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Benderson Family Building

Benderson Family Building
716-688-4033
2640 N. Forest Road
Amherst,NY14068
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Holland Family Building
716-886-3145
787 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209
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Benderson Family Building716-688-4033
2640 N. Forest RoadAmherst,NY14068
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787 Delaware AvenueBuffalo,NY14209
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Current & Upcoming Gallery Exhibits

“Into the Forest: Fairytales and Folklore"

“Into the Forest: Fairytales and Folklore"

January 5 — February 27, 2020 | Bunis Family Art Gallery at the Benderson Family Building

Artist: Jessica Gadra

Opening Reception: Sunday, January 5 from 2:00-4:00PM

“New and Nearly New Works"

“New and Nearly New Works"

January 5 — February 27, 2020 | Levy and Daniel Families Art Gallery at the Holland Family Building

Artists: Scott Klaurens and Daniel Rodgers

Opening Reception: Friday, January 10 from 4:30-7:00PM

Closing Reception: Sunday, February 23 from 3:00-5:00PM

"Kindred spirits and other connections"  Solo show by Cornelia Dohse-Peck

"Kindred spirits and other connections" Solo show by Cornelia Dohse-Peck

March 8 — April 29, 2020 | Levy and Daniel Families Art Gallery at the Holland Family Building

Opening Reception with artist talk: Sunday, March 8, 2020, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m
Closing Reception and silent auction: Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m
(a portion of funds raised will go to the Buffalo Niagara Waterkeepers

Dohse-Peck works in mixed media and has demonstrated her talents in numerous solo shows, has exhibited in group shows both nationally and internationally, has won prizes and is featured in private collections.

The upcoming exhibit at the JCC, Kindred Spirit and other connections continues to display Doshe-Peck’s use of art as a medium to express her thoughts and educate the community on topics that are important to her. Her on-going concerns about environmental crises led naturally to the centerpiece of this show. She has chosen to take advantage of the dynamic, curved space in the Levy and Daniel Families Art Gallery to address fears about the pollution of water. Using the space to mount a large scale mixed media collage measuring 56 inches by 182 inches, she will incorporate found and purchased objects, paint, quotations and drawings into this focal piece, a whale. The whale emerged from several years of work on art projects (a “man versus nature” series) focusing on plastics, which gradually developed into an exploration of water-related issues.

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Calling all Artists

The gallery provides a creative space for artists to showcase and sell their works. Opportunities are available for two month exhibitions and each new exhibition includes an opportunity for an artist sponsored reception to kick off the exhibit, allowing JCC members and interested community arts patrons the opportunity to meet the artist and learn more about their artistic process and creative goals. Additionally, for some exhibiting artists, workshops, presentations to schools and synagogues, and interactive classes are included. We are currently seeking works on paper, photographs, paintings and textiles. No 3-D accepted at this time.

To submit, please send the following via email to kwzontek@jccbuffalo.org: 4-10 images, along with resume, biography of the artist and details for the pieces that the artist is submitting (Title, Year, Dimensions, Medium, Price). Selected artists will be responsible for delivery, installation and de-installation of the artists’ work. Submissions are reviewed year-round for future exhibitions.

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