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The office has re-opened now and we will be presenting small group classes which will begin the week of July 6th. We will follow all rules and regulations and take all safety precautions as we move forward in this new policy to offer small group lessons. We hope to resume our exhibitions schedule in mid -July and will keep you posted.
Stay safe and well and take some time to make some ART.
The Putnam Arts Council is pleased to welcome families back to the our Gallery on Saturday, September 12, 2020 with timed reservations from 1-5pm as we proudly present:
An invitational exhibition featuring photographs by Dr. Bernard Kessler, photographs by David Small, & paintings by Sergio Gonzalez-Tornero. The show remains on view through Sunday, September 27 with timed reservations from 1-5pm on weekends only.
To facilitate the safe return of visitors to our A. Eric Arctander Gallery, we are following guidelines established by New York Forward for Phase 4 reopening in this new now. All procedures and protocols will be strictly followed.
To create a contact-less visitor experience and promote effective physical distancing, a link to advance timed reservations is available here. A limited number of reservations will be available for each time slot, in accordance with the New York State requirements of 25% capacity as well as physical distancing. The first time slot each day will be designated for seniors 65 and over and those who are considered at risk.
All visitors are required to adhere to the Visitor Code of Conduct and to follow Visitor Etiquette. These details will be posted to our website soon.
All visitors are required to wear a mask while spending time at the Art Center and visiting the Gallery.
PAINT Putnum Contest
The Putnam Arts Council and Putnam County Tourism are partnering to challenge Putnam artists to paint our beautiful County through a #paintputnam contest.
This free contest is intended to engage artists, celebrate their talents, and showcase the beauty of Putnam County. Eligibility: Putnam County artists 13 years or older are invited to submit up to two original paintings, works accepted in all painted media. Works must be created in Putnam County, at an outdoor location of your choice between July 4th and July 19th, 2020.
Awards: Awards selected for Best in Show, Second Place and Third Place. Winners will receive a cash prize which will be presented in the not too distant future.
Click on the button below to view our 2020 gallery schedule. More complete 2020 information will be displayed as soon as it’s available.