Experimental exhibits, entertaining demonstrations, educational talks all part of the virtual and in-person art show
NOVEMBER 5, 2020 ITHACA NY — Gallery Night, downtown Ithaca’s monthly art show presented by Tompkins Trust Company, is tomorrow, Nov. 6, from 5 to 8 p.m. at galleries and businesses on and around the Commons and virtually on the Downtown Ithaca website.
Come enjoy the latest exhibits at State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca Generator, Press Cafe, Community Arts Partnership (CAP) ArtSpace, and Hilton Garden Inn. CAP and Hilton Garden Inn will also host virtual exhibits. Plus, the Community School of Music and Arts, in conjunction with the Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County, will present a captivating window display with works designed by Ithaca College students Daniela Rivero and Sebastián Chavez.
In addition to Rivero’s and Chavez’s work, Gallery Night goers will also have the opportunity to view stunning collections curated by highly skilled artists Frances Fawcett and Susan Larkin, Paloma Barhaugh-Bordas, Marjorie Hoffman, and Minnie Jardine, along with recent works from the Beyond Artist Collective and Ithaca Generator creatives.
While guests are exploring Gallery Night’s in-person art showings and window displays, they are advised to wear a face mask or facial covering, provide plenty of social distancing among your group, and be courteous of other individuals or groups viewing the art.
For those who are unable to attend the November 6 event, you’ll be able to view the virtual and storefront windows exhibits throughout the month.
Additional Gallery Night details, including artists’ information, are available at gallerynightithaca.com.
Darlene M. Wilber, Communications Manager
Downtown Ithaca Alliance
ABOUT GALLERY NIGHT ITHACA: Gallery Night Ithaca presented by Tompkins Trust Company, a walkable and virtual tour of art openings and other special cultural events in and around downtown Ithaca, New York taking place from 5:00-8:00 PM on the first Friday of every month. With upwards of 20 venues to visit to explore each month, there is sure to be something that will catch your eye, whether you’re a seasoned collector or a first-time browser.
Gallery Night Ithaca is also made possible in part with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Community Arts Partnership.
ABOUT THE DOWNTOWN ITHACA ALLIANCE: The Downtown Ithaca Alliance is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1997 and is in charge of the management, promotion, development, and revitalization of the Downtown Ithaca Business Improvement District. For more information, visit downtownithaca.com.