Poughkeepsie Open Studios 2023

Saturday, September 9, 2023 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm & Sunday, September 10, 2023 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm / 9 and 12 Vassar Street Poughkeepsie Open Studios presents a free self-guided, all-inclusive art tour of local artist studios and art spaces showcasing regional artists. Free family-friendly art-making activities, artist demonstrations, and interactive experiences are part of this fun-filled … Read More

Morgan Kennedy – Solo Art Exhibition in the Victorian Gallery @ 9 Vassar Street

September 5, 2023 – October 31, 2023 Art Opening Reception: Friday, September 8, 2023 / 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ 9 Vassar Street Morgan Kennedy, a mixed-media artist, brings her Haunt Couture exhibition to the Victorian Gallery at 9 Vassar Street that reflects on her experience as a late-in-life diagnosed Autistic woman. Born and raised on Long Island, she attended … Read More

Jill Ziccardi – Solo Art Exhibit in the Reception Gallery @ 12 Vassar Street

July 5, 2023 – August 31, 2023 Art Opening Reception: Friday, July 7, 2023 / 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ 12 Vassar Street Jill Ziccardi’s artwork is influenced by nature and symbolism, domesticity, satire and American slang language that calls attention to our own absurd and harmful associations about being “female” and “male”. Mocking past and present stereotypes with … Read More

David Vorves – Solo Art Exhibit in the Hancock Gallery @ 12 Vassar Street

July 5, 2023 – August 31, 2023 Art Opening Reception: Friday, July 7, 2023 / 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ 12 Vassar Street David Vorves is a self-taught artist living in the Hudson Valley, and has been painting for seven years. His work explores themes such as perception, memory, self-consciousness, and humanity, and is characterized by bold color, twisted … Read More

Parker-Benjamin Family Art Exhibit in the Victorian Gallery @ 9 Vassar Street

July 5, 2023 – August 31, 2023 Art Opening Reception: Friday, July 7, 2023 / 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ 9 Vassar Street The artistry of the Parker-Benjamin family will be on display in a diverse and visually engaging group exhibit. Onaje Benjamin, whose career spans five decades, is a natural creative serving as a community activist committed to … Read More

Susan Angeles – Solo Art Exhibit in the Hancock Gallery @ 12 Vassar Street

May 1, 2023 – June 30, 2023 Art Opening Reception: Friday, May 5, 2023 / 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ 12 Vassar Street Susan Angeles is a mixed media artist whointegrates silk, gauze and other fabric into her paintings. She explores organic and inorganic materials such as crushed minerals, paper and found objects for their robust textural qualities and … Read More

ArtEast Dutchess – Group Exhibit in the Reception Gallery @ 12 Vassar Street

May 1, 2023 – June 30, 2023 Art Opening Reception: Friday, May 5, 2023 / 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ 12 Vassar Street ArtEast Dutchess, whose goal is to bring awareness to the art being made “east of the Taconic”, brings together nine talented visual artists of varied mediums and techniques for their Group Exhibit in the Reception Gallery.  … Read More

Logan Lesley – Solo Art Exhibit in the Reception Gallery @ 12 Vassar Street

March 2, 2023 – April 28, 2023 Art Opening Reception: Friday, March 10, 2023 / 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ 12 Vassar Street Logan Lesley is a visual artist who uses acrylic, oil and spray paint along with organic materials to create colorful and vivid abstract pieces of art that sometimes include portraits. “I started creating art that hopefully … Read More