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

Bard SummerScape 2019, “Korngold and His World”

Bard SummerScape 2019, “Korngold and His World”

The curtain rises on the 2019 Bard SummerScape festival on Saturday, June 29, ushering in seven weeks of music, opera, theater, dance, film, and cabaret. At the heart of these offerings is the 30th anniversary season of the Bard Music … 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

Brice Marden’s Cold Mountain in Rhinebeck

Brice Marden’s Cold Mountain in Rhinebeck

This summer, Brice Marden’s Cold Mountain series will make its Hudson Valley debut at ‘T’ Space, the non-​​​​profit arts organization at 137 Round Lake Road in Rhinebeck, New York. Brice Marden: Cold Mountain Studies, on view between June 9 and August … Continue reading

Libraries as Alternative Spaces

Libraries as Alternative Spaces

In 2016, a Pew Research Center study found that 48% of people over age 16 say they visited their public library in the past year and Millennials, whose lives seem to be all about technology, are “more likely than their elders … 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

Planning a Butterfly <span class="amp">&</span> Pollinator Garden? —think a variety of Native Plants and <span class="caps">MILKWEED</span>!

Planning a Butterfly & Pollinator Garden? —think a variety of Native Plants and MILKWEED!

This time of year is exciting for many gardeners as they begin to plan for a new season. Seed catalogues and nurseries are sending daily e-​​​​blasts, teasing the senses to encourage orders. This is when gardeners think about how to approach … Continue reading