Odyssey – 13th Anniversary Juried Paintings Show
July 9 - August 7, 2016
Opening Reception and Celebrating 13 Years of RiverWinds Gallery July 9, 5 - 8pm
RiverWinds Gallery at 172 Main Street, Beacon, NY is celebrating its Thirteenth Anniversary with a Juried Paintings Show and an opening reception on Saturday, July 9, from 5-8pm. The show, “Odyssey,” is a visual exploration of a physical, emotional, or spiritual transformation or a life-changing journey by xx leading artists of the Hudson Valley.
This show also marks RiverWinds Gallery’s thirteenth year of showcasing and supporting Hudson Valley Artists, providing a venue of outstanding fine art and unique gifts. Co-owners Virginia Donovan, Mary Ann Glass, Linda T. Hubbard and Galina Krasskova, all artists themselves, have shown over 200 artists including over 110 Featured Artists. The Gallery in Beacon offers traditional fine art paintings and photography plus contemporary crafts including ceramics, jewelry, cards, scarves, and hand-dyed yarn. RiverWinds is the longest running gallery on Main St Beacon.
This month’s show, “Odyssey,” features traditional paintings by artists Rick Gedney, Mara Lehmann, Kevin Palfreyman, and Marlene Wiedenbaum; contemporary works by Virginia Donovan, Olive Farrell, Bridget Herbst, Alexis Lynch, June Julian, Basha Maryanska, Elizabeth Rundquist, and Ilona Wojciechowska; and Abstracts by Diane Christi and Susan Nagel.
Going to Town, 30x40, oil, $3000
The Carouse, 30x40, oil, $3000
Nearing Calm, 14x11, Acrylic - SOLD
Edge of Calm, 11x14, Acrylic - Sold
Carving Out Reality, 25x13, pencil, pastel and ink. $700
HideAway, 24x13, pencil, pastel and ink, $650
Tomorrow Never Knows 12x16, oil, $600
Pier View, 18 x 24, Pastel - $3500
Springtime on The Choptank, 12 x 36, oil, $1200
Sun Sea Sky Converge on The Hudson, 8 x 24, oil, $600
Mountain Sky , 12x24, oil, $1000
Beach Sky Journey, 12x24, oil, $1000
Infinity Though the Hubble I, 16x20, oil, $395
Infinity Though the Hubble II, 16x20, oil, $395
From the Eagle Perspective, 40x30, oil & acrylic, $1600
Night Ride, 48x24, Acrylic, $2000
Cherries, 15x34, Watercolor, $400
Cloudbreak Over Olana, 24x36, oil, $3200
Heading Home to the Catskills, 14x24, oil, $2000
Gilded Passage 2, 11x14, pastel, $395
Gilded Passage 1, 11x14, pastel, $395
Tower 31x25, Acrylic, $600
Wishing, Pen/Ink, 12 x 9, $185
Wondering, Pen/Ink, 12 x 9, $185
Watching, Pen/Ink, 12 x 9, $185
Opening Night July 9, 2016, included many of the artists, friends, and family. There were Cupcakes, Virginia's famous dips and Chocolate Banana Bread, fruit, cheese n crackers, punch, wine and bubbly. Linda Hubbard announced her retirement from RiverWinds and introduced Karl LaLonde as a new co-owner of RiverWinds. Beacon's Mayor Randy Casale stopped by to thank Linda for all she has done for Beacon. Past and present BeaconArts presidents - Ricardo Diaz, Sara Pasti and Dan Rigney also joined in their congrations for 13 Years and the positive impact the gallery has had on Main Street Beacon. It was a very special evening. Photos by Rafael Quirindongo.
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Linda Hubbard Retiring
After 13 years
Happy to Announce Karl LaLonde
Joining the RiverWinds Team
Karl will be great!
Great RiverWinds Team!
Missing Galina Krasskova who could not make it
Beacon's Mayor Randy Casale
Cheers to Linda
Linda will miss Beacon
It's been a wonderful 13 years
Lots of good wishes
And cupcakes too!