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How We Live Part II

Global Artistic Visions of Need and Empathy, Political Chaos and its Repercussions Selections from the Marc and Livia Straus Family Collection: Two Dimensional Works On View: March 1, 2021 – January 31, 2022 In “How We Live, Part II” we have retained most of the original sculptures from “How We Live” since, due to the … Read More »


Writing OFF the Walls: Creativity in the age of CoVID

‘Writing the Walls’ started 15 years ago when Artistic Director Mara Mills, Studio Theater in Exile, Livia Straus, co-founder Hudson Valley MOCA, and Jo-Ann Brody, HVMOCA staff, decided to enhance the museum exhibitions by inviting poets and playwrights to contribute original works reflective of their interaction with the art. Accepted poems are hung next to the artwork that … Read More »


Sue Larsen’s Song Releases!

Sue has been performing for 40 + years and the next chapter of her music career is getting her own compositions “out there” for all to hear. Please click on this LINK to hear her 1st release “Sleeping Alone Again” or to watch her music video on YouTube. Click this LINK to Pre-save on Spotify … Read More »


Westhester Choral Society

Under the baton of Music Director Frank Nemhauser, and Associate Music Director David Baranowski, Westchester Choral Society has successfully sung its way through the Spring season. Frank had selected the melodious and romantic L’Allegro, il Penseroso, ed il Moderato by Handel, well-fitting and uplifting music during this time of the pandemic. During April, the choir … Read More »


RiverArts Presents | Imprint of Light – A Dance, Music and Video Collaboration

ARDSLEY, DOBBS FERRY, HASTINGS-ON HUDSON, IRVINGTON, SLEEPY HOLLOW, TARRYTOWN AND YONKERS, NY: Choreographer/Dancer Maxine Sherman and Composer/Videographer Steven Brent collaborate in this new work weaving dance, music, and layered imagery to create an innovative experience at the cutting edge of performance art and film. Imprint of Light is a magical journey within the imagination, toward … Read More »





The Rotary Club of Rye and The Rye Arts Center Announce “Rye’sAbove” Butterfly Art Project to Raise Money for Programs That Benefit Area Students

RYE, NY – March 01, 2021 – The Rotary Club of Rye and The Rye Arts Center have announced a collaborative community program called “Rye’sAbove.” Inspired by a successful program in Colorado Springs, CO, “Rye’sAbove” brings together local artists, residents and the business community alike. The goal is to uplift the community through the arts … Read More »