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Chaffee to host BIPOC artists for Black History Month

Chaffee to host BIPOC artists for Black History Month

View original article in The Mountain Times By Victoria Gaithier The Chaffee Art Center in Rutland is gearing up for winter and Black History Month exhibitions. “We are in Vermont, and it’s cold. I thought it would be kind of fun to do ‘Baby It’s 

‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’: Black History Month meets Vermont winter

‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’: Black History Month meets Vermont winter

View original article at the Rutland Herald The latest Chaffee Art Center exhibit lived up to its name the night it opened, but despite the freezing temperature on Jan. 14, “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” turned out a good crowd. “I did my best to stick 

Annual Student Exhibit “Art Connects Us”

Annual Student Exhibit “Art Connects Us”

March 5 to April 8, 2022 The Chaffee Art Center is proud to again showcase young artists from Vermont schools and homeschoolers in grades PreK-12 for this Annual Student Exhibit.  For 2022, we moved the show to March to incorporate Youth Art Month, and their 

BenchART Spotlight: Community Health Pediatrics

BenchART Spotlight: Community Health Pediatrics

Check out this recently installed work of art! Titled, “The Future,” this bench by kids from Chaffee’s Art in the Park August 2021 was sponsored by Community Health, and is permanently placed at 1 General Wing Rd. See the other BenchART

Baby It’s Cold Outside, Opening January 14

Baby It’s Cold Outside, Opening January 14

The Chaffee Art Center, Your Center for Creativity, invites the community to the opening of a new Exhibit “Baby It’s Cold Outside” with solo featured galleries of work by photographer, Lowell Snowden Klock and fine artist, Heather Wilson. There will also be an installation to 

Featured Artist: Lowell Snowdon Klock

Featured Artist: Lowell Snowdon Klock

The play of light, shadow shapes, and patterns, worn and textured surfaces all speak to me as a photographer. Architectural detail and historic structures — odd nooks and corners, columns and steps — capture my eye. Windows and doors fascinate me. Bright blocks of color 

Featured Artist: Heather Wilson

Featured Artist: Heather Wilson

Heather is a self-taught artist who studied theatre for many years and worked as a professional actor and costume designer prior to honing her skills as a visual artist. It was while working in the theatre that Heather developed her love for fashion: pretty, sexy