byrdcliffe events

CURRENT AND UPCOMING BYRDCLIFFE EVENTS

SELECTIONS: WOODSTOCK CERAMIC ARTS TODAY
Selections: Woodstock Ceramic Arts Today features work by contemporary ceramicists from the region: Rich Conti, Eric Ehrnschwender, Sophie Fenton, Mary Frank, Robert Hessler, Alan Hoffman, Jolyon Hofsted, Brad Lail, Young Mi Kim, Joyce Robins, Arlene Shechet, Grace Wapner, and Elena Zang. Curated by Tom Wolf, Professor of Art History at Bard College, and the students in his class “History of Art in Woodstock.” Read more

Exhibition Dates: February 24 – April 9, 2017
Closing talks with participating artists: Saturday, April 8, 2017, 3:00 pm
Location: BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Gallery Hours: Friday through Sunday, 12:00 – 6:00 pm, or by appointment on Tuesday through Thursday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

STUART FARMERY: SCULPTURES IN THE LANDSCAPE
Venture up to the historic Byrdcliffe Art Colony to see Stuart Farmery’s stunning exhibition, Sculptures in the Landscape, on the grounds of White Pines. Farmery’s exhibition consists of colorful wood sculpture that subtly dances between the bounds of abstraction and figuration. Exhibition curated by Katharine Umsted. Read more

Exhibition Dates: On view through September 4, 2017
Location: White Pines, 454 Upper Byrdcliffe Road, Woodstock, NY
Exhibitions Hours: Open during daylight hours

MARC BLACK: THE HISTORY OF THE 1950s AND 60s THROUGH POPULAR SONG
Favorite folk-rocker and socially conscious lyricist, Marc Black, will bring his History of the 1950s and 60s through Popular Song to Byrdcliffe’s Kleinert/James Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 22, 2017, 8 pm. The program will take concert-goers on a joyful trip through these historically defining decades with conversation, song, and a slide show. Black will perform songs by artists that range from Gene Autry to George Harrison.  And chances are, the entire audience will sing along from beginning to end. Read more

Concert Date and Time: Saturday, April 22, 2017, 8:00 pm; doors open at 7:30 pm
Location: BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Tickets: $20 general admission or $18 for Byrdcliffe members – please purchase your tickets online!

WOODSTOCK BYRDCLIFFE GUILD’S AWARDS DINNER
Please join us for Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild’s Awards Dinner honoring Rich Conti, Kate Pierson, and Manny Bromberg.

Event Date and Time: Saturday, June 24, 2017, time TBD
Location: Venue TBD
Tickets: Tickets will be available for purchase online soon!

HEATHER MASSE AND ROSWELL RUDD
Back by popular demand, vocalist Heather Masse and world-class jazz trombonist Roswell Rudd perform at the Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, Woodstock, on Saturday July 22, 2017. Masse and Rudd released the album AUGUST LOVE SONG in 2016, a mix of standards and originals which Michael Bailey of All About Jazz calls “music that makes you wish you could live forever just to hear more of it.” Read more

Concert Date and Time: Saturday, July 22, 2017, 8:00 pm; doors open at 7:30 pm
Location: BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Tickets: $20 general admission or $18 for Byrdcliffe members – will be available for purchase online soon!


All 2017 Byrdcliffe arts programming is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.