Newburgh, NY – Artists supported by The Arc of Orange County Art Studio will have their artwork on display at 2 Alices Coffee Lounge, 117 Broadway, in Newburgh from November 25, 2015 through February 4, 2016. All are welcome to the Opening Reception on Wednesday, December 9 at 12 noon to preview the art work and meet the artists.
More than two hundred people attend creative art classes at The Arc of Orange County’s Art Gallery which is located on Route 211 in Middletown. The program provides opportunities for students to learn new skills and to enhance their creativity in the arts. The artists use a variety of mediums including paint, pottery, tile, cement and many other materials. Artists supported by the studio have had their work displayed in a variety of locations throughout New York State and a number of artists have been awarded prizes for their work.
The Arc of Orange County, formerly known as Orange AHRC is a chapter of NYSARC, Inc. Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Newburgh, The Arc of Orange County’s 750 employees provide an array of educational, clinical, employment, residential, and day services for more than 2,000 people of all ages living in Orange County who have developmental disabilities. For more information on the event or to donate online please visit www.thearcoforange.org.
#1: Photo of artwork by Lisa Lamar, Color of Sound, which will be displayed at 2 Alices Coffee Lounge in Newburgh