Sandy Bennett Art Gallery

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December Artist – One River School

 

'Digital Expressionism' Winter Student Show

This winter student show exhibition at bergenPAC focuses on digital artworks from Digital Art Shuffle and Photography teen students (grades 6-12) who attend One River School in the Allendale and Englewood locations. In today's digital age, students are learning to explore the possibilities of color photography and bring their imaginations to life on a digital canvas. The exhibition is on display through December 22.

 

About One River School

Founded in 2012, “one river” west of New York City, One River School® has developed a unique method for teaching art and digital design classes to people of all ages and all levels. Today, our innovative program teaches thousands of students in thirteen locations across the U.S.

Here at One River School, our students simply have more fun learning to create and produce compelling art. It is our belief that we are transforming art education®, as well as providing an experience that changes lives in the communities that we serve. 

 

 

About the Gallery

The Sandy Bennett Art Gallery at The Bergen Performing Arts Center is dedicated to exhibiting the work of artists of all ages and backgrounds and enriching the community through the fine arts. It is funded through the support of patrons. Many exhibited pieces are for sale and 30% of the proceeds go to further the mission of bergenPAC and the gallery.

Gallery Hours:
Monday-Friday: 11am-6pm, Saturday 12pm-4pm

Exhibits displayed in the Sandy Bennett Art Gallery are held to the highest professional standards. If you are interested in exhibiting in the Sandy Bennett Art Gallery, call Helene at 201-816-8160 x 18 or email hcohen@bergenpac.org.

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Current Exhibit in the Drapkin Cabaret & Lounge

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Tony Seker: Lights, Splatter, Action!

Open during Box Office Hours (Mon-Fri 11am-4pm) and by appointment from Sept. - Dec. 2021
 

Tony Seker is a local artist with a global perspective. His “action” painting style, ironically inspired by the likes of Peter Sellers and Victor Borge, fuses together elements of playfulness and optimism. However, his artistic expression stems from the uncertainty of his nomadic refugee childhood when he consciously shifted to using bright and colorful “protest” paint on his model warplanes as an antiwar statement. Tony shines a light on life’s randomness to inspire greater understanding and compassion. His exhibitions have spanned the U.S, Europe and the Middle East. 

 

His ”Lights, Splatter, Action!” collection is on display through the Fall and Holiday season in the Members Lounge on the theater’s lobby level. The paintings are available for sale.

 

The Performing Arts School

The Performing Arts School provides arts education to students age 3 months to 21 years throughout Northern New Jersey. With classes in all types of performing arts, outreach programs throughout the state, and programming for children with special needs, every donation helps create more opportunities for new artists.

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