A Monothon at the Woodstock School of Art

A Monothon at the Woodstock School of Art

The Woodstock School of Art (WSA) kicks off its 2019 Woodstock Monoprint Invitational Exhibition on October 26 with a reception on Saturday, October 26, 3-​​​​5pm, in the School’s Robert H. Angeloch Gallery. The exhibition, an annual event now in its fourth … Continue reading

Bamboo Stories at the Woodstock Film Festival

Bamboo Stories at the Woodstock Film Festival

It’s mid-​​​​September as I write and I am still wearing open-​​​​toed sandals, but I can’t feel my toes – they’ve gone on strike. My toes have formed a picket-​​​​line at the front of my feet with the left toes chanting, “What do we want?” And the … Continue reading

<span class="dquo">“</span>Tonalism: Pathway from the Hudson River School to Modern Art” at The Dorsky Museum

Tonalism: Pathway from the Hudson River School to Modern Art” at The Dorsky Museum

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz is currently featuring “Tonalism: Pathway from the Hudson River School to Modern Art,” a new exhibition exploring a late-​​​​19th century movement in painting with deep ties to the Mid-​​​​Hudson region. “Tonalism” is … Continue reading

Zhōng Guó

Zhōng Guó

Zhōng Guó It’s the Chinese name for China. It means “middle kingdom,” because they regarded themselves as a bit of civilization at the center of the world, surrounded by barbarians. Since they created one of the world’s greatest cuisines, in company … Continue reading

Jo-​​Ellen Trilling and Andrew Willner Side by Side

Jo-​​Ellen Trilling and Andrew Willner Side by Side

Jo-​​​​Ellen Trilling and Andrew Willner Side by Side at Wired Gallery A husband-​​​​and-​​​​wife dual retrospective Featuring fairy-​​​​tale fantasy and woodwork Wired Gallery, 11 Mohonk Road, High Falls, NY. August 3 –25, 2019  Opening Reception: Saturday, August 3, 5:00 – 7:00 PM Married for … Continue reading

<span class="caps">MADNESS</span> <span class="caps">IN</span> <span class="caps">VEGETABLES</span>: <span class="caps">HUDSON</span> <span class="caps">VALLEY</span> <span class="caps">ARTISTS</span> 2019

MADNESS IN VEGETABLES: HUDSON VALLEY ARTISTS 2019

Currently at the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art Curated by Alyson Baker and Candice Madey June 15 – November 10, 2019 Alice and Horace Chandler and North Galleries Bob Barry | Julie Evans | Mara Held | Virginia Lavado | Elisa Lendvay … Continue reading

Soup, Glorious Soup

Soup, Glorious Soup

When I was a child, one the best dishes — at least to my childish palate — was my mother’s onion soup. Her recipe was simplicity itself: take several silver-​​​​wrapped cubes of beef bouillon from the little white cardboard can decorated with red cows, dissolve them … Continue reading

<span class="caps">FREE</span> <span class="caps">WILL</span> <span class="caps">ASTROLOGY</span> October

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY October

ARIES (March 21-​​​​April 19): In 1956, the U.S. federal government launched a program to build 40,000 miles of high-​​​​speed roads to connect all major American cities. It was completed 36 years later at a cost of $521 billion. In the coming months, … Continue reading