. Mary Flad: Woven Wonders. Tapestry weavings from landscapes and plant forms of the Hudson Valley.
The Gallery at Unison. Unison Arts and Learning Center, 68 Mountain Rest Rd., New Paltz. Outdoor Sculpture Garden is open dawn to dusk year round. Artists featured include Akifumi Tanaka, Showa Okamura, Hisako Noto, Yasuhiko Ishikawa, Kodo Tanaka. Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 255-1559.
Gallery 66 NY. 66 Main St., Cold Spring. “Passing Storms” features painter Rick Thurston and photographer Gregory Martin. “The Evolution of Shape” features mixed media artists Cindy Booth and Carol Flaitz. Each of us has experienced an extraordinary moment in nature; moments that are always fleeting but leave an indelible imprint on your soul. These artists revisit and reflect on these moments over the passage of time through their travels on land and sea. Sept. 4-27. Reception: Fri., Sept. 4, 6-9 p.m..Thurs-Sunday 12-6. 809-5838 or gallery66ny.com.
Gardiner Library. 133 Farmer’s Way, Gardiner. An exhibit of masks made by children in this summer’s mask making workshops will be on display at The Gardiner Library beginning Tuesday, Sept. 1. Over the course of two workshops children between the ages of 8 and 13 worked with paper mache to create unique mixed media masks. Instructor Ellen Samson was an art educator for New York City public schools for 11 years. Ellen has been making masks since the late 1990s and has exhibited extensively in the area. According to Samson, “Children are very close to their emotions. While creating their masks the young artists can access, and vividly express a feeling. I see representations of feelings of joy, sadness, surprise, fear… The gamut of our human experience in the form of paper mache.” Hours: Monday – Thursday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday noon – 4 p.m. 255-1255.
Garrison Art Center. 23 Depot Square, Garrison’s Landing. The Vision of One, The Power of Two, Champions of Millions. Though Nov. 8. Work of Mary Einstein Wright, Russel Wright and Aileen Osborn Webb, three late residents of Garrison, whose work had a profound impact on the world of design and craft during the 20th century. Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 424-3960.
Hudson Beach Glass. 2nd Floor Gallery, 162 Main St., Beacon. 440-0068. Gallery Hours: Daily, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum. 94 Broadway, Color Music: The Musical Expression of Michael Post. Aug. 1 – Oct. 31. 569-4997. karpeles.com.
Orange Hall Gallery. Orange County Community College, Middletown. Colleagues: Hidden Talents will showcase the works of the staff and faculty of the college community. Paintings, drawings, photographs, sculptures, 3-dimensional works, collages, fabric art, stitchery, jewelry will be exhibited Sept. 2 – 30. Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., and during performances in the Orange Hall Theatre. 341-4891.
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, 1 Hawk Drive, SUNY New Paltz campus. Jervis McEntee: Painter-Poet of the Hudson River School, Aug. 26-Dec. 13. Opening reception, Sept. 12, 5-7 p.m.Hours: Wed-Sun, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Suggested Donation $5. 257-3844.
Safe Harbors of the Hudson, Lobby at the Ritz. Newburgh: Past, Present, Future. This summer, Josephine Herrick Project (JHP) and the Boys and Girls Club of Newburgh New York in conjunction with Safe Harbors of the Hudson partnered to bring a social justice focused photography workshop to the youth of Newburgh. Under the direction of Vincent Cianni, photographer, educator and social justice advocate, Richard Rabinowitz, director of the digital Photo Academyand Jose Vasquez, twelve young photographers documented the streets of Newburgh for five weeks with cameras aimed at capturing the essence and local resources of the community. The results of their investigation are on view in the exhibition: Aug. 25 – mid November.
Space Create. Safe Harbors of the Hudson, 111 Broadway, Newburgh. Facebook.com/SpaceCreate,
Storm King Art Center, Mountainville. Widely celebrated as one of the world’s leading sculpture parks, Storm King Art Center has welcomed visitors from across the globe for fifty years. The pristine 500-acre landscape of fields, hills, and woodlands provides the setting for a collection of more than 100 carefully sited sculptures created by some of the most acclaimed artists of our time. Open Wed-Sun 10AM-5:30PM. From May 24-Sept 1 on Sat-Sun open until 8PM. In Nov open Wed-Sun 10AM-4:30PM (closed on Thanksgiving Day.) On Sept 1 and Oct 13 open 10AM-5:30PM. 845-534-3115, stormking.org
Thornwillow Institute. 7 South Lander St., Newburgh. Pivotal: Faces of Change: Newburgh. Large scale exhibit of black and white still and portraits, and also premieres a 20 minute film of the same name by renowned photographer Ruedi Hofmann. This special exhibit is, Hofmann explains, a “keyhole view of the hundreds of people in Newburgh whose contributions are helping to rebuild the city.” Thursdays through Sundays from 12-6pm,
Wallkill River Art Gallery. Patchett House, intersection of 17K and Factory Street, Montgomery. Fresh art from the Farm/Art Trail featuring Chrissy Pahucki’s paintings of the Black Dirt region, and Rogowski Farm, and Nancy Reed Jones’ paintings of Rock Ridge Alpaca Farm in Chester, at the Wallkill River School Art Gallery, for the month of Sept. Reception is free and open to the public; Sept. 12, 5-7pm wallkillriverschool.com Hours: Monday-Saturday Noon. – 6 p.m. 457-ARTS.
Yellowbird Gallery. 19 Front St., Newburgh. Two exhibits by Photographer Michael Sibilia; La Luz de la Noche (The Light of the Night) and a preview of a new work in progress: La Hora de Los Lobos. Opening reception, October 3, 6-9 p.m.