Reviewed by Matthew Pitcher There was no fooling around on April 1 at the Broome County Art Council when a panel of prestigious judges (Emily and Tina Corbin, Yvonne Lucia, Orazio Salati, Alisha Sickler-Brunelli and County Legislator Karl Bernhardsen) carefully evaluated 73 submissions to this year's Broome High School Emerging Artists Competition. A total of 65 students from seven Broome County high schools (Binghamton, Chenango Forks, Chenango Valley, Deposit, Johnson City, Maine-Endwell, Whitney Point) participated in the event. Looking over all the artworks, I was both delighted and grateful...Read more
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Emerging Artists Award RecipientsThe Broome County Arts Council held the Broome High School Emerging Artists Competition Award Recognition & Ceremony on First Friday, April 1st to celebrate the artistic talents of the 65 students from 7 Broome County High Schools with 73 works of art on display. The Emerging Artistists Award Recipients for 2016 are: Best of Show: Kelly Wu, “Corrina” (Pastels) Johnson City HS, Eric Adolf Art Teacher Excellence in Composition: Olivia Greene, “Breaking Free” (Acrylic) Johnson City HS, Eric Adolf Art Teacher Excellence in Line & Color: Mia Hause,...
Reviewed by Nancy Oliveri A closing reception and artist's talk for Yvonne Lucia's "RE-Visioning Mary: Contemporary Icons of the Feminine Divine” will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today (May 23) at the Orazio Salati Gallery, 204 State St., Binghamton. The collection of paintings and text came to life when Lucia, a Binghamton artist, stepped back from her role as environmental activist and revived a much earlier idea she had about putting images of Mary in a contemporary...Read more