Gallery & Events

Seth Schoen – Internet Security and Privacy

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Seth Schoen gives a talk at the Deerfield Arts Bank on January 13, 2015 regarding Internet Security and Privacy. Produced by Frontier Commmunity Access Television.

Last message from the DAB

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Thank you all who visited our exhibits,
…to those who purchased art from local artists,
…to all those artists who entrusted their work to us,
…to those who volunteered their time and efforts to helping us,
…to the local press who covered our shows and events,
…to those who encouraged us at every turn and
…to those who challenged us to reach higher.

Thank you to one and all.
gratefully, Jane Trigère

 click HERE for a news ARTICLE in The Recorder

…Have you checked out our interviews with local artists?

LISTEN to this radio interview on NEPR!

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.

Register: Papercut for kids Feb.1st

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We are looking for a few more participants for this papercut workshop for kids.

Two hours on Sunday, February 1, 2015

P1110962Papercut workshop for kids (8-14) with Greta Kessler

(one of the artists in the current Papercut Art exhibit)

Call 413-665-0123 to let us know you are coming.

Leave a message with phone and email contact please.

Pay $30 fee on Sunday


The Sunday, January 25, 2015   Papercut Workshop with Tamar Shadur     was wonderful.

Look what they made…treasures!


“Con-chair-to” was lovely

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P1110526Our Oct 19th “Concerto” is now on
Saturday night Oct 18 at 8pm
Deerfield Arts Bank hosting a “con(chair)to” among the chairs!

Local trio “Wooden Ships” plays all original rootsy music with a dash of world percussion

Tom Daughton on guitar & vocals,

Rob Terreden, percussion,

Jim Ferry, bass

This is the last event related to our exhibit called “Chair Dreams…interpreted”

An Evening of Chair Massage

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an evening of chair massage!chair-massage-illustration

Tues. Sept 30

from 5:30-7:30pm

There is a modest charge: $1/minute with a 10 minute limit

Sign in begins at 5pm.

Refreshments will be served.

Caning & Weaving for chairs

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Come one, come all to a free DEMO!

Sunday, Sept 21, 2014 (4-6pm)

Priscilla Williams will demonstrate several weaving and caning styles and methods.

She invites you to bring a problem chair for advice and a price quote.

Refreshments will be served.

Arnold Friedmann Talks About Classic Chairs

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Classic Chairs of the 20th Century.

A slide lecture by Arnold Friedmann, retired professor of design in the Department of Art, Architecture, and Art History at UMass-Amherst.  He will discuss chairs designed by Eames, Mies van der Rohe, Bertoia, and Thonet, among others.

Tuesday, September 16, 7:30 pm at Deerfield Arts Bank.  Free to the public.  thonetchair


“Works on Paper” 25 local artists curated by Terry Rooney.

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 June 8th – August 1st

#1 Landscape Within a Landscape 35Submissions to this Call to Artists were juried by Terry Rooney, independent curator, past chair of the Amherst Public Arts Commission, founder and co-curator of the Amherst Biennial, Loretta Yarlow, director of the University Museum of Contemporary Art at Umass-Amherst, and Jane Trigère, founder of the Deerfield Arts Bank, the newest Valley gallery.

Polish FestivalThe 25 artists vary in their choice of medium from the colored pencil by Imo Nse Imeh, to pastels and gouaches by Linda Devine and Alan Hopkins, metallic paints and markers by Marsha Lieberman (above right) and Agnes Temesari (left), watercolors by Debra Truskinaff, acrylics and markers on photographs by Barbara Milot, collographs, monoprints and assemblage by B.Z. Reily, Hannah Richards, Humbert-Droz Facets I1woodblock print by Benjamin Sears, oil pastels by Dale Schwarz, oil paint by Stephanie Vignone, lithography by Kimberlee Zacek, papercut and constructions by Tavi Wolfwood, Lu Vincent and Margaret Humbert-Droz (right), ink and oilstick by Tracey Physioc Brockett, photography by Andy Cavacco, digital prints by Rachel Hankinson, Anita Licis-Ribak, Lourdes Morales, Maurine Sutter, Betsy Todd, and basic pencil by Mary Kendra Crawford and Emmet Nathaniel Blanchette.

The variety is marvelous and entertaining.

A delight for the eyes … all on, or with, sensitive, pliable, cut-able, absorbent, delicate and

resilient paper!

Last chance to see “Close to Home” Multimedia Art Exhibit–closes May 29th

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If you haven’t stopped by to see the Deerfield Arts Bank’s  inaugural exhibition, “Close to Home,” come soon.  The show runs until Thursday, May 29th.