Valley Realism | September-October 2017

The Pioneer Valley has seen a tradition of contemporary realism since the emergence of the Valley Realists in the 1970’s and 1980’s.  Four contemporary realists carry on that tradition with a range of voices and perspectives.

New works by Rey Milici, Robert Brooks, Randall Deihl, and Nan Hill.

Artist reception: Friday, September 8th, 6-8 pm. In conjunction with Northampton’s Arts Night Out

See the exhibit here.

Calvin, Oil on Canvas, 20×24 in

Cats in Hats! | June 2017

A celebration of Dr. Seuss with members of the Western Massachusetts Illustrator’s Guild. With the opening of the new Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum in Springfield, MA, the world is turning all things Seuss. The Western Massachusetts Illustrator’s Guild (WMIG) and R. Michelson Galleries is pleased to present over two dozen hatted cats from the past, present, and the imagination.

Opening reception Friday, June 9th from 6-8pm.

See the exhibit here.

Astrid Sheckels – At the Feline Cafe 15.75 x 22 in, Watercolor – 2017

Views of the Mount Holyoke Range with Kestrel Land Trust | May-June 2017

A group exhibit in conjunction with Kestrel Land Trust.  Artists in a variety of media and styles bring attention to the land and its importance.  The Mount Holyoke mountain range has been a beacon of inspiration for artists for hundreds of years and we invited the Land Trust and the artists to demonstrate why its so valuable and how to preserve it.

Opening reception Friday, May 12th 6-8pm.

See the exhibit here.

Lewis Bryden – Skinner Park 18 x 24 in, oil on canvas – 2017

Mark Meunier: A Celebration | November 19 – December 3

Celebration event:  November 19th, 5-7pm.

As many of you already know, Mark Meunier has been diagnosed with a rare form of incurable cancer. We are celebrating Mark’s life on Saturday, November 19th from 5 to 7. Please join us and let Mark know what his friendship and artistic vision has meant to you.

See Mark’s work

Mark Meunier