March 31, 2011 —
WURTSBORO, NY — There will be an artists’ reception for “Passion and Art,” an exhibit of the works of Jan Sawka, on Saturday, April 2 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Red Eft Gallery, 159 Sullivan Street. The show will be on view until May 7. The exhibit will feature a lecture on Sawka on Sunday, April 17 at 2 p.m. at Utopia Direction at 7 West Street in Warwick, following which there will be champagne reception at the Red Eft.
Artist and designer Sawka is known internationally for his painting, printmaking, architecture and multi-media. He has created symbolic artworks for the Solidarity Movement, Human Rights Watch, non-nuclear future fundraisers and more, and his works are in the permanent collections of museums around the world.
Gallery hours are Friday from 3 to 7 p.m., Saturday from 12 noon to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 12 noon to 5 p.m. Call 845/888-2519.