Painter just plein thrilled about Art-Out prize

By Kristin Schultz Gazette Reporter Last month, Niskayuna hosted its seventh annual Art-Out. Nine artists set up easel and canvas in Aqueduct Park and set to painting and interpreting the landscape. The Art-Out is a plein-air event, which means the…

Madison Naftalis poses for a photo. KATE BUNSTER/GAZETTE REPORTER

Mother, daughter share love of art

By Kate Bunster Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — They say the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. This is especially true for Madison Naftalis and her mother, Rosemary. The two were recently honored at a Town Board meeting for participating…

Town Supervisor, Joe Landry acknowledges the participants of the 2015 Niskayuna Art Out.

Art-Out winners

On Tuesday, Sept. 29, the first-place and grand prize winners of the 5th Annual Niskayuna Art-Out were honored at The Niskayuna Town Board meeting. The grand prize was honored to Nedra Newby. The 1st place runner up was awarded to…

Niskayuna Supervisor Joe Landry and Art-Out grand-prize winner Karen Cummings are photographer together. Cummings' painting will be featured on Landry's 2014 holiday gift card. Photo by Rebecca Isenhart

Elements cooperate for annual Art-Out

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — As Edie Cannizzo and her daughter McCauley Cannizzo sat across from each other in Lions Park with their paints and brushes, strangers walked up to ask questions about their art, their technique, and…

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2014 Art-Out

The 2014 Art-Out, an annual plein air art event, will take place Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Lions Park, rain or shine. Local artists will set up outdoors near the historic train station to create work….