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First Friday

Posted by Ardyce on 29th April 2014

Precious Objects –Books into Art

May’s First Friday

FREE EVENT

First Friday at The Pember in Granville will feature artists of the Salem Arts Works on the theme of books into art. Recycled paper, covers and bindings as mediums of transformation in newly inspired creations – displayed in the appropriate setting of the library. Each of the artists have taken the raw material of the books and turned them into various kinds of art…paintings, collage, sculpture, etc.

Visual artist Jenny Hillenbrand, Artist Programs Coordinator and Curator of Salem Art Works will be on hand, along with artists Andrew Hayes, Denise Anderson, Micheal Bonadio, Julia Johnston, Adam Sorrano, Gary Humphry and Zac Ward.

Debbie Craig, harpist will provide music, and there will be food and beverages for the occasion…
Nearby, the Slate Valley Museum, will have a Sneak Peek of Slate as Muse, a behind-the-scenes look at how an art exhibition comes together for the upcoming juried exhibition.

First Friday is the first Friday of every month. Hours are always 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Pember Library & Museum 33 West Main Street, Granville, NY.

Slate Valley Museum 17 Water Street, Granville, NY.

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First Friday

Posted by Ardyce on 27th April 2014

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First Friday

Posted by Ardyce on 25th April 2014

April 4, 2014
7:00 pm
May 2, 2014
7:00 pm
June 6, 2014
7:00 pm

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March First Friday

Posted by Ardyce on 6th March 2014

Portrait Madness
At March First Friday
7-9 PM, Friday, March 7
FREE EVENT
Profile – front and center! Lights, camera, paintbrush! First Friday at The Pember in Granville will be portrait time, with painted and photographic portraits of artists Gigi Zeitler and George Bouret on display. Be sure to smile and bring your best face…
Oil portrait artist Gigi Zeitler has a B.A. in art from Douglass College, Rutgers University and continued her education at Parsons School of Design and the Graduate School of Architecture at New Jersey Institute of Technology. She studied under portrait artist Paul McCormack for over five years and has done workshops at the Woodstock School of Art with portrait artist Lois Woolley and contemporary master HongNian Zhang.
Documentary photographer George Bouret graduated from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.  Working freelance for nearly thirty years, George specializes in portrait, fashion and architectural work. He recently concluded a two-year commission photographing the construction of a new wing of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. He will be showing “Portraits at the Fair”.
Salem Artist Ruthanne Hunter specializes in glass bead making in the great underground tradition of lampworking – where the bead is made in an open flame. The beads are then formed into wearable jewelry.
Crackers, Crepes & Crisps  of Dorset will be providing food.
Nearby, the Slate Valley Museum will host An Irish First Friday with live, traditional Irish music, Irish artifacts and munchies.
First Friday is the first Friday of every month. Hours are always 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Pember Library & Museum 33 West Main Street, Granville, NY. Tel 518-642-1515 http://www.pembermuseum.com
Slate Valley Museum 17 Water Street, Granville, NY. Tel 518- 642-1417
http://www.slatevalleymuseum.org

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Pember Board Meeting

Posted by Ardyce on 1st October 2013

October 16, 2013
6:00 pm

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