The vintage village of Grafton, Vermont will once again provide the backdrop for the Exhibition at Grafton 2009, a select juried art event of original works by noted professional artists from New England and surrounding states. The third annual event, which is open to the public free of charge, will be held August 30 through September 10.
Exhibition at Grafton 2009 will feature a selection of top artists' work in oils, pastels, watercolors, acrylics, mixed media as well as sculptures in various medium. The sponsors of the Exhibition -- The Old Tavern at Grafton, the Hunter Gallery of Fine Art and Gallery North Star -- will provide their facilities to display the works from 9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily during the show. Art displayed will be for sale during the show.
The juried collection of work will be judged by Lisa Leavitt, Associate Curator of the Danforth Museum in Framingham, Mass. and Josephine Bloodgood, artist and current Curator of the Woodstock Artists Association & Museum, as well as a fine art instructor at SUNY Ulster in Stone Ridge, NY. One best in show award and three merit awards will be given during the show.
A special reception to preview the works and to celebrate the awards will be held at The Old Tavern on Saturday, August 29 at 6 p.m. This event is also open to the public.