Winter Juried Show Opens Feb. 4

Jan 9, 2015News

Recent paintings in a variety of media will be on display throughout February as the Penfield Art Association presents its 2015 Winter Show in the Community Room at Barnes & Noble, 3349 Monroe Ave., Pittsford, N.Y.

The exhibit is open daily Sunday, Feb. 4, through Saturday, Feb. 28, during store hours, 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday. A reception and awards ceremony will take place 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7. Best of show, six juror awards and six merit awards will be presented. The juror for this year’s show is Rochester artist Denise Heischman.

Heischman, who works in all mediums and has participated in numerous shows, earned a BFA from Miami University Oxford, Ohio, and an MFA in printmaking and painting from Rochester Institute of Technology. She is an adjunct pProfessor at RIT, Nazareth College, University of Rochester, SUNY Geneseo, SUNY Brockport and Monroe Community College. Denise is co-director of the Mill Art Center in Honeoye Falls, where she teaches all level of classes.

Chair for the show is Myrna Watskin of Rush.