Name of show: "36th Annual Faber Birren National Color Award Show"
Description: 45 national artists will present their interpretations of color in this multimedia art exhibit. The exhibit honors Faber Birren, world renowned color theorist and former Stamford, CT resident. The exhibit is the only one whose theme is color only. $2000 in cash prizes will be awarded at the opening reception. . The juror for this exhibit is Michele Wigegoonaratna, PhD, Modern and Contemporary Art Research Associate at the Metropolitan Art Museum in NYC. Free and open to the public.
Dates of show: Sept. 25-Oct. 27 2016, Opening reception Sunday, Sept. 25 4-6 pm
Hours: Thursday/Friday 11-3, Saturday/Sunday 12-3
Name of gallery: Stamford Art Association Townhouse Gallery
Address: 39 Franklin Street, Stamford, CT
Phone number: 203 325 1139
Web site: www.stamfordartassociation.org
Established in 1971, the Stamford Art Association is a nonprofit 501(3)c organization whose members include painters, sculptors, printmakers, photographers and multimedia artists. In its 46th year, the SAA provides a forum where all artists can exhibit their work in solo and ongoing juried group shows at the Townhouse Gallery and the Ferguson Library Art Gallery. The Stamford Art Association is supported by grants from the Connecticut Commission on the Arts, the City of Stamford, and the Kuriansky Foundation and generous donations from individual artists and friends.