Art Austerlitz

Art Austerlitz is the contemporary art gallery at Old Austerlitz. Housed in the historic 1853 Austerlitz Christian Church and grounds, this program features contemporary art from regional artists. The 2021 season will be very exciting. Art Austerlitz will present five shows May – September.

MAY 2021

The season opening show Throwing Shapes is curated by Ryan Turley and will feature works by Joan Grubin, Ghost of a Dream, and Ruth Freeman. Join us for the opening reception on Saturday May 1, 2021, 12 noon-4 pm. Open Saturdays & Sundays – 5/1, 5/2, 5/8, 5/9, 5/15, 5/16, 5/22, 5/23, 12 noon-4 pm.

Ruth Freeman, INCANDESCENT YET FLORESCENT, Acrylic on Canvas 30×40 in., 2019
Joan Grubin, A PARTIAL INVENTORY OF TOTALLY USELESS OBJECTS #1 acrylic on paper, mixed media 99″ x 220″ x 5″ 2012
Adam Eckstrom and Lauren Was of GHOST OF A DREAM standing in front of a section of Yesterday is Here at the MassArt Art Museum, mixed media, 2019
Photo: Daniel Berube

Joan Grubin, Hillsdale, NY www.joangrubin.com

Ruth Freeman, Newburgh, NY www.ruthmfreeman.com

Ghost of a Dream, Wassaic, NY www.ghostofadream.com

JUNE 2021

Spooky Action is the solo show of works by Liz Nielsen. The opening reception is Saturday, June 5th from 12 noon – 4 pm. The show runs Saturdays & Sundays, June 5th through June 27th from 12 noon – 4 pm.

Liz Nielsen, Plant Hug, analog photogram, on Ilford matte, silver gelatin, 2020

[email protected] Barn is a special installation by artist Kate Skakel. The installation will be on view in the Morey-Devereaux Barn from June 19th through July 25th.

Kate Skakel, Murmurations, mixed media installation.

Liz Nielsen, www.liznielsen.com

Kate Skakel, www.kateskakel.com

JULY 2021

Line, Mass, Form is a group show featuring artists: Stuart Farmery, Alon Koppel, Zach Neven, Eric Wolf, and Martine Kaczynski. [email protected] Barn is a special installation by artist Kate Skakel which opened on June 19th and continues to run through the end of this show. The opening reception is Saturday, July 3rd from 12 noon – 4 pm. The show runs Saturdays & Sundays, July 3rd through July 25th from 12 noon – 4 pm.

Stuart Farmery, Jazz, 2019, Steel, concrete, stain, wood, charcoal

Key elements used when depicting a landscape include creating line, mass and form through a chosen medium. The work of the six artists presented in Line, Mass, Form all use these fundamental tools to approach their work uniquely.

Alon Koppel, 1/500 second of tracks/0.4 second of passenger train, 2021, Digital C-print
30 x 60”
Zach Neven, green bush, tree and barn, 2021, Acrylic on wood, 23 x 22”
Eric Wolf, Oquossoc, 2018, Ink on paper, 22 x 30”
Martine Kaczynski, Landscape Paintings, 2021, aluminum and paint, 4′ x 11′ x 3″

AUGUST 2021

Pattern is a group show featuring artists: Will Hutnick, Will McLeod, Mark Olshansky & Padma Rajendran. The opening reception is Saturday, August 7th from 12 noon – 4 pm. The show runs Saturdays & Sundays, August 7th through August 29th from 12 noon – 4 pm.

SEPTEMBER 2021

ROUTINES is a solo show of works by Dana Piazza. The opening reception is Saturday, September 4th from 12 noon – 4 pm. The show runs Saturdays & Sundays, September 4th through September 26th from 12 noon – 4 pm.

Art Austerlitz is an indoor/outdoor experience. The outdoor area surrounding Art Austerlitz has seating to allow for small groups of guests to rest, enjoy the scenery, and then peruse the gallery at a relaxed pace.

Location: 11565 State Route 22, Austerlitz, NY, 12017. The site is on the west side of Route 22, slightly north and across the street from the main campus at 11550 Route 22. Parking is available next to the Austerlitz School House.