View, a multi-arts center located in Old Forge, will hold a reception celebrating the opening of the Adirondacks National Exhibitions of American Watercolors this Friday, August 5, 2016 from 5 to 7 pm. The reception is free and open to the public.
On Saturday, August 6, from 10 am to 12 pm, the Annual Walkabout Lecture and Brunch will take place with Juror of Selection Carolyn Lord. Brunch is $15 for non-members/ $10 for View members. Lord will discuss, in detail, some of her favorite paintings from the exhibition.
Tthe 35th annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors features work from the nation’s top water-media artists. This year’s exhibition features 90 works from 86 artists, selected by Lord from 455 entries. From the 90 paintings, 30 were selected by Juror of Awards Chris Krupinski. The exhibition runs through October 9, 2016.
Adirondack exhibits now on view:
Carl Rubino: Painted by the Elements features photographic abstractions of peeling paint from sailboat hulls in mid-winter. Rubino is an award-winning photographer based in the Keene Valley. The exhibition runs through October 30, 2016.
Ruth Clegg: Under and Over – Adirondack Pond Life is a photographic exploration of Adirondack pond life. Clegg plays with basic elements of light, movement, and color to explore the otherworldly environment of underwater pond life. Her photographs offer a peak into the microcosm that lies beneath the surface. The exhibition runs through October 16, 2016.
Central New York Watercolor Society Signature Show is an exhibition highlighting the work of signature members of the Central New Watercolor Society. The exhibition runs through September 25, 2016.
View is located at 3273 State Route 28 in Old Forge. To learn more about View programming, click here, or call (315) 369-6411.