2019 - Spring Art Exhibition & Sale
Our 26th event !
The show ran from April 13 to 28, 2019
at the House of Art, 200 Main St, Monson, MA 01057.
116 pieces of artwork were exhibited, contributed by 87 different artists.
Maria Luisa Arroyo ran her acclaimed Poetry Workshop:
"Poets Look at Art" on Wednesday, April 24.
David Dupius, ran two "Fearless Drawing Workshops" for beginners on April 17 & 23 April.
Shauna Shane • Three • Best of Show
Each year the committee for the Spring Art Exhibition and Sale select a new set of jurors. For our 26th event, we were pleased to have had:
Gary Lippincott • https://www.garylippincott.com/
Gary Lippincott has received numerous awards including 3 Chesleys and nominations for both a Hugo and World Fantasy award.
Gary received his BFA in painting from Maryland Institute College of Art. He currently resides in the woods of Central Massachusetts.
Vivian Zoë • Director of the Slater Memorial Museum.
Vivian Zoë is the director of the Slater memorial Museum. She has served as the director of many organisations in the greater Hartford area, including the City of Hartford’s Office of Cultural Affairs. She is a peer reviewer for the American Association of Museums and the Connecticut Commission on the Arts.
Copper Frances Giloth
Copper Frances Giloth has been Professor of Art at the University of Massachusetts since 1985; she currently teaches courses in Digital Media, Information Design, Mobile Apps and Drawing.
All images are © Copyright of the Artist 2019.
Festival of the Arts
We started this for our 25th event. It proved such a success it has become a fixture of this annual event.
Organisations and Artist once again joined us in Memorial Hall (next to the House of Art) of networking, Promoting the Arts, and selling their members' artwork.
The Art Show Committee would like to thank:
Holyoke Art League
Monson Against Violence Everywhere - M.A.V.E
Letter Press Arts
The Art Show Committee are extremely grateful to all our sponsors:
Major Sponsor: Monson Savings Bank
Giclée of New England, Inc.
Mass Cultural Council
Moulton Insurance Agency Inc.
Real Oldies 1250 AM WARE
Roberts and Sons, Printing Inc.
Tree House Brewing Co.
Turley Publications, Inc.