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The Body Beautiful II: Art of the Figure (Opening Reception)

January 5 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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One event on June 19, 2019 at 1:00 pm


Saturday, Jan 5
1-4pm – Quick sketches & long studies in the studio where a male & female model pose together
2-4pm – Opening Reception in the galleries and artist Nestor Madalengoitia will draw portraits using
scratchboard in Gallery 3.

Sunday, Jan 6
1-4 pm – In the studio, “Drawn In, Drawn Out” A figure salon where artists can sign up to draw and be
drawn by each other. Facilitated by Stephanie J. T. Russell who has been on both sides of the modeling platform.

Saturday, Jan 12
1-4 pm – In the studio, draw the model
2-4 pm – In the Crenson Gallery “Turn Drawings into Prints”. Bring a drawing and an apron — Printmakers
Penny Dell and Anita Fina Kiewra share their strategies for this transformation and help you print a monotype.

Saturday, Jan 19
1-4 pm – In the studio, draw the model
2 pm – In Gallery 2, Curator Monica Church moderates a panel with Lindsey Guile, Siena Porta,
Stuart Bigley, Dan McCormack and others.

Sunday, Jan 27
1-4 pm – In the studio, draw or sculpt the model
2-4 pm – In the studio, sculptor Madeleine Segall Marx will demonstrate her techniques in evolving a portrait head.
Closing reception to follow in the galleries.

This exhibition and events are Free and open to the public.

Featured Artists:
Lori Adams
Cary Phillips-Auerbach
James Bennett
Stuart Bigley
William Casper
Pauline Chernichaw
Jung Yun Choi
Emma Crawford
Jessica Dell
Penny Dell
Roz Dimon
Ailene Fields
Lee Geuryung
Jose Gomez
Claudia Gorman
Carl Grauer
Adele Grodstein
Lindsey Guile
Janet Gunderson
Keith Gunderson
Laura Gurton
Sean Hemmerle
Nikki Hung
Anita Fina Kiewra
Bora Kim
Pam Krimsky
Nansi Lent
Gail Levin
Madeleine Segall Marx
Nestor Madalengoitia
William Noonan
Gina Novendstern
Emmanuel Ofori
Siena G. Porta
Ellen Reinkraut
Stephanie JK Russell
Andres San Millan
Phil Sigunick
Susan Sinek
Erin Sullivan
Rudy Vavra
Karl J. Volk
Victoria Weill
Leigh Williams
Lisa Winika
Lynda Youmans
Hui Xu
Xuewu Zheng


January 5
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Barrett Art Center


Barrett Art Center
55 Noxon Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 United States
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