Ben Schwab: In Praise of Shadows
October 7 – November 4, 2016
"In Praise of Shadows," an exhibit of original paintings and drawings by artist Ben Schwab reflects the never-ending cycle of movement, especially in large, urban environments, where populations, landscapes and economic conditions are constantly evolving.
On Friday, October 7, from 4 to 6 p.m., there will be an opening reception for the exhibit, which will be on display at the Wilson Art Gallery from October 7 - November 4 during regular library hours. The reception and exhibit are free and open to the public. For more information, call (315) 445-4153.
Ben Schwab’s work has been featured in numerous gallery and university exhibitions throughout the United States, including: George Billis Gallery (New York and Los Angeles); Delaware Art Museum (Wilmington); Gross McCleaf Gallery (Philadelphia); Bowery Gallery (New York); and several exhibitions in New York, California, Vermont, Virginia, Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio and Missouri.
Ben received a B.F.A. in Painting from Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri, and a M.F.A. in Painting from the Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. Ben has taught at various universities, and is currently an Associate Professor of Painting & Drawing at The College of Saint Rose (Albany, New York.)
Dan Roche: Composure — September 9 – 30, 2016
Ben Schwab: In Praise of Shadows — October 7 – November 4, 2016
Kenny Harris: Ancestral Narrative — November 11 – December 9, 2016
Penny Santy: Between Us — January 27 – February 24, 2017
Gwen Morgan: Myth and Science in the Land of Fire and Ice — March 3 – 31, 2017
Le Moyne Annual Student Art Show — April 7 - May 5, 2017