Members in the News
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ALLI Members George Wybenga and Mac Titmus are two of three artists showing their work at the Holiday Inn Express Gallery in Centereach August 10 through September 27. Opening reception is August 20 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Proceeds from the art raffle and 30% of sales will go directly to the Stony Brook Children's Hospital. Holiday Inn Express Gallery is located at 3131 Nesconset Highway in Centereach.
Robert T. Bloom, Photographic Artist, will be participating in a multi artist art exhibit (“From The Ground Up”) at the Manhasset Public Library . The exhibit will run from August 3, 2014 until September 26, 2014.
Furthermore, Robert’s solo art exhibit at the Syosset Hospital, scheduled for August, 2014, has been canceled due to building construction.
Robert’s internet art gallery may be viewed at www.picturetrail.com/robertbloom.
Paul Bachem* is guest juror in the Huntington Arts Council's upcoming exhibit "Landscapes", showing September 5-29. Deadline to submit work is August 1. Visit www.huntingtonarts.org for prospectus.
Irene Vitale* is exhibiting her oil paintings at Casino Cafe in Davis Park through Labor Day. Reception is Sunday, July 27 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm. For more information visit http://irenevitalefineart.com/exhibitions.
Art League Instructors Vivien Pollack* and MaryAnn Scheblein-Dawson* were featured in Art & Music segment in the July issue of the Village Connection’s Long Island Sound edition. Read all about it, turn to page 18 and 19 at http://issuu.com/villageconnection/docs/li_sound_edition?e=2203417/8619186.
The Salmagundi Club selected two of David Jaycox, Jr.’s watercolor paintings for their Annual Juried Painting & Sculpture Exhibition for Non-Members. The Awards Reception will be held Friday August 8, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00p.m. in the Main Gallery at 47 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10003. The gallery is open Monday to Friday 1-6p.m. and 1-5p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For additional information call (212)-255-7740.
Eileen Palmer is is a participating artist at The Islip Art Museum's exhibit"Mash Up: Collages in Mixed Media"
June 29 – September 14, 2014
STUDIO 5404 ART SPACE PRESENTS: "IN SITE" OPENING RECEPTION, Friday July 25th, 7:00-9:30 pm. Installations- 2D & 3D Places and Spaces By Emerging & Local and New York Artists, thru August 29th. ALLI Instructors Jo-Ann Gartner* is participating in this exhibit.
Eileen Palmer is is a participating artist at The Islip Art Museum's exhibit "Mash Up: Collages in Mixed Media" June 29 – September 14, 2014. Reception: July 13 from 1-4pm.
Barbara Bilotta has a solo show at Cosden Price Gallery in Southold, LI July 1 through July 31. Artist Reception is on Thursday, July 3, 5 to 7pm.
Robert T. Bloom, Photographic Artist, will be presenting a solo artist exhibit of his artwork at the Gold Coast Public Library, Glen Head, LI NY during the month of July, 2014. The exhibit is part of the Town of Oyster Bay Rotational Art Exhibit Program.
In addition, Robert’s artwork will be displayed in a solo artist exhibit at the Syosset Hospital during the month of August, 2014.
Nanette Fluhr's drawing, "Summer Breeze" was a finalist in the Art Renewal Center's 2014 International Salon.
Nanette Fluhr's painting, "Serinna" was selected to be part of the group show Loved and Observed at Hersh Fine Art. The show runs from June 21, 2014 - August 12, 2014 with the reception on June 28, 2014 from 6-8pm.
May 15, 2014 –August 30, 2014. Jurists for Allied Artists of America accepted David Jaycox, Jr.’s watercolor painting, “Embouchure of Doubt” for their Special Online Associates Exhibition. This exhibition may be viewed at: http://alliedartistsofamerica.org/2014-associates-show-gallery
Susan Bird in a solo show of her abstract expressionist paintings at Bryant Library June 23 to August 22. Opening reception is June 28 from 2 to 4pm.
Proud Mom Gina Mars* is happy to announce her daughter Ripley Mars won the Renzo S. Bianchi Scholarship Award out of hundreds of applicants at the Hecksher Museum in Long Island's best April 5. View photo of her self-portrait and of her winning statement.
Member Carole Witkover won the Grand Prize in the Landmark Category of the 2013 Overseas Adventure Travel Photography Contest with her image “Balloons over Capadoccia.
Michael Alfano has been accepted as a Fellow Maxima Cum Laude member by the American Artist Professional League.
Debbie Wells** was accepted as an Resident Artist Member of the Salmagundi Club in New York City. For more info about Salmagundi, visit www.salmagundi.org
Ellen Hallie Schiff was interviewed by Michael Corbin, aka Art Book Guy for his website, www.artbookguy.com. Ellen was dubbed one of the Hot New Artists for 2014. Michael Corbin is a journalist and art collector. He believes in promoting the work of loving contemporary artists. See Ellen's interview and those of other artists at www.artbookguy.com.
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation has awarded Doug Reina with a prestigious and significant grant, allow him to open a large studio space at 290 Main Street in Setauket where he will paint, teach, and have the opportunity to exhibit his work. Here's a link to the recent Times Beacon article about Doug's grant award: http://www.northshoreoflongisland.com/Articles-Arts-and-Lifestyles-i-2014-01-16-98357.112114-sub-Stony-Brook-artist-receives-prestigious-grant.html
ALLI Instructor Irene Vitale* has had three oil paintings accepted into the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum's “Waves and Watercolors : Sea and Create Art” Exhibit from September 21, 2013 to Labor Day 2014. Irene's acceptance into this exhibit has inspired a new fall class at the Art League titled "Water, Waves and People", starting September 17. Details to follow.
Robert T. Bloom’s Photographic Artwork entitled “Harbor Playground” has been selected by the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum to be included in its “Waves and Watercolors : Sea and Create Art” Exhibit from September 21, 2013 to Labor Day 2014.
*Art League Instructor