Art Walk Exhibit and Sale: Original Art Pottery by Cristy Aloysi

Connelly Gallery ChristmasAs part of Binghamton's extended First Friday Art Walk the Connelly Gallery at 205 State St, Binghamton, NY 13901-2711 will open an exhibit and sale of original art pottery by Cristy Aloysi on Friday, December 7, 2007 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 8 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. Musicians Dan Forsyth and Joe KellarVisitors to the Gallery on Friday evening will enjoy American folk music with a modern twist by Dan Forsyth and Joe Kellar. The exhibit and sale of original art pottery from the collection of the artist's mother, Virginia Aloysi, will continue through December 28, weekdays from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and at other times by appointment (Telephone: 607-722-9593).

A graduate of Skidmore College, Cristy Aloysi continued her studies at the Studio Art Center International in Florence, at Corning Glass, at the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Maine, and at other venues. She was twice selected as resident artist for glassblowing at the Maho Bay Recycled Art Center on St. John, the Virgin Islands. Cristy Aloysi's original pottery platter She participated in the New England Craft Program in Williamsburg, MA, and taught at Renton Technical College in Washington, and at Seattle's Pratt Fine Arts Center, as well as at Maho Bay. Ms. Aloysi began her current career at Urban Glass in Brooklyn, NY, where she learned the ancient art of blowing glass by hand. In 2002, she moved to Seattle, where she has been developing a line of contemporary glass objects for the home. Click for a slideshow of selected works by Cristy Aloysi on exhibit at the Connelly Gallery.

Labels: , , ,

Bookmark and Share
posted by Louis Bruno Permalink   0 comments


Post a Comment

<< Home