Friday, January 5, 2018
6 PM – Reception for Artist of the Month Ray Wright
7-8 PM - GALLERY TALK: Ray Wright on Nature Photography
Ray Wright will share his insights and passion for nature photography, discussing how he goes about finding subjects to shoot, his process and photography tips, where the best places are in Rockland for nature photography, and more.
Friday, February 2, 2018
6 PM – Reception for Artist of the Month Bill Batson
Through his Nyack Sketch Log, Batson has become one of Nyack’s archivists, chronicling the history of the village through his illustrations and essays weekly since 2011. He has a weekly column on a hyper local, NyackNewsandViews.com, is an author, artist, Trustee of the Historical Society of the Nyacks, artist-in- residence for the Nyack Farmers’ Market and the chair of the committee that brought a Toni Morrison Bench by the Road monument to Memorial Park in Nyack honoring Cynthia Hesdra. Batson is also the director of the Nyack Record Shop Project, held in the window of Kiam Record Store on Main Street in Nyack in January 2018.
7-8 PM - GALLERY TALK: Marcus John
Poet and musician Marcus John, along with Edward Hopper House Nighthawks will perform their poetry in the gallery.