The Art in the Adirondacks’ events calendar is a centralized resource for arts, culture and heritage tourism and covers events occurring in the following counties: St. Lawrence, Franklin, Clinton, Essex, Warren, Washington, Saratoga, Hamilton, Fulton, Herkimer, Oneida, Lewis, Montgomery and Schenectady Counties. To post your event email the specifics to: [email protected].
Events for November 16, 2017
The original “Wee Lassie” was a lapstrake-built open cedar canoe made in 1863 by J. Henry Rushton, of Canton, NY. Rushton was one of the most famous canoe builders of his era. George Washington Sears, who wrote of his adventures under his pen name of “Nessmuk” as he recorded his paddling adventures throughout the Adirondacks, […]Find out more »
In the first-ever museum retrospective of drawings and collages by a pioneer of geometric abstraction, the Museum of Art proudly presents Geometry in Motion: Leon Polk Smith Works on Paper, on view October 7 through December 31. This exhibition examines Smith’s (1906-96) characteristic pieces from the 1940s, as he entered his artistic maturity, through the […]Find out more »
Most artists are familiar with color wheels and color theory, but putting that knowledge to work can still be tricky when it comes to successfully mixing paint to achieve the desired results. Artist and instructor Tom O’Brien will help make sense of it all by exploring value, hue, chroma and discussing the importance of warm […]Find out more »
Event-Photography Exhibit by Rusty Riddell, Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at, 6:30 pm at the Strand Theater, Donation.
Join us at the Strand Theater on Thursday November 16th, 2017 at 6:30 pm as we welcome a Photography Exhibit by Rusty Riddell. Images taken by Professional Photographer Rusty Riddell of the revival and reconstruction of the historic Strand Theater in Hudson Falls, NY. The photos will show the current construction up to date in […]Find out more »
This screening features featuring live improvised musical accompaniment by Skidmore Professor Adam Tinkle. twohundredfiftysixcolors (Eric Fleischauer & Jason Lazarus, 2013, 97 min., digital): twohundredfiftysixcolors is an experimental feature-length film made entirely of animated GIFs that traces the file format's arc of increased complexity and pointed use since it was introduced in 1987. Crafted from over […]Find out more »
Explore traditional monotype & monoprint printmaking techniques in this fun & informative course while focusing on chine-colle, drypoint, reduction relief printing, and layering of colors. Color-mixing and color theory with the use of relief printing techniques will be covered so you can learn to print your own prints at home! Students will create painterly original […]Find out more »