31st Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors opens Friday

Focused by Jeanette Fournier

View will hold an opening celebration for the 31st Annual Adiron-dacks National Exhibition of Ameri-can Watercolors on Friday, August 10 from 5 to 7 p.m.. The event will feature live music as well as refreshments.

The Annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors is View’s most anticipated and renowned exhibition. The highly competitive exhibition features aqua media works on paper from many of the best living painters in North America.

It has been ranked one of the ten best competitive watercolor exhibitions in the country by The Artist’s Magazine, and has received numerous endorsements and accolades. The opening reception is free to View members.

The exhibition will be on display from Saturday, August 11 through Monday, October 8.

A continental breakfast and gallery walkabout will take place on Saturdary from 10: 30 a.m. until noon with M. Stephen Doherty, Editor of Plein Air Magazine, who will lead a group discussion about the paintings displayed in the exhibition. Admission to the Gallery Walkabout and Continental Breakfast is $15 for non-members and $10 for members.

Also on display during the exhibition are ceramics by Cristina Salusti.

Salusti received her BFA from Manhattanville College in Purchase, has been awarded a Fullbright Fellowship and has studied stone carving in residency in Iwate-Ken, Japan.

For more information on View, visit: www.ViewArts.org or call (315) 369-6411.

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