ART IN THE NEW YEAR at ASHAWAGH HALL will take place from Saturday through Monday JANUARY 19, 20 AND 21. The hours are as follows:
10 am to 8 pm Saturday and Sunday
10 am to 4 pm Monday
THERE WILL BE AN OPENING RECEPTION ON SATURDAY EVENING (JAN 19TH) FROM 5 PM UNTIL 8 PM.
There is no admission charge for this show and families and children are welcome!
The show features the work of painters Cynthia Loewen and Lynn Martell, Alyce Peifer, Jerry Schwabe and Pam Vossen. John Todaro will also be displaying his photography and Mary Milne’s who will be showing her wonderful fusion glass.
Everyone has new work for the show and all have displayed extensively in the area, including at Guild Hall, the Crazy Monkey Gallery, Chrysallis and elsewhere.
Cynthia Loewen is a realist painter (and stipple artist) from East Hampton and the founder of the very publicized Community Arts Project in Springs. She will be showing many recent oils and also some drawings and portraits.
Lynn Martell is a gifted watercolorist and oil painter who studied at the Art Students League in Manhattan and who has displayed extensively in East Hampton and in Greenport. She will have many new pieces at the show.
Alyce Peifer has displayed in juried shows throughout Long Island and in NYC. She will be showing a number of new landscapes and seascapes which reflect the many lovely aspects of our local light. She recently displayed in the Annual Retreat Show at the D'Amato Gallery in Sag Harbor
Jerry Schwabe works in various media including sculpture, oils, acrylics and watercolors. He studied at the National Academy of Fine Arts and also at the Art Students League. His award-winning work has been displayed at many solo shows in East Hampton. He recently won the President's Award for a sculpture displayed at the American Artist's Professional League.
Pam Vossen studied at the Art League of Long Island, and has shown at BJ Spoke, Chrysallis and Guild Hall. Recently she has been producing beautiful oil landscapes, along with still lifes and pastel portraits. She'll have lots of new work at the show.
John Todaro is an award winning photographer from East Hampton whose work is widely collected in the area. He maintains a very popular blog relating to his work, and will be showing new abstractions and recent B&W and color landscapes. Many "first prints" will be available.
Mary Milne works in spectacular multilayered fusion glass and studied at Pratt, Urban Glass and also at The New York School For Interior Design. Her work is decorative and sculptural and demonstrates her sensitive handling of colors.
Ashawagh Hall is located at 780 Springs-Fireplace Road in the historic area of Springs. From the hall, it’s just a short walk to Accabonac Harbor, The Springs General Store and the Pollock-Krasner House.