September – October 2013
Saturday, September 21, 2013
Rain date: Sunday, September 22, 2013
11:00am – 5:00pm, on the front lawn of Snug Harbor Cultural Center, 1000 Richmond Terrace
Artists and craftsmen may sign-up to exhibit their original work, including a Jr. Division for young artists. Contact Donna Pagano at 718.483.7106 or email email@example.com
OPEN STUDIOS | SAT. SEPT 21 | 12 – 5 PM | FREE
SHARP Snug Harbor Artist Residency Program
Check out what this month’s artists are doing in their studios and see the new exhibits by recent artists-in-residence.
Laura Murray, Studio-Cottage A
Amy Reid, Studio-Cottage A
Brighid Connors, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art
Anna Souvorov, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art
SHARP is made possible, in part, by the Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation, New York Community Trust and public funding from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden will participate in Smithsonian Magazine’s National Museum Day when more than 1,400 museums affiliated with the Smithsonian adopt the Smithsonian’s every day free admission policy. Snug Harbor will observe the 9th annual National Museum Day on Saturday, September 28, 2013, from 11 am to 5 pm on its campus at 1000 Richmond Terrace in Staten Island. In addition to free admission to two of Snug Harbor’s galleries: the Visitors Center Galleries and the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, a free outdoor concert featuring St. Luke’s Chamber Ensemble Subway Series will take place in the Richmond County Savings Foundation’s Tuscan Garden at 2 p.m. Attendees are requested to bring non-perishable food items to benefit New York City’s hungry through a partnership with City Harvest.
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden is pleased to announce an exhibition of new artworks art by emerging artists in the Snug Harbor Artist Residency Program (SHARP). Works created by Laura Murray and Amy Reid will be presented to at a public reception on Saturday, October 12 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art on the Snug Harbor campus at 1000 Richmond Terrace in Staten Island. Admission to the reception is free and refreshments will be served. The artists were selected to participate in the SHARP program earlier this year.