Maclure Library is highlighting local artists and making fine art available to the public. The library is also providing art lectures in an effort to increase art education and cultural exposure in the community. Local talent display their paintings, sculpture, quilts, photos, or other media.
This month’s featured artist:
March - Wednesday, March 12, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. - Art Show Opening Meet Pittsford resident and painter, Emily Balivet at our Open House. Emily is self-taught and has been producing art in the style of figurative realism for over 20 years. Her detailed artistic renderings of the divine feminine, mythological figures, and ancient earth based religions has won her a worldwide fan base. She derives inspiration from the pre-Raphaelite/Art Nouveau/1960’s Psychedelic Art movements as well as luscious landscapes of her native Vermont and Alaska. Emily’s work will be on display the month of March.
April - Open to all Pittsford residents, the library will hold the first Friends of the Maclure Library Open Art Show the month of June. Any Pittsford resident will have the opportunity to display a painting, photograph, sculpture, or other media at the library for everyone to see. An opening reception for friends and family is Wednesday, April 9, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Any interested parties should contact the library for more information. Come on, almost everyone has something they are proud of! This is your chance to show it off!