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Alison Marra

Alison Marra

Alison Marra is an abstract painter and mixed media artist whose work investigates themes of cultural femininity and the natural environment. Additionally, she volunteers and holds residencies in several local elementary schools to guide children in accessing and trusting their personal creative voices. Alison lives with her husband and two daughters in Yonkers, NY.   […]

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Anne-Marie McIntyre

Anne-Marie McIntyre

My ceramics are part of an ongoing attempt to bring a drawn line into the physical world. The unusual techniques have been developed over years of studio practice. These include an extensive repertoire of hand mixed glazes and combined elements in multiple firings. The bases of these pieces are made by traditional slip casting in […]

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Carol Herd-Rodriguez

Carol Herd-Rodriguez

In the metaphor and beauty of a nest, an empty boat, a bird in flight, trees in a forest, or the Hudson River I seek to bring the wondrous into focus. My art work expresses the the visible and the invisible. I have been painting empty boats as symbols of limitless possibility for 8 or […]

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Carol Perron Sommerfield

Carol Perron Sommerfield

“If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.” Marc Chagall I took a 34 year break from art as I pursued a successful career as a corporate executive. I returned to painting in 2010. As I picked up my paintbrushes again, I realized that my art was not […]

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Chloe Sikirica

Chloe Sikirica

Chloe Sikirica obtained her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Painting from SUNY New Paltz, NY and her Master of Fine Arts Degree in Studio Art and Art Education from New York University. Throughout her education organic shapes inspired her and forms found in nature and has maintained this in her current work. She is […]

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Claire Fishman

Claire Fishman

I’m a clinical psychologist by profession. My passion has been to explore people in their natural environments, people and families struggling with emotional conflicts and behavioral deficits. When I inherited the role of family photographer—my husband, a perfectionist with the camera and not quick enough to capture the moment, my preferred m.o.—a new passion emerged […]

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Cristine Kossow

Cristine Kossow

Cristine Kossow has lived her whole life alongside the Hudson River – except for a six year hippie hiatus on a farm in Maine. A Parsons trained designer, she always had enough freelance work to support her cycling career, which took her to Europe and around the US to race and party with a decidedly […]

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Edward Bear Miller

Edward Bear Miller

My oil paintings express my concern for humanity and the landscape at a challenging time. http://www.edwardbearmiller.com           Studio Location

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Eleanor Goldstein

Eleanor Goldstein

Eleanor Goldstein was commissioned to paint a 19-foot high mural in the Columbarium of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in NYC (later destroyed in the 2001 fire). She was also honored to be chosen for the US State Department’s Art In The Embassy Program. Among others, she is included in the Pfizer and […]

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Elizabeth de Bethune

Elizabeth de Bethune

Elizabeth de Bethune has been painting, drawing and printing in the Hudson Valley for the last 20 years. Her work combines information from observation, with an eye to toward articulating form, with decorative patterning and flat elements that ornament the surface. Elizabeth de Bethune has an MFA in Painting and Drawing from SUNY Purchase, and […]

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Ellen Hopkins Fountain

Ellen Hopkins Fountain

I love to paint. I am drawn irresistibly to the landscape, to its forms and colors and particularly its light, which varies so dramatically throughout the day and throughout the seasons. Beauty is always an important consideration. I cannot paint a subject unless I see something beautiful in it, something that makes me grateful to […]

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Helen Elliott

Helen Elliott

Born: England, UK Education: BA (Hons) History of Art and Design Former Life: Foreign Rights Director, Marvel Comics (UK) Present Life: Artist and Arts Educator (USA) Artist’s Statement: I paint from direct observation intuitively selecting, magnifying and playing with the transition of the solid object into a 2 dimensional form. Painting for me is both […]

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Isabella Bannerman

Isabella Bannerman

Isabella Bannerman is the Monday artist for the daily newspaper comic strip, “Six Chix”, syndicated by King Features. She won a Silver Reuben Award for this work from the National Cartoonists Society. As a Hastings resident, Isabella enjoys painting local landscapes, and collaborating with area artists on various projects. Website    

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Jane Kang Lawrence

Jane Kang Lawrence

My paintings and drawings are born of curiosity about the world traveled, coupled with the world I can create. Besides responding to architecture, I am also responding to cultural similarities and model patterns. New York’s architecture provokes and induces thought; emotions are aroused by looming buildings, sharp corners and sloping skylines. These all speak to […]

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Janet Lippmann

Janet Lippmann

BA and MA in Art and Education from Brooklyn College. Post graduate studies, N.Y.U, The Art Students League, and The Pastel Society of America. Taught Art in Cincinnati, NYC and Westchester Pubic Schools. Teaching painting and pastels to retired NYC teachers since 2010. Founded and directed The River Gallery, Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y. from 1974 to 1989. […]

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Jen Moore Smith

Jen Moore Smith

My work in all mediums is shaped by love of natural forms, surfaces with history, observed expression and spontaneous line.  I work by painting, drawing, print making, and putting things together to solve something. Art making is work, and play. It is serious exploration and always a collaboration of materials and ideas. I attended Rhode […]

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John Maggiotto

John Maggiotto

John Maggiotto is an artist living in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York. He studied Art History and Studio Photography at the State University of New York at Buffalo. His true apprenticeship in fine arts took place at Hallwalls from 1977 to 1980, becoming the director in 1979. His work at Hallwalls, an alternative artists’ collective, lead to […]

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Madeline Wilson

Madeline Wilson

Artist Statement • Broken Threads A sewing station in a textile mill sits abandoned but intact, as if the worker walked out mid-shift and never returned. You can picture her sitting there; you can see the color choices she made in gathering her work materials. Christmas decorations sit idly on a desk as though waiting […]

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Madge Scott

Madge Scott

Madge Scott is an award-winning Artist of International History and Folk Art. Living in Hastings on Hudson for almost a decade and a half; she began the first steps to drawing and painting in 1997 and had her first gallery show in October of 2005. She’s purely a self-taught artist who was once a wood […]

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Marcie Cuff

Marcie Cuff

Illustrator/author Marcie Chambers Cuff has spent many years inspiring a life-long love of art and wildness. Her pen-and-ink drawings evolve from intense observation of found objects, experimentation of scale, and nuanced use of crosshatching and mixed ink techniques. Her artwork reflects her love of the outdoors and the genius of everyday things. She addresses every […]

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Mary Fennell

Mary Fennell

As an artist, I have always found myself split between two disciplines: photography and mixed media. My photographic images reflect the light, forms, and textures in world around me. They have been my eye looking outward. My mixed media work, on the other hand, has been my eye looking inward, reflecting my personal history and […]

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Monica Shulman

Monica Shulman

My name is Monica Shulman and I’m a photographer and mixed media artist. Guided by intuition, I welcome and embrace “happy accidents” and approach each piece, whether a photograph or original abstract art, as an experiment. I believe in the power of art to transform a space, to create a moment, and most importantly, to […]

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Neil	Lavey

Neil Lavey

Neil Lavey was born in New York City in 1958, and grew up in Dobbs Ferry N.Y. He graduated Cooper Union 1981; He worked in advertising for 12 years before returning to fine art. His mediums include drawing, painting, sculpture, photography and Photoshop. He has had some great teachers and mentors over the years; including […]

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Raine Gifford

Raine Gifford

I am delighted and honored to have joined the Studio 233 Collective, and to be participating in the 2017 RiverArts Studio Tour. I have returned to painting (B.S. Studio Art, Skidmore) following a career in social work (M.S.W., NYU), psychotherapy and psychoanalysis (Certificate, PPSC). In all of my work, and in life, I find myself […]

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Rebecca Ashley

Rebecca Ashley

When I look through the lens and see the world, I strive to make work that leaves the viewer looking at something familiar but from a new angle, light, or perspective. Every commission, every street corner, every event present new possibilities. On the RiverArts Studio Tour, I will be featuring two series: Corps de Clone—Action […]

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Richard Getler

Richard Getler

Long time Tarrytown resident Richard Getler is passionate about the art and profession of the captured image. His photos have appeared in The New York Times, The Hollywood Reporter, Westchester Magazine and many other publications, and he has exhibited widely. His love of photography started when he studied with Minor White who taught the connection […]

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Susan Rowe Harrison

Susan Rowe Harrison

Susan Rowe Harrison makes drawings and site-specific installations for private, commercial, and alternative settings. She prefers to work in the architecture of the everyday—on the walls, windows, and doors that often go unnoticed or ignored until she leaves abstract traces in an explosion of color, natural light or, text. Her work is as likely to […]

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Terrence Fine

Terrence Fine

The Pre Raphaelites have always been a source of inspiration and admiration to me. I have the utmost respect for those artists whose mission was to bring beauty and spiritualism to a 19th Century Industrial Age England. My work comes from a place of marrying wit with classical as well as mystical elements to create […]

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Wendy Naidich

Wendy Naidich

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