CAPTURING NEW CANAAN
Participating Artists: Richard Barbera, Donovan Barrow, Gail Bell, Angela Cao, Kirsti Holtan, Annie Huang, Phoebe Knowles & family, Susan Kurnit, Catherine Leitao, Laney Lloyd, Ariel Ling, Martie Mackay, Cheryl Malecki, Susan McHale, Katherine Megrue-Smith, Chris Morris, Robert Sachs, Lynn Sadlon, Lesley Schwarzschild, Hanna Zhao
On Saturday, October 22 artists participated in a plein air and outdoor art-making day throughout New Canaan’s iconic landscapes and settings such as Waveny Park, the Bristow Bird Sanctuary, Elm Street, New Canaan Historical Society, Grace Farms and more.
Congratulations to artist Gene Barbera who was awarded the Waveny Park Conservancy prize of $500. His piece Waveny Sledding will be featured on the Conservancy’s holiday card.
The exhibit will also feature the winning photographs of Preservation Connecticut‘s “Picturing History: Historic Landscapes of Connecticut” contest. This contest was held in celebration of Frederick Law Olmsted’s 200th birthday, a man considered to be the father of American landscape architecture.
About the Carriage Barn
The mission of the New Canaan Society for the Arts, Inc. is to promote the visual and performing arts, and to enrich the community through exhibitions, education, and cultural experiences, and to operate the Carriage Barn Arts Center.
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