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Fragments of Imagination: A Vignette of Repsychling

February 19, 2017 @ 12:00 am - April 23, 2017 @ 12:00 am

Contributing artists Mark Khaisman, Will Kurtz, Sui Park, and Federico Uribe are known for their imaginative use of repetition, recycling, and repurposing. Numeracy and materials are recurring themes throughout Fragments of Imagination: A Vignette of Repsychling. This is the fourth stop of Repsychling, the third major exhibition of An Inclusive World Project from COPE NYC, on view February 19 –...

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Activism in Art: Art Changes Things

February 19, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - April 23, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Rockland Center for the Arts, 27 South Greenbush Road
West Nyack, 10994

This exhibit is pertinent at this time in history and follows in the footsteps of our founders who were important activists in their time.  Artists are the observers of our society and view it as their duty to bring issues to the public in visual context easier to contemplate.  The artists in this exhibit respond to social injustice, environmental issues,...

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Rock, Paper, Scissors: Suzanna Frosch, Polly King, John Rosis

March 10, 2017 @ 12:00 am - May 21, 2017 @ 12:00 am

These artists share a fierce commitment to formal structure as they collage and layer materials to create space and depth. The exhibition was curated by Rockland sculptor and installation artist, Joanne Howard. Ms. Howard notes how the artists' works – though wide in interpretation – are connected by a sense of restraint without sacrificing elegance or lushness. Polly King says...

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A Lesson Before Dying

March 17, 2017 @ 12:00 am - April 8, 2017 @ 12:00 am

By Romulus Linney Based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines Directed by Kathy Gnazzo It is 1948 in a small Louisiana town. An innocent black man, his self-worth destroyed, sits on death row. A young teacher reluctantly agrees to meet with him, and together they discover lessons of strength, dignity, and humanity. A gripping, heartbreaking, and thoughtful drama based...

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Out of the Ordinary: Crazy Mixed Up Media Art Show

March 18, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - April 30, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Sculptured creatures, friendly monsters and surrealistic diorama’s bring multi-media artistic expression to a new level. This current show is a combination of crazy, mixed up, wonderful art that is a blend of three disciplines (collage, paint, and sculpture) by four extraordinary artists, each of whose work comments on reality in a unique way. Featured artists include: Debra Friedkin, Chris Machin,...

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10:00 am

POPCON NYACK 2017

April 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Free

Mark your calendar -- the Hudson Valley's newest pop culture convention rolls into the heart of downtown Nyack on April 1st from 10am - 4pm. POPCON NYACK. 35 vendors -- comics, vinyl, collectibles, clothing, and more. SPECIAL GUEST: DC/Marvel author and comics icon Denny O'Neil (1pm - 4pm). Free admission! Vendors: download application here. Contact mkmangan@hotmail.com for information.  

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1:00 pm

Nyack Business Before the Malls: Part II

April 1, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Nyack Business Before the Malls: Part II, continues the story of Nyack's role as a Rockland County shopping destination. The focus will be on the variety of shops on Broadway and Main Street from the 1920s through the 1960s. The exhibition will feature photographs of the area, a variety of advertisements from the Journal News during those years, the impact...

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4:00 pm

Out of the Ordinary: Crazy Mixed Up Media Art Show Opening Reception

April 1, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Sculptured creatures, friendly monsters and surrealistic diorama’s bring multi-media artistic expression to a new level. This current show is a combination of crazy, mixed up, wonderful art that is a blend of three disciplines (collage, paint, and sculpture) by four extraordinary artists, each of whose work comments on reality in a unique way. The featured artists include: Debra Friedkin, Chris...

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7:00 pm

Artists Talk – Activism in Art

Five artists will speak at RoCA on the subject of artists as the observers of our society and their role in activism. Artists Vera Aronow, Kiri Laurelle Davis, Lisa Levart, Francesco Mastalia, and Wilfredo Morel respond to social injustice and environmental issues while using their art as a weapon to bring to the forefront issues they are most passionate about,...

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8:00 pm

Kelly Carlin in Conversation with Elliott Forrest

April 1, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Author of A Carlin Home Companion - Growing up with George - Kelly Carlin in conversation with Elliott Forrest - with rich humor and deep insight, Kelly Carlin pulls back the curtain on what it was like to grow up as the daughter of one of the most recognizable comedians of our timeand become a woman in her own right....

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