Event

Artists Open Weekend: Dancing Under the Stars

WHEN
Saturday, Jul 7
8 – 11:45 PM

WHERE
Benenson Center
COST

$30

Enjoy drinks, hors d'oeuvres and live, energetic music by Nkumu Katalay overlooking the firefly-lit sculpture park at Omi, in the company of our artists-in-residence and upstate arts community. Celebrate the culmination of this year's' artists residency and Open Studios the following day!

Cash/check/card accepted at the door.

On Sunday morning, Art Omi celebrates our international artists-in-residence and with a country brunch on the lawn of Ledig House. Join us for mimosas, a carving station, and fresh fruit to fuel up before you head down to the Studio Barns! Tickets are required to attend Country Brunch, and can be purchased here.



Where else in Columbia County can you see the work of 30 international artists in one place? After our relaxing Country Brunch, take a short stroll down to the studio barns, and see what the artists have been working on for the past 4 weeks, along with additional events and installations to be announced! Free and open to the public, no RSVP required.


Click here to learn more about the 2018 artists-in-residence.

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