Happenings

The Windsor Art Center IS OPEN! (Masks and social distancing are still required. Number of visitors at a time will be limited)

The Sixth Annual Member’s Show will run through September 12, 2020. WAC member’s shows have consistently won accolades from visitors awed by the talents of its members and the range of styles, subjects, and media of their artwork. Submitting artists include both professional and avocational artists and are of all ages with the commonality of expressing themselves through their visual art. Awards are given for Best in Show, Second Place, Honorable Mention, and Young Participant Recognition. This years awards are:

Best in Show: Katherine Tolve (“Mother Earth’s Beauty” – Mixed Media)

Second Place: Jeanne Manzelli (“Just Beets” – Water Color)

Honorable Mention: Alexandra Wahl (“Salmon Window” – Lighbox Quilt/Fiber)

Special Recognition: Laurie Matthews (“Down the Rabbit Hole” – Photograph on Fabric)

Special Recognition: Leonard Hellerman (“Sheds Beyond” – Photograph)

Young Participant Recognition: Nora Hanlon (“Gender Wage Gap” and “Hands on Water” – Photographs)

Windsor Art Center membership is open to anyone who wishes to support the center’s mission of “celebrating creativity and inspiring an appreciation for diverse artistic cultures by showcasing the visual and performing arts.” Those interested in exhibiting or participating in other activities can join or renew their membership online. In addition to supporting the arts in our region, your membership benefits include discounts on Windsor Art Center classes, workshops, and the gift shop.

The Windsor Art Center remains proud and thankful for its community and people that make this town so cherished. As we are all aware of the cautions recommended for us to all stay healthy and safe during this time, we are actively following all state and public health guidance regarding the Coronavirus.