Collaborative Concepts Exhibition Event
at Saunders Farm in Garrison,NY
Opening: Saturday, September 1 from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.
(Rain Date: Sunday, Sept. 2 from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.)
Running from Sept. 1 to October 31, 2007
Mid Run Reception: Saturday, October 6 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
(Rain Date: October 7 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
Close of Exhibition: Wednesday, October 31
Collaborative Concepts is a not-for-profit arts organization based on the idea that professional artists working together can achieve artful accomplishments and provide the community with exceptional cultural experiences. Since its founding in 1999, Collaborative concepts has curated more than 40 exhibitions in galleries and outdoor settings in the Hudson Valley.
For its second season, Collaborative Concepts at Saunders Farm invited local, national and international artists to place sculptures throughout 100 acres of a historic farm in Garrison, NY. Located across the Hudson River from West Point, the rolling hills and wooded glens of Saunders Farm culminate in panoramic views fo the Hudson Highlands. Black Angus cattle can be seen grazing peacefully in stone-walled pastures. More than 50 site-specific artworks were chosen to complement the farm's spectacular vistas. All the sculpture installations are temporary, and many works are for sale. The exhibition is free and can be viewed from 10 am to dusk, September 1 until October 31. Visitors should dress appropriately for a walk in the country.
For information and directions: 845.528.1797
Or visit: collaborativeconcepts2007.blogspot.com
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