A Walk Among the Sculptures in Peekskill

A favorite socially-distanced activity for many people during the COVID-19 health crisis has been to simply go for a walk. When stuck inside all day, fresh air can revitalize the soul and refresh our moods.  In Peekskill, those who are out for a stroll can take in dozens of public artworks along their way. The ... Read More »

Arts Soothe the Soul

by Kathleen Reckling, Deputy Director of Public Programs, ArtsWestchester "Hanazono (flower garden)" by Kyoshi Otsuka "Hanazono (flower garden)" by Kyoshi Otsuka Stephanie Wolfson is a house plant portraitist. The White Plains printmaker and SUNY Purchase alumna blends the exacting skill of botanical illustration with the tropes of contemporary “millennial” and “Instagram” aesthetics. The result is ... Read More »

The Current Keeps on Moving

by Kathleen Reckling, Deputy Director of Public Programs, ArtsWestchester  "Current" by Cheryl Wing-Zi Wong during installation (photo courtesy of the artist) "Current" by Cheryl Wing-Zi Wong during installation (photo courtesy of the artist) When COVID-19 landed in North America, artist Cheryl Wing-Zi Wong was away from her New York home, balancing a residency in Calgary, ... Read More »