For Immediate Release
January 23, 2015,
The 18th Annual
PEEKSKILL OPEN STUDIOS
Sat & Sun, June 6 & 7, 2015
12 to 5PM each day ~ Rain or Shine
PLUS Fri, June 5th from 6-9PM
Kickoff party & exhibition at the
Paramount Hudson Valley, Peekskill
MEET THE ARTISTS | SEE EVENTS
This exciting annual arts event is brought to you by the Peekskill Arts Alliance (PAA). Working artists open their doors to visitors. See visual and performing arts by more than 100 artists in their studios, performance spaces and other special exhibits throughout the booming City of Peekskill, NY artist district. Celebrate art all day and enjoy music & dinning in the bustling cafes and restaurants at night.
Guided and self-guided tours available. Find maps with studio locations and events at the Jan Peek Gazebo on the corner of N. Division St. and Park St.
Two Special Exhibits of PAA members will be open for this event:
· WCC Gallery – Peekskill artists located outside of Downtown or “Off the Beaten Track” will be showing their work at the Westchester Community College gallery located at 27 North Division Street, Peekskill, NY.
· Paramount Hudson Valley – Open Studios Kickoff Party with a “Sneak Peek Showcase” on Friday, June 5th, 6-9PM. Enjoy our party showcasing an exhibit with examples of works to be found in each participating artist's studio plus poetry and performance on stage.
Truck Stop Gallery – Our 2nd year of portable art galleries parked in the center of Peekskill with creative and exciting exhibits of PAA artist who work just outside of Peekskill’s downtown.
Much more info to come. Visit our website for updates: www.peekskillartsalliance.org
and our Facebook page!
This 2 day event has a wide range of visual art as well as performing art. It will include traditional and contemporary paintings, sculptures, video art, photography, installation pieces, ceramics, prints, drawings, silk paintings and performance arts. The Peekskill art scene is booming and vibrant community. New artists and performers continue to flock to Peekskill each year.
For information: Maureen Winzig (914)438-6084 firstname.lastname@example.org
This annual, “Open Studios 2015” is being presented by the Peekskill Arts Alliance with generous support from the Artswestchester, NYSCA, the Peekskill Business Improvement District, City of Peekskill, and the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce.
Arts Alive Project Grants are made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program (DEC), a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the NYS Legislature and administered by ArtsWestchester.