ArtsW Voices: Seeing the Bricks From the Rubble

“ArtsW Voices” is a series of blog posts that are written from a personal perspective by ArtsWestchester staff members. This blog was written by, and represents the views of, ArtsWestchester’s Executive Assistant Megan Thomson Connor. Here at ArtsWestchester, it is not uncommon to find yourself talking with a young person who is torn between pursuing ... Read More »

Exploring the Hudson Valley Brick Industry Through Contemporary Art

"Brickhead: Please Stop" by James Tyler When the Erie Canal was opened in 1825, it fueled an era of prosperity that was ignited by the brick industry in cities and towns along the Hudson River. This industry is the subject of ArtsWestchester’s current exhibition, Brick by Brick: The Erie Canal & the Building Boom, which ... Read More »