Looking for a good reason to take a leisurely drive to the beautiful Westchester countryside? Art Show: Bedford is now open at St. Matthew’s Fellowship Hall in the charming village of Bedford, New York. Now in their 47th year, this is a show that invites the submissions of artists who live within a 250 mile radius. All proceeds go to local charities, 14 local organizations are benefitting this year.
Guest Curator this year is Christopher Brescia, and Show Judges are Kim Henrikson, Executive Director of the Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Cybele Maylone, the Executive Director of Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, and Peter MacGill, curator, art historian and President of the Pace/MacGill Gallery in New York City.
Show dates are January 25, 26, 31, February 1, 2, 11 am – 5pm all days. Special events include Coffee and Conversation with Kim Henrikson, Director of the Center for Contemporary Art at 10:30 am on Friday, January 31, 2020 and Collectors Evening: “Fakes and Forgeries” with Samuel Sachs II on Saturday, February 1, from 5:00 to 6:00 PM.
Benefitting these local charities that do important work:
Boys and Girls Club
Community Center of Northern Westchester
Endeavor Therapeutic Horsemanship
Mt. Kisco Interfaith Food Pantry
POTS (Part of the Solution)
Rehabilitation Through the Arts
Westchester Exceptional Children’s School
VNA & Hospice Care Foundation of Hudson Valley
Art Show: Bedford features the work of: Lisa Abzun, Natalya Aikens, Rich Alexander, Bob Bellhouse, Carol Bouyoucos, Jo-Ann Brody, Leslie Caron, Patrick Cicalo, Will Cook, Jane Cooper, Jessica Dalrymple, Pamela Davis, Shelley Dell, Jim Dratfield, Mireille Duchesne, Loren Eiferman, Spencer Eldridge, Melissa Fischer, Dale Gould, Laura Gould, Tom Halsall, Robert Hessler, Charles Hollinger, Susan Leggitt, Susannah Leighton, Jose Marti, Gregory Muenzen, Jessica Mueller, Cynthia Mullins, Robert Olsson, Kiyoshi Otsuka, John Plunkett, Jon Puzzuoli, Christopher Rubin, Kris Scheifele, Vanessa Smith, Pamela Stoddart, Julie Betts Testwuide, Caroline Walker, Rachel White, Nan Zinaman and Audrey Zinman
For more information: artshowbedford.org
Art Show: Bedford is located in the Fellowship Hall of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 382 Cantitoe Street, Bedford, NY. Website: artshowbedford.org.