Studio Tour to highlight artists of the Catskills
Open Studios Tour 2018 will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 28 and 29, with close to thirty participating artists in the central Catskill Mountains in the Andes, Margaretville and Roxbury areas. Artists working in all media and artistic disciplines will show their creative spaces, and demonstrate and talk about their work, according to a media release.
Participating artists are Adam Cohen, Amy Masters, Ted Sheridan, Alan Powell, Lisbeth Firmin, Ellen Wong, Peter Yamaoka, Gerda van Leeuwen, Frank Manzo, Helene Manzo, Tabitha Gilmore Barnes, Gary Mayer, Barbara Alyn, Oneida Hammond, Ken Hiratsuka, Roshan Houshmand, Agnes Freas, Esther de Jong, Lesley Powell, Rosamond Welchman, Robert Axelrod, Deborah Ruggerio, Gary Mead, Anthony Margiotta, Rebecca Andre, Patrice Lorenz, Sharon Suess and Gail Freund. All artists will show works in progress and finished works, sell, and give lectures and demonstrations. Art writer Simona David, author of “How Art Is Made: In the Catskills,” will be on site to talk about the tradition of making art in the Catskills, and highlight some of the current trends and accomplishments, the release said.
Oldies band to play in Richfield Springs
The Oldies Show Band will perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, on the bandstand in Spring Park on Main Street in Richfield Springs. In the event of bad weather, the concert will be moved to the nearby covered pavilion. Those attending are urged to chairs or blankets.
For more information, call (315) 858-0964.
Photographer is subject of talk
“Marking Time,” an illustrated talk on the life and work of photographer and former Margaretville resident Art Kane, by his son, musician and photographer Jonathan Kane, will take place at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 21, at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown at 778 Cemetery Road in Margaretville. Admission by donation.
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