"Far Away Places"
July 22 - Aug. 18, 2016
Opening Reception: Fri. July 22, 6 - 8 pm
50 artists will present their interpretations of real or imagined places in this mutimedia art exhibit. The juror for this exhibit is Natasha Karpinskaia, PhD, painter, printmaker and instructor at Silvermine. Free and open to the public. Hours: Thurs./Fri. 11 am - 3 pm, Sat./Sun. Noon - 3 pm. Stamford Art Association Townhouse Gallery, 39 Franklin Street, Stamford, CT.
Established in 1971, the Stamford Art Association is a nonprofit 501(3)c organization whose members include painters, sculptors, printmakers, photographers and multimedia artists. Starting its 46th year, the SAA provides a forum where all artists can exhibit their work in solo and ongoing juried group shows at the Townhouse Gallery and the Ferguson Library Art Gallery. The Stamford Art Association is supported by grants from the Connecticut Commission on the Arts and the City of Stamford, the Kuriansky Foundation and generous donations from individual artists and friends.
Winners of "Far Away Places" Entries
1st Place: "Greek Figure Playing the Kithara" Jacob Francis Forero
2nd Place: "Distant Shore" Joyce Grasso
3rd Place: "Above and Beyond" Elizabeth Hasegawa Agresta