Artwork on display today

CANAJOHARIE — The Arkell Museum and Canajoharie Library’s Regional Art Galleries, 2 Erie Blvd., will exhibit the work of three artists whose work was selected for the Art of New York: Annual Juried Art Show in 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on today.

Featured will be the work of Linda Armstrong (Juror’s Choice award), Jack Graber and Bruce Muirhead (Best in Show) through Oct. 16.

Armstrong studied painting at the Art Students League of NY and printmaking at Binghamton University. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and is in public and private collections.

Graber is a nationally renowned artist, freelance illustrator, and an award-winning art director. He specializes in animal depictions, working mainly with oil paint, acrylics, and colored pencils.

Muirhead has lived and taught in upstate New York for 46 years. He is a painter, etcher, and professor of art at Hamilton College. His work is in permanent collections in the U.S. Spain, Australia and China.

The Museum, Regional Art Galleries, and Library are open Tuesdays to Fridays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays noon to 5 p.m. The Regional Art Galleries and Library remain open until 7:30 pm on Wednesdays.

Admission is free to the Regional Art Galleries. The museum is free for members and children younger than 11, $9 for adults and $6.50 for seniors and students.

The building has off street parking and is wheelchair accessible.

For more information, call (518) 673-2314.

By Josh Bovee

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