This summer at HVMOCA

Celebrate our Reopening

Image: John Wesley, Guinness, 1989, Acrylic on canvas, 60 x 72 inches

Tours and visits by Appointment:

at least a day in advance

Current Exhibition:


How We Live: Part II is a reflection on global artistic visions of need and empathy, political chaos and its repercussions.

This exhibition is an expansion incorporating two dimensional works into How we Live: Sculpture and Video from the Marc and Livia Straus Family Collection, curated by Omar Lopez Chahoud and Niccola Trezzi.

On view: March 1, 2021 – January 31, 2022

Writing OFF the Walls

Brought to you by Hudson Valley MOCA and Studio Theater in Exile

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Expanded 2-Day Event: The Peekskill Film Festival | August 20-21

Location: Hudson Valley MOCA Parking Lot

Great Film, Food, Friends, Soft Drinks, Beer, Wine

 A Block Arty 

If you joined us last time you already know: Summer nights don’t get much better! Relax with good food & drinks at this outdoor screening of avant-garde short films with challenging discussions and friendly comradery.

The Peekskill Film Festival (PFF) was founded in 2015 to promote film literacy in the vibrant and historic Hudson River city of Peekskill, NY, and is an important opportunity to view new works by emerging filmmakers including features, shorts, documentaries, animation and student work.;


About Hudson Valley MOCA

Hudson Valley MOCA, located in Peekskill, NY, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit arts and education organization founded by the Marc and Livia Straus family. HVMOCA is dedicated to the development and presentation of exhibitions and interdisciplinary programs that enrich our understanding of contemporary art, its contexts, and its relationship to social issues. HVMOCA is also committed to the enrichment of Peekskill, a unique community that has become a major arts destination. Hours Thurs & Sat 11am-5pm; for special lectures and programming hours, please visit our website. Summer Hours closed Thurdays June 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27 and August 3.