Jan 19, 2017: Tête-à-Tête Portrait Exhibition

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The “Tête-à-Tête” Portrait Exhibition (January 16 through February 2nd, 2017), assembled by SCNY Curators Eileen Clancy and Bob Mueller and the Curators Committee, consisted of an intimate selection of works from the SCNY Permanent Collection, affording viewers an opportunity to quietly enter into a visual dialogue with these distinctive and memorable personages.

Jan 19, 2017: John Howard Sanden Retrospective Reception

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John Howard Sanden, Portraits and Paintings, Fifty Year Retrospective Exhibition, a world class exhibition of the work of one of America’s leading portrait painters is spellbinding and memorable.

In addition to the works depicting American Leaders, African Kings and figure paintings, this multifaceted event includes lectures, presentations and videos.

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Jan 13, 2017: New Members and Junior-Scholarship Exhibition Receptions

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The Junior-Scholarship Exhibition and the “New Member’s Show” coalesced excitingly on January 2, 2017 in our upper and lower galleries.

Both shows were extremely well attended…The excitement of new and younger members seeing their work displayed in our world class galleries was almost palpable.

Here are some photos which just begin to depict the feeling of artistic fervor and enthusiasm which characterized the evening….Would that my camera had ears as well as a somewhat discerning eye…

Dec 15, 2016: Annual Christmas Dinner

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The annual Christmas Dinner immerses members and guests in fine art, fine fare and a spirit of togetherness. This well attended event is a joyous Salmagundi tradition which, with good feeling and camaraderie, excitingly ushers in the holiday season.

Summer 2016 at Salmagundi

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Summer 2016, with diverse, stellar exhibitions and events, proved to be an exciting time. The annual members photography exhibition, non-members exhibition and August’s Monotype Madness were just a few of this summer’s events. Add to that Roger Rossi’s 80th Birthday Bash which rocked the house and raised some greatly welcomed funds for Salmagundi, “The House that Art Built”.

Members Photography and Graphics Exhibition:

Non-Members Photography and Graphics Exhibition:

Roger Rossi’s 80th Birthday Bash

One of the highlights of the summer was celebrating our own, Leo the Lion, Roger Rossi’s 80th Birthday! The following photographs reflect only a small part of the excitement and joy we experienced on this happy occasion. Many thanks to Annie Shaver-Crandell and all the others who helped make this event a joyous and successful fund raiser.

August’s Monotype Madness