The Sharon Historical Society & Museum Announces the Opening of

Wind & Water

Juried Exhibition and Sale

The Gallery @the SHS – July 20 through August 30, 2019

Gallery SHS of the Sharon Historical Society & Museum presents “Wind & Water”, a juried exhibition and sale of artworks by local artists.  The exhibit runs from July 20 through August 30, 2019.  An opening wine and hors d’oeuvres reception to which the public is invited free of charge will be held on Saturday, July 20 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM.  Artists were invited to submit works in any medium that portrayed the elements of Wind & Water individually or together, either as pure energy and movement, or figurative images, atmospheric or abstract.

Judge Kate Ganz, a Sharon resident, will award cash prizes to three works. Ganz has worked as a dealer in old master and modern drawings, and is the co-author of the recent catalog raisonne of Jasper John’s drawings.  In addition, guests who attend the show’s opening night will have the opportunity to select their favorite work of art which will receive the “SHS Crowd Pleaser” award.  All purchases support the Sharon Historical Society & Museum’s mission.

Gallery SHS is located at the Sharon Historical Society & Museum, 18 Main Street, Route 41, Sharon, CT.  The gallery and museum are open Wednesday through Friday from 12-4, Saturday 10-2 and by appointment. For more information and directions to Gallery SHS, call (860) 364-5688.  For additional information about the Sharon Historical Society & Museum, visit