Welcome! Artists' Collective of Hyde Park is a non-profit group of local artists dedicated to promoting the arts and artists in the Mid-Hudson Valley. Art is a special part of our Valley and our community and lives within its soul. We support tourism and our local community through art, performance and fundraising events and workshops. Winner: 2015 Best Gallery, Hudson Valley Magazine Readers' Poll.
WHAT'S NEW (Please scroll Down for all our goings-on in art, music, workshops and events)
Our current show, "Autumn Blaze", ends October 30, to be followed by a small works show, "Cornucopia", with beautiful art for gifts for the holidays. The opening for Cornucopia is on November 5 from 5:30-8:30, on display through December 4. Thank you all who attended the opening of Autumn Blaze and made it a great success!
We were proud to celebrate our Fourth Anniversary with a Ribbon-Cutting by the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce on October 19.
We'll have a Mosaic Workshop on Saturday, November 19 from 10 am to 3 pm Barbara Bergin will be teaching you how to make a beautiful mosaic trivet. To sign up, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEW: you can follow us on Instagram @achpny!
Thanks again to all the wonderful musicians and generous patrons who had a wonderful time at the Bob Dylan Tribute Concert fundraiser on October 1st. It was very well attended and the music was incredible! The musicians were so happy they are going to take it on the road!
Many ACHP artists will also display work at the Clove Creek Dinner Theater in Fishkill - beginning August 15. We will be displaying art there on an ongoing basis and new art will be rotated in frequently. Address: 18 Westage Business Center Drive, behind the Red Line Diner on Route 9, Fishkill, NY 12524.
MARK THE DATE: OCTOBER 1ST, BOB DYLAN TRIBUTE CONCERT
We're also offering several WORKSHOPS!
MOSAIC WORKSHOP with Barbara Bergin - Saturday, November 19 from 10 am to 3 pm. Maximum of ten participants. Cost: $40. We'll be making a simple trivet. We'll set glass mosaic pieces, take a lunch break while the adhesive sets, then grout the piece. **Participants should bring a lunch.** All materials will be provided. Please contact email@example.com to participate.
PAINT & SIP WITH LIZ & ILGA - next date TBD. To reserve, message us on Facebook at fb.com/HydeParkArtists or text or call 914-456-6700.
PAINTING & STUDIO TECHNIQUES Fridays, 11:00 am -3:00 pm ongoing, with renowned artist Keith Gunderson! Keith is as talented a teacher as he is an artist. Painters in any media may arrange to participate by contacting Janet at firstname.lastname@example.org. $40 per session. Keith attended the Art Students League of New York, the National Academy of Art as well as the New York Academy of Art, Art Center College-Pasadena, and Studio Four in Chicago. He has studied with such notable instructors as Frank Mason, David Leffel, George Sotos, Harry Carmean, and Gustav Rehberger. Keith's work has been featured in international publications and media.
UPCOMING ART SHOWS:
"4 Artists of Hyde Park" (Main Photo & Frame, Main Gallery, 1012B Main St, Fishkill, NY
Show runs through September 2
"Our Priceless Parks - Treasures of Beauty and History" Opening Reception Saturday, August 20 5:30-8:30 pm
Show runs through September 25
"Autumn Blaze" Opening Reception Saturday, October 1, *2:00-5:00 pm*
Show runs through October 30
"Cornucopia" Small Works Show Opening Reception Saturday, November 5, 5:30-8:30 pm
Show runs through December 4
"Holiday Small Works Show" Opening Reception Saturday, December 10, 5:30-8:30 pm
Show runs through January 8, 2017
Please see our ARTIST NEWS page for what our member artists are doing outside of ACHP.
ONGOING EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS
We host "Painting and Studio Techniques with Keith Gunderson" on Friday mornings. Painters in any media may arrange to participate by contacting Janet at email@example.com. $40 per session. Keith attended the Art Students League of New York, the National Academy of Art as well as the New York Academy of Art, Art Center College-Pasadena, and Studio Four in Chicago. He has studied with such notable instructors as Frank Mason, David Leffel, George Sotos, Harry Carmean, and Gustav Rehberger. Keith's work has been featured in international publications and media.
We have OPEN MIC nights on Second Thursdays each month, with a laid-back vibe that welcomes both the very experienced and amazingly talented as well as the newbie. Musicians, spoken word artists, and others wishing to perform, please contact Liz at 914-456-6700. The fun begins at 7:00 pm.
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All the Best,
Your Hyde Park Artists