Gallery & Events

Hanukkah Party

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The 5th Night of Hanukkah

Everyone is invited!
6:30pm on Thursday, Dec 10

a community together celebrating simple pleasures and historic events

Singing and playing dreidel, too


We had a big happy crowd last year.  Come again this year.
Bring your menorahs and candles and we will all light our candles together.
we’ll have lots of extra menorahs.
Rabbi Ben Weiner, a Deerfield resident, will officiate and
explain the traditions and history for newcomers.
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New exhibit “Portraits: Revealing & Concealing”

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Portraits: Revealing & Concealing. Nov. 15, 2015 – Jan 15, 2016
Reception: Thurs., Nov. 19 (6-8pm)

Every portrait we see shows us something about an individual… but also, is not showing something.

There was a time in the 17 & 18th centuries when portraits were commissioned  by the subject of the portrait.  In the background one could see their castle and property.  Their clothes and jewelry showed their wealth, their position behind a desk demonstrated their intelligence or profession.  What are we saying about ourselves in a self-portrait?  When we paint a portrait, what are we trying to reveal about the subject and what is left hidden?  These are the things we will explore with 40 local artists.  And these are the things I hope will intrigue the viewers.

Concorde Tree and Giant Paintings

by Rachel Hankinson

1) Alexis, $2,500, 20x20_by Sam Thurston

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LandEscapes (tour & photos)

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LandEscapes (May 21-June 21, 2015):
A Gallery Tour and snapshots of the Receptions

Click here:   Gallery Tour video  for local public access TV

Photos from Receptions May 21 and June 4. Click photo to enlarge!

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And more photos by Kate Adams. thank you

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“Share a Read” April 30

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Share a Read
an open-mic style evening
at the Deerfield Arts Bank

Thursday, April 30 (6-8 pm)

Being read to is one of the great pleasures in life.
Bring 3 pages or 3 minutes of your favorite book, poem, or writing
to share with a community of readers and ready-listeners.
Free and open to the public. Tea and cookies served.

This community event is in conjunction with the unusual current exhibit

Black &  White  & Read All Over

(April 16–May 17, 2015)

 

Weaving Up&Down (gallery views)

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Gallery Overview

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Individual works, wall by wall…

Louise Abbott  –  Micala Sidore – Susan Pretty  –   Minna Rothman – Tamar Shadur
Sue Urquhart

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     Susan Matthew                                             Greta Kessler

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Sarah Warren     Barbara Burns      Janet Austin       Eve Pearce        Susan Clark

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Reception Weaving Up & Down

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A “woven” cake…
& the young baker                                                                                          The musicians “Lilies”

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New Exhibit: Weaving Up & Down

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Weaving Up & Down:
13 Tapestry Weavers”

 March 12 – April 12

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The public is invited to a Festive Reception

Thursday, March 19, 2015

6:00 – 9:00 pm

 

Two Demonstrations with Hands-on Participation

*Thursday, April 2  (6-8 pm)
with Tamar Shadur

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   *Sunday, April 12  (4-6 pm)
    with Janet Austin

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