SUNY Ulster Hosts “Future Voices” Art Exhibit Showcasing Local High School Talent
May 21, 2018 - Stone Ridge, NY – Ulster County high school students will be showcased in an exhibit of their artwork with “Future Voices 2018: High School Art from Ulster County,” opening May 31 and running through June 14, at the Muroff Kotler Visual Arts Gallery on the Stone Ridge campus. The opening reception is on Thursday, May 31, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
This annual exhibition features artwork from high school students throughout Ulster County. Participating schools include Saugerties, Onteora, Rondout Valley, Kingston, Coleman Catholic, and Ellenville. The show will include a wide variety of media including painting, drawing, photography, ceramics, sculpture, digital media, and more. The Ulster Community College Foundation, Inc. is offering prizes to the artists with the three best pieces in the show. There will be one best in show gift certificate to Catskill Art Supply worth $50 and two honorable mentions worth $25 each.
Suzy Jeffers, Muroff Kotler Gallery Coordinator, says, “We at SUNY Ulster always look forward to seeing the surprising and inventive works from these high school art students. Their work is consistently technically accomplished and conceptually thoughtful. Kudos to their hardworking teachers as well!”
The Muroff Kotler Visual Arts Gallery is open Mondays through Fridays, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., and by appointment. It is closed on college holidays. The show and opening reception is free and open to the public. For more information, call (845) 687-5113.