Arts

5th annual group show winners opens Friday May 19 6-9pm

  Solitude and Refuge: the paintings of Jane Black & Mark Delluomo “Rainy Evening NYC” by Jane Black Jane Black and Mark Delluomo are the winners of Front Street’s Fifth Annual juried group show.  On May 19th,  Mark and Jane present work in a new exhibition titled Solitude and Refuge. A graduate of Brown University and the University…

Greetings Art Lovers:

    Greetings Art Lovers: This week started off with our grants awards reception, graciously hosted by Buttermilk Farms. The New York State Council on the Arts funding was distributed for arts events and programs across Dutchess, Ulster, and Orange Counties – over $116,000 will go right back into our Mid-Hudson regional economy creating a…

The Sharon Historical Society & Museum Announces the Opening of “No Place Like Home” Juried Exhibition and Sale

      The Sharon Historical Society & Museum Announces the Opening of “No Place Like Home” Juried Exhibition and Sale The Gallery @the SHS – May 6 through July 7, 2017 SHARON, CT: The Gallery @the SHS of the Sharon Historical Society & Museum presents “No Place Like Home,” a juried exhibition and sale…

FILMWORKS FORUM PRESENTS THE THOMAS CHAPIN STORY: NIGHT BIRD SONG SPONSORED BY THE SALISBURY SCHOOL

  FILMWORKS FORUM PRESENTS THE THOMAS CHAPIN STORY: NIGHT BIRD SONG SPONSORED BY THE SALISBURY SCHOOL Sunday, May 21, 11:00 a.m. The Moviehouse, 48 Main Street, Millerton, NY  MILLERTON, NY—On Sunday, May 21, at 11:00 a.m., The Moviehouse FilmWorks Forum series will present a free community screening of The Thomas Chapin Story: NIGHT BIRD SONG in Millerton. The…

Greetings Art Lovers:

  Greetings Art Lovers: All of us at Arts Mid-Hudson get excited when our members have success! We want to share that Alexis Feldheim pursued her dream of opening her own ceramics studio and on May 2ndKingston Ceramics Studio will open for classes. Alexis has been an Arts Mid-Hudson member since 2013, has worked as…

Greetings Art Lovers:

  Greetings Art Lovers: The trees are flowering, the Forsythia bushes are almost budding, and the garden is getting cleaned up because it is spring. The holidays at this time celebrate a sense of hope and renewal which is reflected in many of our creative workshops scheduled at Arts Mid-Hudson this spring. Feeling like you’d…

Parade through the streets at The Wassaic Project May Festival & Summer Exhibition Opening on May 20th

  Parade through the streets at The Wassaic Project May Festival & Summer Exhibition Opening on May 20th WASSAIC, NY— This year, The Wassaic Project will be expanding their programming to include 4 different day-long festivals. Building upon their commitment to the local and regional community as well as expanding opportunities for Wassaic Project artists to…

31st Dutchess County Executive’s Arts Awards Nominations are Now Open

   31st Dutchess County Executive’s Arts Awards Nominations are Now Open POUGHKEEPSIE: Nominations for the 31st Annual Dutchess County Executive’s Arts Awards are now open. The County Executive, in collaboration with Arts Mid-Hudson, annually recognizes outstanding residents of and businesses or organizations based in Dutchess County that contribute to the arts in the county with these awards….

Greetings Art Lovers:

  Greetings Art Lovers: April is National Poetry Month, and all of us at Arts Mid-Hudson invite you to the Dutchess County Poetic Party featuring seven gifted poets. Dutchess County Poet Laureate Poet Gold Wilkerson will read from her works and we are especially pleased that all poets nominated for the Dutchess County Poet Laureate…

Guitarist Willy Porter & Singer Carmen Nickerson Tour with New Album Bonfire to Ash

  Guitarist Willy Porter & Singer Carmen Nickerson Tour with New Album Bonfire to Ash   (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) Wisconsin-based guitarist/songwriter Willy Porter & vocalist Carmen Nickerson perform at Daryl’s House Club, Pawling NY, April 26, 7:00 pm. This show is a co-bill with guitar virtuoso, who fans call “The Acoustic Ninja,” Trace Bundy.   Porter…

DCC to Host Screenings of ‘Fences’

  DCC to Host Screenings of ‘Fences’   April 5, 2017 – Dutchess Community College this month will host four screenings of “Fences” at its Poughkeepsie campus followed by faculty-led discussions about the film. The movie will be shown April 20 at 12:30 and 5 p.m. in Taconic Hall, room 103, and April 21 at…

Auditions for Spotlight Arts’ Summer Mainstage “HAIRSPRAY”

  Auditions for Spotlight Arts’ Summer Mainstage “HAIRSPRAY”   Join us for our Summer Mainstage production and perform in the popular musical comedy, “HAIRSPRAY” with music and lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman and book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan. Auditions for this large scale commercial production with direction by industry professionals are by appointment…

The Pawling Concert Series: Slocan Ramblers to Perform on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 8:00 pm at The Trinity Pawling – Gardiner Theater

   Slocan Ramblers Friday, April 21, 2017 | 8:00 pm | Trinity Pawling – Gardiner Theater ooted in the bluegrass tradition, fearlessly creative, and possessing a bold, dynamic sound, The Slocans (2015 Edmonton Folk Fest Emerging Artist Award recipients), have quickly become a leading light of Canada’s country music scene, built on their reputation for energetic…

Dutchess Tourism has a schedule of fun events upcoming – Flea Market Opens – FDR Library 75th – Rhinebeck Antique Car Show – Culinary: Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Events – Arts: Beacon Open Studios 2017

Dutchess Tourism has a schedule of fun events upcoming The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum Marks Its 75th Anniversary! Get to the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum to see a new photographic exhibition, “Images of Internment: The Incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II.” The more than 200 photos include…

Christina Pato Quartet Storms Pawling

Christina Pato Quartet Storms Pawling On a rainy Friday night there’s little to do but follow the pied piper, returning in sleet and snow, delirious from having heard the Christina Pato Quartet, which plays Latina-style music infused with Galician rhythms, as well as bluesy jazz twists and bends. The Quartet remains difficult to categorize as…

OBLONG BOOKS & MUSIC IS FEATURED IN THE NEW EDITION OF My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop

  OBLONG BOOKS & MUSIC IS FEATURED IN THE NEW EDITION OF My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop In time for Independent Bookstore Day celebrations across the country, on April 11 Black Dog & Leventhal, an imprint of the Hachette Book Group, will publish an updated, trade paperback edition of My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate…

DCC Foundation Gala Honors Four, Raises Funds for Student Scholarships

  DCC Foundation Gala Honors Four, Raises Funds for Student Scholarships   March 30, 2017 – The Dutchess Community College Foundation’s annual Gala – Community’s Bridge to the Future – was held on March 25 at the Grandview in Poughkeepsie. The event drew approximately 400 guests to honor four and raised almost $200,000 for student…

Dutchess Community College to Stage ‘The Cripple of Inishmaan’ April 7-9

  Dutchess Community College to Stage ‘The Cripple of Inishmaan’ April 7-9 March 29, 2017 – Dutchess Community College Performing Arts students will stage Martin McDonagh’s “The Cripple of Inishmaan” April 7 and 8 at 8 p.m. and April 9 at 2 p.m. in the James and Betty Hall Theatre on DCC’s main campus.  …

Art Nest activity, ART LAB!

    This Saturday kicks off our new Art Nest activity, ART LAB! We will make intergalactic slime, geometric sculptures made from sticks held together by handmade play dough, we will grow crystals and much more…. Saturdays from 12-5pm, ALL AGES welcome MORE INFO: http://bit.ly/2ne2rQa Photo credit: Artist Tina Kohlmaa