May
8
Sat
The Power of 10 @ Kleinert / James Center for the Arts
May 8 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm

As we embark upon a new decade, this exhibition assembles a diverse group of ten visionary artists who primarily live in or bordering the Catskills and New York City. All are internationally recognized and at the peak of their powers. The artists each embrace a vigorous approach to their practice. Through their inventive visual language, dynamic structures and interrelationships emerge. The selected works,produced in a variety of media, embody fresh incarnations of visceral expression.

Participating Artists; Francie Bishop Good, Richmond Burton, Amanda Church, Elisabeth Condon, Lydia Dona, Stephen Lack, Michael Rodriguez, Alexander Ross, David Shaw, Jennifer Wynne Reeves

Curated by Jane Hart.

Kleinert/James Center for the Arts: Gallery Open Fri.-Sun.: 12:00-5:00 pm

2021 Exhibition Information

May
29
Sat
Artist in Residence Program – Session 1 @ Byrdcliffe Arts Colony
May 29 – Jun 23 all-day

Every year the Byrdcliffe 4-week Artist-in-Residence program provides over 60 visual artists, writers, architects, and composers of exceptional talent uninterrupted creative time within the serene natural setting of the Byrdcliffe Art Colony. Byrdcliffe’s AiR program is particularly beneficial to those who find it restorative to live in a simple, communal environment in close proximity to natural beauty. The major criterion for acceptance is artistic excellence or proof of serious commitment to one’s field of endeavor.

Jun
26
Sat
Artist in Residence Program – Session 2 @ Byrdcliffe Arts Colony
Jun 26 – Jul 21 all-day

Every year the Byrdcliffe 4-week Artist-in-Residence program provides over 60 visual artists, writers, architects, and composers of exceptional talent uninterrupted creative time within the serene natural setting of the Byrdcliffe Art Colony. Byrdcliffe’s AiR program is particularly beneficial to those who find it restorative to live in a simple, communal environment in close proximity to natural beauty. The major criterion for acceptance is artistic excellence or proof of serious commitment to one’s field of endeavor.

Artist in Residence Program – 2021 Open Studio Session 1 @ Villetta
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

IT’S OPEN STUDIO TIME AT BYRDCLIFFE!

Meet the Makers –  2021 Artist-in-Residence (AiR) Program Open Studios

Experience installations, paintings, performance, musical composition, ceramics, readings, and more! Residents live and work at the 117-year-old Byrdcliffe Art Colony, just north of downtown Woodstock.

Help us celebrate the unstoppable diversity of art at the historic Byrdcliffe Arts Colony . This event is free and open to all! Refreshments will be served.

Interim AiR Director: Kate Conroy

 

 

Artist in Residence Open Studios Session 2
When: Saturday, July 24  2021
Where: Byrdcliffe Barn 485 Upper Byrdcliffe Rd

Artist in Residence Open Studios Session 3
When: Saturday, August 28  2021

Artist in Residence Open Studios Session 4
When: Saturday, September 25 2021

Jul
24
Sat
Artist in Residence Program – 2021 Open Studio Session 2 @ The Barn
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

IT’S OPEN STUDIO TIME AT BYRDCLIFFE!

Meet the Makers –  2021 Artist-in-Residence (AiR) Program Open Studios

Experience installations, paintings, performance, musical composition, ceramics, readings, and more! Residents live and work at the 117-year-old Byrdcliffe Art Colony, just north of downtown Woodstock.

Help us celebrate the unstoppable diversity of art at the historic Byrdcliffe Arts Colony . This event is free and open to all! Refreshments will be served.

Interim AiR Director: Kate Conroy

 

Artist in Residence Open Studios Session 3
When: Saturday, August 28  2021

Artist in Residence Open Studios Session 4
When: Saturday, September 25 2021

Aug
7
Sat
Artist in Residence Program – Session 3 @ Byrdcliffe Arts Colony
Aug 7 – Sep 1 all-day

Every year the Byrdcliffe 4-week Artist-in-Residence program provides over 60 visual artists, writers, architects, and composers of exceptional talent uninterrupted creative time within the serene natural setting of the Byrdcliffe Art Colony. Byrdcliffe’s AiR program is particularly beneficial to those who find it restorative to live in a simple, communal environment in close proximity to natural beauty. The major criterion for acceptance is artistic excellence or proof of serious commitment to one’s field of endeavor.

Aug
28
Sat
Artist in Residence Program – 2021 Open Studio Session 3 @ Villetta
Aug 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

IT’S OPEN STUDIO TIME AT BYRDCLIFFE!

Meet the Makers –  2021 Artist-in-Residence (AiR) Program Open Studios

Experience installations, paintings, performance, musical composition, ceramics, readings, and more! Residents live and work at the 117-year-old Byrdcliffe Art Colony, just north of downtown Woodstock.

Help us celebrate the unstoppable diversity of art at the historic Byrdcliffe Arts Colony . This event is free and open to all! Refreshments will be served.

Interim AiR Director: Kate Conroy

 

Artist in Residence Open Studios Session 4
When: Saturday, September 25 2021

Sep
4
Sat
Artist in Residence Program – Session 4 @ Byrdcliffe Arts Colony
Sep 4 – Sep 29 all-day

Every year the Byrdcliffe 4-week Artist-in-Residence program provides over 60 visual artists, writers, architects, and composers of exceptional talent uninterrupted creative time within the serene natural setting of the Byrdcliffe Art Colony. Byrdcliffe’s AiR program is particularly beneficial to those who find it restorative to live in a simple, communal environment in close proximity to natural beauty. The major criterion for acceptance is artistic excellence or proof of serious commitment to one’s field of endeavor.

Sep
11
Sat
Back to Byrdcliffe Day
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE!

2021 Annual Celebration Event @ Byrdcliffe Theater
Sep 11 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SAVE THE DATE!

 

The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild will honor regional members of the pantheon of American musical greats who have themselves often performed in aid of worthy causes, contributing to the economic fabric of arts in culture in the United States. The event takes place at the historic Byrdcliffe Barn.
The Awards Celebration will include both a silent and live auction, cocktails, appetizers, and  presentation of the awards. The Awards Celebration benefits the Byrdcliffe AiR (Artists-in-Residence) Program and its historic surroundings for the coming year.
More details to follow!