Art Walk Kingston
“I can’t wait for this year’s Art Walk Kingston. This is an incredible event that features the diverse artists, performers, arts-based businesses and organizations who are contributing to and sustaining Kingston’s growth and creative renaissance. I encourage everyone to join me for a weekend full of beauty, creativity and community!”
– Mayor Steve Noble
SEPTEMBER 21 – 22, 2019
Art Walk Kingston is a celebration of the arts and the local community. Over the course of two days, visitors and local residents are invited to explore three distinct areas of the city of Kingston and immerse themselves in a range of art and events. Paintings, photographs, drawings and sculptures are just some of the mediums that will be on display at home studios and galleries across the city performers are invited to schedule performances to include during the tour. Whether you have a few hours or a full day, the event weekend will offer a broad range of art and activities for everyone. The event will be held from 12 – 5pm each day and is expected to feature over 100 artists showing work in private studios and galleries.
2019 PARTICIPATING ARTISTS
MEDIUM: Drawing/Illustration, Painting, Sculpture
About the Artist: Dennis Connors attended Academy of Fine Arts in Rome Italy and received his MFA at SUNY New Paltz. He works in multiple mediums of sculpture.
About the Artist: Eighth Belle is a line of versatile and durable bags made from repurposed sailcloth, organic canvas and natural leather. The artist, Korina Brewer, is a sailor and derives much of her inspiration from nautical tradition and her time sailing on the Hudson River.
HANS VAN MEEUWEN
MEDIUM: Drawing/Illustration, Mixed-Medium, Sculpture
About the Artist: Hans van Meeuwen is a Dutch-born artist and moved to Brooklyn, NY in 2004. Prior to New York he lived for fourteen years in Cologne, Germany. Van Meeuwen has exhibited in various countries in Europe and in the USA. In addition to his sculptures, installations and drawings, van Meeuwen has designed several permanent public artworks. Van Meeuwen has showed his work in various galleries, non-profit exhibition spaces and solo exhibitions in museums. Hans van Meeuwen is a recipient of the Pollock Krasner Foundation grant and the Gottlieb Foundation grant. Van Meeuwen lives and works in Kingston, NY.
About the Artist: Kat Howard earned a BA in Creative Writing from Brandeis University in 2006, and worked at the Whitney Museum of American Art until 2010, when she left the museum world to pursue MFAs in Studio Art and Poetry, which she received from Mills College in 2013. Since graduating, she has been working as a fiber artist exhibiting her work. Kat makes art that addresses how the female body has been viewed through out history, with a raw, direct approach to narrative and an emphasis on texture. She also teaches weaving workshops. Kat lives and works in Kingston, New York.
2019 SPECIAL EVENTS
KINGSTON WINE CO. – WINE TASTING
About the Event: As you’re strolling along Broadway in the Rondout Neighborhood of Kingston, visiting the galleries and local studios, stop in and join us for a wine tasting! This special event is FREE and will only be held on Saturday between 1-3pm.
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Fill out our online registration form today!