Pelham Art Center will be a vibrant part of ArtsFest 2016 this Friday and Saturday, a two-town art weekend adventure in New Rochelle and Pelham.
Both days, from noon to 4:00pm, there will be art-related activities at Pelham Art Center. On Saturday, from 12PM-2PM, artists Lauren and Dylan Cotton, the creators of Pelham Art Center’s current public art exhibition "Mirari," will host a glass blowing demonstration and hands-on free art painting and sculpture workshop for all ages. Beginning at 1:30PM, the acclaimed jazz musicians Joe Fiedler’s Plus Two will liven up the outdoor courtyard with sassy brass sounds.
On Sunday, BelleVie Yoga Studio will host a free yoga class in the Art Center’s courtyard from 12PM-1PM with acclaimed national yoga instructor Luke Ketterhagen. From 1:30PM – 3:30PM, visitors of all ages can take a sample Pelham Art Center class for free. Teaching artist Imani Parkinson will explore mixed media projects geared to our younger artists, while exhibiting artist Anki King will host an acrylic painting class, including a drop-in still-life set up.
Anytime on both Saturday and Sunday, visitors can check view the Art Center's current exhibition "Constructing New Photographies."
For the New Rochelle list of events, visit http://www.newrochellearts.org/calendar_detail.php?cal=1884 including a Fazzino Studio event Friday at 5:00pm, jazz at Alvin and Friends on Friday evening and a Saturday Brunch as well as art exhibits all around the city on both days.