"LIMITS OF EMPATHY" PAINTING, By Rebecca Hellard,
MARCH 17TH THRU APRIL 29.
Rebecca graduated from KHS in 2011. She studied Painting at SUNY New Paltz, graduation in January 2016. The show includes imaginary landscapes in oil and watercolor. Rebecca is exploring psychological space. She is interested in the space between the painting and the viewer.
Visit Rebecca's work at www.rebecca-hellard.com
"TOP SECRET" February 4th - February 28th
A show of the work of Matthew Pleva, a 1993 graduate of Kingston High School. Mr. Pleva received his BFA from SUNY Purchase and currently has a small shop in Uptown, Kingston, NY, where he sells his drawings, constructions and Jewelry. www.MatthewPleva.com
A series of 3 free workshops, taught by Isabell Simek, in January. Isabell taught all aspects of comic making. Students learned character development, story boarding and inking.
Relief Printmaking Workshop
Frank Pesko is an Alumni of KHS and SUNY Purchase. Frank has a BFA in printmaking and volunteered to teach a free class in relief printing. Our first Saturday workshops.
"EFFECTS" work by Kelli Sillik and Frank Pesko
PUGG (POP UP GALLERY GROUP) offers our first show, December 2, 2017.
Prints by Frank Pesko and Ceramics and Drawings by Kelli Sillik.
PUGG renovates 624 Broadway.
PUGG and volunteers renovated 624 Broadway and created their first gallery space. Thanks to the generosity of Ed Kang, the owner of the building, the students have a space to engage with community. Many volunteers helped with painting, cleaning, construction and moral support.
“POLLINATION" 100 Flowers & Optimistic ideas by 100 Students
Kingston High School students collaborated with PUGG and Uncle Riley to to create a community garden of flowers; On the back, they wrote their ideas for a brighter Mid-Town, Kingston.
The opening took place Oct 27th, to coincide with the official ribbon cutting for the Broadway Commons and formal recognition of the Mid Town Arts District (M.A.D.)
ART WALK, 2016, 591 Broadway