OPEN Orange 2016 at Firehouse Gallery opens Thursday May 12

Two paintings of mine will be exhibited at “Open Orange 2016”– an annual exhibition at the Firehouse Gallery , 580 Forest Street Orange NJ which opens this Thursday May 12, 6-9 pm. The exhibition space is a beautifully restored firehouse; the centerpiece of the Valley Arts District in West Orange/Orange NJ. The show runs May 12- June 12, 2016.
I was honored to have my works chosen : the nationally prominent jurors were:
Tricia Bloom, was previously the associate curator of exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum. Bloom is the current curator of American art at New Jersey’s Newark Museum.
Diedre Harris-Kelley, is the co-director of the Romare Bearden Foundation. An accomplished artist, Harris-Kelley is the curatorial lead for the foundation.
Marie Samuels, is the executive president of Artadia, an art and dialogue foundation in NYC. Samuels also serves on the acquisitions committee for the Parrish Art Museum, Long Island, NY.

Ships at Dusk off Red Hook Waterfront, oil on paper, 22 x 30"-2016

Coney Island Morning, oil om paper, 22 x 30"-2016

Coney Island Morning, oil om paper, 22 x 30"-2016