A passionate group of accomplished mid-career artists have joined together for an exhibit in Brooklyn Heights to benefit New Sanctuary Coalition. The exhibit and sale will be held at The First Unitarian Congregational Society April 2 – 28, 2019. It will be in McKinney Chapel at 115 Pierrepont Street between Clinton and Monroe.
The New Sanctuary Coalition of NYC is an interfaith network of congregations, organizations, and individuals, standing publicly in solidarity with families and communities resisting detention and deportation in order to preserve family unity. The grass roots organization has grown from a half-dozen congregations to a City-wide Movement in only a few years.
Opening reception – Sunday April 7, 4-6 PM
Closing reception – Sunday April 28, 3-5 PM.
Many of the artists will be present at the receptions.
Tues and Thurs: 10AM – 2PM / Sunday: 3PM – 6PM. / And by appointment.
50% of the sales goes to New Sanctuary Coalition.
Diane Drescher, High Line Abstract, 12 x 16 ” Oil on canvas
Lynn Kotula, Pattypan and Delicata Squash on Checkered Blue Cloth, oil on panel, 7″x10″
Monica Bernier, “Summer I”, 15 x 12 inches, Gouache, cut paper
The artists in this exhibit are members of Blue Mountain, Bowery Gallery, Prince Street and Soho20 four long established and highly regarded artist-run galleries in NYC. Exhibitions at these galleries have received notice in The New York Times, Arts, Art in America, Modern Painters, ARTnews, Artcritical.com, Vogue, The New Criterion, The New York Sun, The Observer and The New Republic, and Brooklyn Rail. This is the second time the artists are mounting a show to benefit the New Sanctuary Coalition. All works are original, and affordably priced. This is a unique opportunity to see fine art in Brooklyn Heights and help a worth-while cause.
Contact: Blue Mountain Gallery
telephone: 646 486 4730 Bluemountaingallery@verizon.net
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