Hudson Valley MOCA Public Programs in February 2019
Hudson Valley MOCA is offering engaging activities for visitors of all ages during the entire month of February. With a new exhibition of contemporary dystopian paintings and a lecture on shocking art subjects, now is the perfect time to experience new, compelling events and activities.
Hudson Valley MOCA Public Programs in January 2019
Hudson Valley MOCA will start the new year by offering creative activities for kids, families, and adults. From a screening of a classic film at our monthly Cinema Club to whimsical curatorial discussions of art, make it your New Year’s resolution to delight in new experiences and deepen your engagement with contemporary art.
Death is Black and White: Selections from the Marc and Livia Straus Family Collection
Through a selection of stark monochromatic photography and video art, Hudson Valley MOCA presents Death is Black and White: Selections from the Marc and Livia Straus Family Collection. The exhibition takes a focused look at how the examination of mortality illuminates what it means to be alive.
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art Reopens as Hudson Valley MOCA, Presents Inaugural Exhibition: Death Is Irrelevant
The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, a community art space founded 15 years ago, is now HUDSON VALLEY MOCA, with its new name reflecting an expanded mission to bring world-class art and ideas to the Hudson Valley region.
Death Is Irrelevant: Selections from the Marc and Livia Straus Collection
Through a selection of figurative sculptures curated from the Marc and Livia Straus Collection, Death Is Irrelevant looks at how artists consider their existence and how they express their present socio-political and personal situation.
Peekskill Film Fest and HVCCA Team Up to Present Local and International Shorts
The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art is moving the gallery to the big screen with these short films.
Effie Phillips-Staley joins HVCCA as Executive Director
Drs. Marc and Livia Straus, founders of the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce the appointment of Effie Phillips-Staley as the institution’s Executive Director.
Hudson Valley: Art, Crafts and Upmarket Dining
From New York City, it is a one-hour road or train trip to Peekskill, home to the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, which brings together works from around the world. Recent shows have featured art celebrating women’s suffrage in the US and the collages of Cey Adams, art director of Def Jam Recordings.
Living Arts in Westchester #109 with Cey Adams
Living Arts is please to share this interview with legendary artist Cey Adams. Cey has a wonderful message for our youth and some great projects coming up.
34 Things Every Westchester Resident Needs to Try
Why head into the city to check out the MoMA for the umpteenth time when your home county is full of celebrated, innovative, and up-and-coming museums and galleries in New York? Not only do we have the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, but we’ve also got the Katonah Museum of Art, the Neuberger, pretty much half of downtown Peekskill, and for that matter art walks and gallery showings in pretty much every major city and town up and down the Hudson River.
Orly Cogan reinvigorates vintage materials including tablecloths and baby linen through embroidery, crochet, and paint to create unabashed depictions of her experience as a twenty-first century woman.
Peter Bynum’s “Illumination of the Sacred Forms,” a multi-media installation of illuminated paintings
The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art will present an installation of illuminated paintings by Peter Bynum, with an additional multimedia component of soundscapes and video projections. This is the first time an artist has been given the largest room at the museum for a solo exhibition.