Art Exhibits @ the MAC

Current Art Exhibitions @ the MAC 

“Art for Paws” Exhibition

 

1st Place- “Green Fish” by Christina Blais, art quilt

2nd Place-“Catnappin” by Len Grayeck, acrylic on canvas

3rd Place- “Puppy Love” by Richard Kunsch, photograph

 

 

 

Honorable Mention

“Red Fox” by Lee LaForte, watercolor

“Bugsy” by Susan Cannarella, photograph

“K-9 Dog” by Richard Kunsch, photograph

An art show to celebrate the special connections we develop with the animals in our lives. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Milford Animal Shelter.

The Art 4 PAWS Exhibition will run from June 29th through August 24th, 2017 and can be viewed Tuesdays through Fridays from 3-5 pm at the Milford Center for the Arts, 40 Railroad Avenue, Milford, CT 06460.2

Pick up, after the exhibition is Friday, August 25th from 12- 4 pm and Saturday, August 26th from 10- 12 pm.

Awards are $150 for first place, $100 for second place and $75 for third place.  Winners will be able to display their piece at the Milford Center for the Arts for one month after the exhibition.

The reception and presentation of awards will take place Thursday, July 20th from 5:30- 7 pm at the Milford Center for the Arts, 40 Railroad Avenue, Milford, CT 06460.  

Pick up, after the exhibition is Friday, August 25th from 12- 4 pm and Saturday, August 26th from 10- 12 pm.

Anyone may join the Milford Arts Council at receiving or on our website.

Membership is $35 which allows members to receive discounts on art entry fees, concerts and theatre performances as well as a free listing on our online artist registry.

George Amato: A Retrospective

Milford artist George Amato was a force of the “Pop Art” movement at the level of  Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein.  Join us for celebration of his works at the Milford Center for the Arts.

Showing September 26th through October 17th, 2017.  Gallery open Tuesday- Friday, 12-4 pm.

Reception for this special event will be Thursday, October 5th from 5:30-7 pm.  That evening there will also be a celebration of our recent renovations made possible by the Good to Great grant received from the State of Connecticut.

The Big Art Show and Auction of Small Works: A Fundraiser for the MAC

Receiving: October 17 through October 20th from 12-5 pm.  Please call to make other arrangements if you can’t submit during this time.  203-878-6647 (Tuesday-Friday, 10-5 pm)

Reception and Auction: Thursday, November 16th from 5:30-7 pm.

Pick up of work not purchased will be after the reception.

Further details will be released soon.  Stay tuned….

Milford Student Exhibition 2017

Receiving: Friday, November 9th from 12-4 pm and Saturday, November 10th from 10-12 pm.

Reception: Thursday, December 7th from 5:30-7 pm.

Pick up: Friday, January 26th from 12-4 pm and Saturday, January 27th from 10-12 pm.

Member and Resident Exhibition 2018

Receiving: Friday, January 26th from 12-4 pm and Saturday, January 27th from 10-12 pm.

Reception: Thursday, February 18th from 5:30-7 pm.

Pick up: Friday, March 9th from 12-4 pm and Saturday, March 10th from 10-12 pm.

Further details and prospectus to be released soon.