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Landscape photos at Gardiner Library

October 22nd, 2014 No comments

The Gardiner Library is hosting an exhibit of landscapes by Andrea McFarland. An artist’s reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 24 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the library community room. Read more…

High society hijinks in New Paltz

October 14th, 2014 No comments

The Department of Theatre Arts at the State University of New Paltz will present Philip Barry’s classic play “Philadelphia Story,” directed by visiting lecturer Brendan Burke Oct.16-19 in Parker Theatre on the New Paltz campus. Read more…

Fall birds and waterfowl at Nature Museum

October 8th, 2014 Comments off

On Saturday, Oct. 11, at 10 a.m., the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum presents Fall Birds and Waterfowl at the Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall. Join Sharon and David Baker, avid birding enthusiasts with world-wide experience, to learn about these fascinating birds. Read more…

Karpeles welcomes Women who Pastel

October 1st, 2014 Comments off

The Karpeles Manuscript Library museum presents Women Who Pastel: A Group Show of Work in Pastel by Artists in the Hudson Valley. Read more…

Celebrated Pine Bush illustrator honored

September 24th, 2014 Comments off

“As kids, my sister and I never knew when we were going to open the paper and see ourselves,” Jeff Syverson joked, leaning on the kitchen counter of his childhood home in Pine Bush. Read more…

Kites soar over the Hudson

September 17th, 2014 Comments off

Soaring, swirling, kites of all kinds will bob and weave as they dance in the wind at Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site during Kites Over the Hudson, on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2 to 4 p.m. Read more…

Barbara Brewer paintings at City Hall

September 10th, 2014 Comments off

Through the month of September, visitors to City Hall at 83 Broadway, Newburgh can enjoy the paintings of Barbara Brewer. Read more…

Open Studio Tours kick off this weekend

September 3rd, 2014 Comments off

The Orange County Arts Council is organizing its sixth annual free, self-guided, Artist Open Studio Tour which will take place during all four weekends in September and spans the entire county. The Open Studio Tour provides the public with a rare opportunity to tour Orange County’s art studios and art spaces, enjoy and purchase local artwork, interact with local artists, and learn more about each artist’s unique creative process. Read more…

Voices of Glory headline festival

August 27th, 2014 Comments off

The 26th Annual City of Newburgh International Festival will be held over Labor Day Weekend, August 29- Sept. 1. This year’s festival will once again be on the grounds of the Newburgh Armory Unity Center at 321 S. William St. There will be vendors, a variety of international and local cuisine, a carnival with rides and games, and special appearances by the Hudson Valley’s own, Voices of Glory, “America’s Got Talent” finalists, and Jermaine Paul, Season 2 Winner of “The Voice.” Read more…

SUNY Orange presents AntARTica

August 20th, 2014 Comments off

Have you ever known anyone who has gone to Antarctica, let alone someone who dives through drilled holes in the ice more than 180 times? In fact, why would anyone do that? …for the sake of science. Read more…

A celebration of art, music and soul

August 13th, 2014 Comments off

Century House Historical Society and Element 22 Studio are pleased to present “Inner Spaces” – a celebration of art and music, nature and soul, on Saturday, 3-5 p.m. at the Widow Jane Mine in Rosendale. Read more…

Cultural tour of farms continues

August 6th, 2014 Comments off

Fresh art from the Farm/Art Trail featuring Mickie MacMillan’s paintings of Froelich’s Farm, and Elizabeth Ocskay’s paintings of Jones Farms at the Wallkill River School Art Gallery, 232 Ward St. in Montgomery. Emerging Artist Katherine Parrella will be featured in a solo exhibit in the workshop room. Show dates are Aug. 1-30, hours are 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Mon.-Sat. Wallkill River School of Art is located at 232 Ward St. in the Village of Montgomery, and is free and open to the public. Read more…

A Beginning for the Hudson River School

July 29th, 2014 Comments off

In 1820, Irish artist William Guy Wall (1792–1864) embarked on a comprehensive sketching tour of the Hudson River Valley. Master printmaker John Hill (1770–1850) engraved Wall’s watercolors for The Hudson River Portfolio, which was published in New York City by Henry I. Megarey between 1821 and 1825. Read more…

Almost, Maine comes to Newburgh stage

July 22nd, 2014 Comments off

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist, because its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. Read more…

Art in the Wild at Cornwall

July 15th, 2014 Comments off

The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum is holding a celebration of Art in the Wild, Naturally Inspired Trailside Creations, an outdoor art exhibit at the Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall. Read more…