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Hudson River Rug Hookers: A Love Affair with An American Folk Art

Sunday, January 28, 2018 until Sunday, March 4, 2018 09:00 AM - 04:30 PM

Gallery hours are 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM daily. Gallery Reception is on Sun. Jan. 28th from 1 to 3 PM and is free and open to the public.

The enduring craft of American Rug Hooking originated in 1850 and is resurging in popularity. The exhibit features artists from the Hudson River Rug Hookers and includes rugs inspired by the Preserve and Hudson River landscape.  Artists: Marilyn Bottjer, Mary Alenstein, Helen Buerger, Amy Stoner Cotter, Qing Dollinger, Sally Doran, Anita Eddy, Joyce Kapadia, Heidi Lawrence, Mary Parker, Charlotte Rodziewicz, Robin Schwamb, Phyllis Shapiro, Diane Skalak, Michele Vozick, Ruth Weyland, Roya Zarrehparvar. Curators: Audrey Leeds and Marilyn Bottjer. Free and open to the public.

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