NYFA MARK Alumni
MARK11 Alumni News
Joyce Hill (Buffalo) is included in a group exhibition entitled Road Trip at the Art Dialogue Gallery in Buffalo, New York. The opening reception will be on October 5 from 6-9pm and will be on view until November 9.
MARK10 Alumni News
Leslie Parke (Troy) is included in a group exhibition entitled Home Grown: A Fine Art Show Celebrating Renowned Local Artists at a Pop-Up gallery at 4361 Main Street in Manchester Center, Vermont. The opening reception will be on October 6 from 3-7pm and will be on view until October 14.
MARK Alumni
Kathleen Sherin (Buffalo '10) and Paula Sciuk (Buffalo '11) have an exhibition entitled Elusive Forces at the Carnegie Art Center in North Tonawanda, New York. The opening reception will be on October 11 from 6-8pm and will be on view until November 16.
MARK Alumni News
Masters on Main Street organized by Greene County Council on the Arts and The New York Foundation for the Arts’ Curatorial Program and on-site artist coordinators Michael Asbill (Rosendale '10), Chad Weckler (Hudson '08) and Keiko Sono (Woodstock '11) have collaborated to produce an exhibit featuring the work of select artists from the MARK Program. Artist include: Ben Altman(Ithaca '09), Lindsey Bellosa (Syracuse '12), Giada Crispiels (Syracuse '12), Meredith Davenport (Buffalo '11), Richard Edelman (Rosendale '09), Kristen Flynn (Woodstock '12), Kate Hamilton (Woodstock '12), David Hebb(Troy '10), Sue Horowitz (Woodstock '12), Travis Johns (Woodstock '12), Kasarian Dane(Potsdam '09), Maria Kolodziej-Zincio (Woodstock '12), Katharine Kreisher (Syracuse '12), Allison Leach (Rosendale '10), Kelly Merchant (Woodstock '10), Gloria Mirsky (Woodstock '12), Wayne Montecalvo (Rosendale '09), Penny Perkins (Woodstock '12), Jesse Eric Schmidt (Syracuse '12), Cecelia Sinclair (Woodstock '12), Suzy Sureck (Woodstock '11), Angela Rose Voulgarelis (Woodstock '12), and Jessica Warner (Ithaca '11). The show is at the GCCA Catskill Gallery in Catskill, New York and will be on view until October 31.
MARK11 Alumni News
Sara M. Zak (Buffalo) is included in a group exhibition entitled Artists & Models: Showoffs at Hallwalls in Buffalo, New York. The show will be on view on September 29 from 9pm to 2am.
MARK Alumni News
Maria Driscoll McMahon (Ithaca '11) and Ben Altman (Ithaca '09) are included in a group exhibition entitled Peekskill Project V at the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art in Peekskill, New York. The exhibition opens September 29 at 12:00pm and will be on view through July 2013.
MARK Alumni News
Marion Bradish (Potsdam '11), Paul Pedersen (Potsdam '11) and Maria Janina Rizzo (Syracuse '12) are included in a juried show at the Richard E Winter Gallery in the Frederic Remington Museum in Ogdensburg, New York. The opening reception is on September 29 2-4pm and the show will be on view from September 29, 2012 to January 6, 2013.
MARK Alumni News
Deborah Zlotsky (Troy '10) and Anne Muntges (Buffalo '11) are included in a group exhibition entitled Falling through Space Drawn by the Line at the University at Buffalo Art Gallery in Buffalo, New York. The opening reception is on September 20 from 5-7pm and the show will be on view from September 20 to December 8.
MARK11 Alumni News
Jane Soodalter (Woodstock) is included in a group exhibition entitled PHOTOcentric at the Garrison Art Center in Garrison, New York.The show will be on view until September 30.
MARK12 Alumni News
Astrid Fitzgerald (Woodstock) is included in a group exhibition entitled Blue at the Gallery in the Saugerties Performing Arts Factory in Saugerties, New York. The show will be on view until November.
MARK Alumni News
Several MARK alumni were selected to participate in the Everson Museum's Biennial exhibition entitled The Other New York (TONY):2012 at various venues across Syracuse, NY. Some of the artists included are Amy Greenan, (Buffalo '08), Tatana Kellner (Hudson '08), Michael Bosworth (Buffalo '11), Elizabeth Leader (Buffalo '11), Meredith Davenport (Buffalo '11), Jan Nagle (Buffalo '11), Ben Altman (Ithaca '09), Sandra Stephens (Ithaca ’11), Tom DeLooza (Woodstock ’11) and Yvonne Buchanan (Syracuse '10). The opening reception will be on September 21 from 5:30-8:00pm and will be on view from September 22, 2012 - January 6, 2013.
MARK11 Alumni News
Larry Poole(Postdam) will be exhibiting his work at the NorthWind Fine Arts Gallery in Saranac Lake, New York. The opening reception will be on September 20 from 6-8pm.
MARK Alumni News
Sarah Anderson Lock (Woodstock '11) in included in a group exhibition entitled Thanks for Sharing at the The Tremaine Gallery at the Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut. The show is also curated by Greg Lock (MARK '08). The opening reception will be on September 8 from 4-6pm and will be on view until October 7.
MARK11 Alumni News
Shanti Grumbine (Woodstock) is included in a group exhibition entitled Tabula Rasa at Curious Matter in Jersey City, New Jersey and is on view until September 16. The show is also reviewed in Hyperallergic.
MARK11 Alumni News
J Tim Raymond (Buffalo) is included in a group exhibition entitled From Here There Is No Place That Does Not See You at Artspace Buffalo Gallery in Buffalo, New York. The opening reception is on September 7 from 6-9pm and will be on view until September 30. There will be a closing reception on September 29 from 7-9pm.
MARK11 Alumni News
Karen Kucharski's (Ithaca) exhibition entitled Susquehanna Crossroads Comes Home will be on view until October at the Tioga Historical Society Museum in Owego, New York.
MARK09 Alumni News
Sharon H.J. Cheng (Potsdam) has a solo exhibition entitled, In The Realm of Clouds and Origami at Pleiades Gallery in New York City. The show will be on view from September 4 to September 29. The opening reception will be on September 15 from 3-6pm.
MARK11 Alumni News
Lanna Pejovic (Buffalo) is included in a group exhibition entitled Elemental at Spencer Hill Gallery in Corning, New York. The opening reception is on August 24 from 5-7pm and the show will be on view until October 6.
MARK11 Alumni News
Candace Keegan-Masters' (Buffalo) exhibition entitled I Am, You Are is on view until August 5 at you me gallery and is also featured in the August 2, 2012 edition of the Hamilton Spectator.
MARK11 Alumni News
Yoram Gelman (Woodstock) has a solo exhibition entitled Lines, Shadows and Light at PostUrban Contemporary Art in Kingston, New York. The opening reception is on August 4 from 5-7pm.
MARK Alumni News
Mimi Graminski ('08 Hudson) and Lindsay Stern ('11 Woodstock) are both included in a group exhibition entitled Domestic Subversions at KMOCA in Kingston, New York. The opening reception is on August 4 from 5-7pm and the exhibition will be on view until August 25.
MARK Alumni News
Several MARK alumni were juried into the 2012 Artists of the Mohawk Region by Nato Thompson, Curator at Creative Time at the Museum of Albany. Artists include Mimi Czajka Graminski ('08 Hudson), Pooh Kaye ('12 Syracuse), Tatana Kellner ('10 Rosendale), Ingrid Ludt('08 Troy), Nathan Meltz ('11 Woodstock), Gina Occhiogrosso ('12 Hudson/Woodstock), Penny Perkins ('11 Hudson/Woodstock), and Pamela Wallace ('10 Rosendale). The opening reception is on June 28 from 5-8pm and the exhibition will be on view until September 8.
MARK11 Alumni News
Polly Law (Woodstock) and Keiko Sono (Woodstock) are both featured in the July issue of Chronogram magazine. Keiko's photographs can be found in the Galleries and Museums section and an article about Polly Law on her upcoming show at Woodstock Artists Association and Museum is in Arts and Culture. Polly M. Law, Solo Show will be at the Woodstock Artists Association and Museum until July 15. Law will give an artist’s talk on Sunday, July 8 at 1pm.
MARK Alumni News
Several MARK alumni were selected to participate in this year's Echo Art Fair in Buffalo, New York. Artists include Allen C. Smith('08 Ithaca), Amy Greenan ('10 Buffalo), Joshua Sperling ('11 Ithaca), Shasti O'Leary Soudant('12 Syracuse), Jan Nagle('12 Buffalo), Michael Bosworth('12 Buffalo), and Scott Bye('12 Buffalo). The fair runs from July 7 to July 8.
MARK12 Alumni News
Katherine Hamilton (Woodstock) is included in a group exhibition entitled After the Trace at KMOCA in Kingston, New York. The opening reception is on July 7 from 5-7pm and the exhibition will be on view until July 28.
MARK10 Alumni News
Edward Batcheller(Riverhead) is included in a group exhibition entitled Conference of the Birds at Mana Contemporary in Jersey City, New Jersey. The show is curated by Cynthia-Reeves Projects and will be on view through July 31.
MARK Alumni News
Two MARK alumni, Jessica Warner ('11 Ithaca) and Werner Sun ('12 Syracuse) have collaborated on an installation entitled Sculpted Lines which will be on view at station923 in Ithaca, New York. The opening reception is June 21 from 5-8pm and will be shown by appointment only until July 12.
MARK11 Alumni News
Brian Lynch (Woodstock) is included in a two person exhibition at Imogen Holloway Gallery in Saugerties, New York which is on view through July 1.
MARK11 Alumni News
Suzy Sureck (Woodstock) is included in a group exhibition at the Dorsky Museum in New Paltz, New York. The opening reception is on June 23 from 5-7pm and will be on view until November 4.
MARK11 Alumni News
Nava Gidanian-Kagan (Buffalo) has an exhibition of her paintings at Indigo Art in Buffalo, New York. The opening reception is on June 1, 6-9pm and will be on view until June 30.
MARK12 Alumni News
Chad Ferber (Woodstock) is included in a group exhibition at Thou Art Gallery in Kingston, New York. The opening reception is on June 2 from 5-10pm.
MARK11 Alumni News
Linda Stillman (Woodstock) has a solo exhibition of her plant rubbings entitled From the Garden -- Flowers as Pigment opening on June 9th at the R&F Gallery in Kingston, New York. The exhibition is curated by MARK alumna Laura Moriarty (Rosendale 09).
MARK09 Alumni News
Richard Edelman (Troy) has an exhibition of his photographs entitled The Liminal Portrait at the Davis Orton Gallery in Hudson, New York. It will be on view from April 6 to May 13.
MARK11 Alumni News
Mark '11/2012 Exhibition featuring artists of the MARK'11 Buffalo group at Cathy and Jesse Marion Art Gallery, Rockefeller Arts Center, on view through April 3, 2012.
MARK Alumni News
Several MARK alumni including Ben Altman, Yvonne Buchanan, Shanti Grumbine, Steve Carver, Christine Heller, Claire Lesemann, Gerald Patrick Walsh, K.Velis Turan, Leigh Yardley, Deborah Zlotsky, were selected for the exhibition Made in New York 2012 at the Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center opening March 31, 3-5pm and on view through May 20.
MARK11 Alumni News
Linda Stillman (Woodstock) is included in a group exhibition Notations The Cage Effect Today, curated by Joachim Pissarro with Bibi Calderaro, Julio Grinblatt & Michelle Yunon and on view through April 21, 2012 at Hunter College/Times Square Gallery in New York.
MARK10 Alumni News
Kate Parzych (Buffalo) has a solo exhibition entitled Release at CEPA which will be on view through March 17, 2012.
MARK11 Alumni News
Brian Lynch (Woodstock) has an exhibition at The Saugerties Public Library Gallery which is on view through March. View an article about the exhibition here.
MARK11 Alumni News
Barbara Smith (Woodstock) has a solo exhibition titled Unexpired Time at Mesa Contemporary Arts in Arizona. Opening Reception is January 27 and the exhibition is on view until March 18, 2012.
MARK11 Alumni News
Linda Stillman (Woodstock)'s altered book Roses for Essie is included in A Novel Idea at The Incubator Project Space at Hampden Gallery at UMass Amherst, MA. Curated by Anne LaPrade Seuthe and Sally Curcio, through February 27. 2012
MARK11 Alumni News
Christine Heller (Ithaca) was recently accepted into a residency in April 2012 at VCCA: Virginia Center for the Creative Arts in Amherst VA.
MARK11 and MARK09 Alumni News
2X2 artist collective that was formed through the MARK11 Program in Ithaca, Sandra Stephens, Maria Driscoll McMahon, Ben Altman(Ithaca 09) and Christine Heller have just been selected as Sculpture Space fellows for 2011-2012.
MARK08 Alumni News
Naomi Grossman (Huntington)'s prints are included in a group show called OMNIBUS: Diverse Images of a Fragmented World at Matted LIC in Long Island City, The show will run through January 26, 2012.
MARK11 Alumni News
Jessica Warner(Ithaca)'s painting Encompass and Steve Carter(Ithaca)'s Four Horsemen,will be included in the Regional Juried Exhibition at State of the Art Gallery 120 West State St. Ithaca, NY on display through December 24, 2011.
MARK11 Alumni News
Nava Gidanian-Kagan(Buffalo) has a solo exhibition of her recent paintings at Olean Public Library, Olean, NY. Trio Dancers will be on display through January 14, 2012.
MARK10 Alumni News
Willson Cummer(Syracuse) will be showing photographs at the Kirkland Art Center, in Clinton, NY. The opening is Sunday, Nov. 20, from 3 to 5 PM.
MARK08 Alumni News
Paul Farinacci(Huntington) is featured in a group exhibition Populus at Cazenovia College Art Gallery in Reisman Hall.The show is up through Saturday, Dec. 3.
MARK08 Alumni News
Joseph Sorrentino (Rochester) will be presenting a script-in-hand reading of scenes from The Real Me, a play about a woman with developmental disabilities at the Multi-Use Community Cultural Center (MuCCC) Rochester, NY on Wednesday, November 9th beginning at 7:00 pm. Free and open to the public. This project is funded by a grant from the Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester, the New York State Council on the Arts, and the New York State Legislature.
MARK10 Alumni News
Leslie Park (Troy) is having a solo exhibition What Remains - Paintings by Leslie Parke at Gremillion & Co. Fine Arts, Houston, November 10 - December 3, 2011. www.gremillion.com
MARK11 Alumni News
Jane Bloodgood-Abrams (Woodstock) solo exhibition at the Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson NY. Opening Reception: Saturday Nov. 5. 6-8 p.m.Continues through Dec. 11. www.carriehaddadgallery.com
MARK08 Alumni News
Joseph Sorrentino's (Rochester) exhibit, "Mexico in Black and White and Color" will open on October 7th, 7pm-9pm at Crossroads Coffeehouse.
MARK08 Alumni News
Laura Cannamela (Hudson) will be exhibiting her work at the Chamber of Schenectady County as part of the MoHu Fest from October 11 through October 14. Also, two of Cannamela's artworks were selected for Wabi-Sabi, a juried group show currently at Columbia County Council for the Arts. The exhibit runs through November 5. In addition, on October 22nd her artwork will be included in a group show at the Artisans Gallery in Valatie, NY as part of the artists fair, "Handmade in America: Artisans Along Main Street".
MARK10 Alumni News
Deborah Zlotsky (Troy) will have a solo exhibit, Adjacent Possibilities, at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts. The opening reception will be on Thursday, October 13th from 6pm-8pm. It will be on view until November 12, 2011.
MARK11 Alumni News
Shanti Grumbine (Woodstock) has been awarded the Lower East Side Printshop Keyholder Residency for 2011-2012.
MARK11 Alumni News
Sara M. Zak (Buffalo) is participating in and curating City Strings and Lines, an exhibit also featuring Amanda Maciuba, Ben Schwab, Francisco Amaya, and Tim Raymond (MARK11, Buffalo) at Carnegie Art Center in North Tonowanda, NY. Sara is also organizing ART + PRESERVATION, a group exhibit based on the artists' movement she founded, Painting for Preservation, at the Statler Towers in Buffalo, NY to coincide with the National Historic Preservation Conference.
MARK11 Alumni News
Yoram Gelman (Woodstock) will have a solo exhibit of his photography at the Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center from October 8 through November 17, 2011. The opening reception will be on Sunday, October 9th from 3pm-5pm.
MARK10 Alumni News
Michael Asbill (Rosendale) was commissioned to create an installation for the "Linking Collections, Building Connections: Work from the Hudson Valley Visual Art Collections Consortium" exhibition currently on view at The Samuel Dorsky Museum at SUNY New Paltz. The exhibit will be on view until December 11, 2011. The opening reception is on Saturday, September 17th from 5pm-7pm. On Saturday, November 12th at 2 pm there will be a Symposium on Region-Specific Art and Museum Practice, with perspectives from artists, administrators, historians, educators, and theorists
MARK11 Alumni News
Bradley Butler (Buffalo) will be exhibiting a series of new abstract paintings at The Gallery at Equal=Grounds in Rochester, NY. The exhibition, "There is No Up or Down. Paintings on Paper by Bradley Butler" can be viewed from October 7th to October 29, 2011. The opening reception is on October 7, 2011 from 7pm-9pm.
MARK10 Alumni News
Willson Cummer (Syracuse) has work in "Photography on the Edge: Between Realism and Abstraction", an exhibition at the Gandee Gallery in Fabius, NY. On view from September 16 through October 23, 2011. The opening reception is on Saturday, September 17th, 6pm-8pm.
MARK10 Alumni News
Leslie Parke (Troy) currently has work in the "Fall Show" at the Riverfront Studios. On view through October 22, 2011. Also in October, she will be participating in the annual "Landscapes for Landsake" exhibition at Maple Ridge Farm in Coila, New York and she will be showing her figure paintings at Green Mountain College in Poultney, Vermont. In November, her new work will be featured in an exhibition called, "What Remains" at Gremillion, Fine Arts, Inc. in Houston, Texas.
Alumni Exhibit
The NYFA MARK 10 Artists from Troy have a group exhibition, "MARK X", at the Martin-Mullen Art Gallery in the Fine Arts Building at SUNY Oneonta.
On view until October 15, 2011. Gallery hours: Monday - Friday, 11 AM - 5 PM

Artists: Rebecca Adams, Paul Bouchard, Ashley Norwood Cooper, Jeri Eisenberg, Dave Hebb, Carlos Loret de Mola, Amy Madden, Leslie Parke, Leah A. Rico, Yolanda Sharpe, K. Velis Turan and Deborah Zlotsky.
MARK09 Alumni News
Viktoria Ciostek's (Buffalo) book "Roads Less Traveled", was awarded Honorable Mention in the Blurb Photography Book Now competition.
MARK08 Alumni News
"An Evening with Frankenharry: 2", five of Joseph Sorrentino's (Rochester) short plays will be showing at the Multi-Use Community Cultural Center (MuCCC) in Rochester, NY from September 22nd to the 24th at 7:30pm and September 25th at 3:00pm. Tickets are $5 on Thursday and $10 for all other performances and are available at the door or on MuCCC's website.
Exhibition Open Call for NYFA MARK Artists
Carlos Loret de Mola (Troy) is coordinating bookMarks, an exhibition of self-published / independently-published photo-based books and other printed matter to be held as part of the Society for Photographic Education's Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Regions' 2011 Conference that is being hosted by Light Work at Syracuse University on November 3-6, 2011. This Open Call is for all members of SPE and alumni and affiliates of the New York Foundation for the Arts MARK Program. Please see the website for details.
MARK08 Alumni News
Paul Farinacci (Huntington) received a 2011 NYFA Artist Fellowship and was an artist in residence at the Ucross Foundation during the month of August in Wyoming. Currently his work can be seen at the 2011 Governors Island Art Fair on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in September (2-25). His work is located in Building H on the fourth floor.
MARK10 Alumni News
Deborah Zlotsky (Troy) has work in the exhibition, "Visceral" at the Kingston Museum of Contemporary Arts (KMoCA). It will be on view until September 24, 2011.
MARK11 Alumni News
Marion Bradish (Potsdam) has two paintings selected to show in the Frederic Remington Art Museum 2011 International Juried Art Exhibition in Ogdensburg, NY on view from September 24, 2011 through January 14, 2012. Juror John Elwood Cook selected only 26 of 126 images submitted.
MARK10 Alumni News
Pamela Wallace (Rosendale) has work in the exhibition, "Active Excavations" at the Kingston Museum of Contemporary Arts. It will be on view from August 6 - August 27, 2011. The opening reception will be held on Saturday, August 6, 5 - 7pm.
MARK10 Alumni News
Willson Cummer (Syracuse) has work on display in the juried "Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition" at the Memorial Art Gallery, in Rochester, NY. The show is from July 24 - September 25, 2011, with the opening reception on July 23rd from 8pm-11pm.
MARK09 Alumni News
Sara Lynch's (Potsdam) painting, "Daffodils" is on display at the Fredric Remington Art Museum until September 11, 2011. She has two photos of her work in the book, "Ceramics for Beginners: Animals and Figures" by Susan Halls.
MARK08 Alumni News
Joseph Sorrentino's (Rochester) exhibition, "El Campo: La Crisis En Silencio/Rural Mexico's Silent Crisis" will be at the Link Gallery in City Hall, Rochester, NY, on view from July 26 - September 12. The opening reception is on Thursday, July 28th from 5-7pm.
MARK10 Alumni News
Iacopo Pasquinelli (Riverhead) has work in the exhibition, "Brushworks" at the Art League of Long Island. It will be on view from July 20 - August 14, 2011. The opening reception will be held on July 29.
MARK10 Alumni News
Deborah Zlotsky (Troy) is currently in the Summer Group Show: Illusion of Life at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, on view until September 2, 2011.
MARK10 Alumni News
Carlos Loret de Mola (Troy) has work in the exhibition "Family Value Summer Portrait Salon" at the Michael Mazzeo Gallery. The show opens on Thursday, July 7, 6-8pm and is on view until August 5, 2011.
MARK11 Alumni News
Gwen Elizabeth Bullock (Ithaca) currently has a solo exhibit on view at Abovoagogo Art Studio in Ithaca, NY.
MARK09 Alumni News
Lin Price (Ithaca) currently has a solo exhibit at the Buffalo Arts Studio, on view until July 31, 2011.
MARK10 Alumni News
Allison Leach's (Rosendale) work, Misfit Explorers will be exhibited at the Davis Orton Gallery from June 24 to July 31, 2011. The opening reception will be held on June 25th.
MARK11 Alumni News
Steven Millar (Woodstock) is currently in a group exhibition called Vista at Socrates Sculpture Park at 32-01 Vernon Boulevard at Broadway Long Island City (Queens), NY 11106. The show is from May 8 - August 7, 2011.
MARK11 Alumni News
Adie Russell (Woodstock) currently has a solo exhibit on view at Roos Arts in Rosendale, NY through July 23, 2011. Her work is also on the cover of the June issue of Chronogram with an accompanying article and artist interview.
MARK11 Alumni News
Shanti Grumbine (Woodstock) is currently in a group show called Eraser at MagnanMetz Gallery at 521 W. 26th St., NY, NY. The show is from June 2nd - July 8th 2011, with the reception on June 16th from 6pm-8pm.
MARK08 Alumni News
Joseph Sorrentino (Rochester) had plays published through Brooklyn Publishers: “Death & Taxes” and “So You Wanna Marry My Daughter” are listed under their “Dark Comedy” section while “The Bookstore” is listed under “Comedy”. Sorrentino's full-length comedy, “The Gavones of Philadelphia” (formerly “The Further Adventures of The Gavone Family) is online at Heartland Plays, Inc. Both sites allow you to read part of each play but, unfortunately, not the ending.
MARK08 Alumni News
Headin' South, an original play by Joseph Sorrentino (Rochester) will premier this summer in Rochester, NY. It is being directed by Darryll D. Rudy.
Performance Dates:
Preview, Thursday, May 19 at 7:30
Friday, May 20 at 7:30
Saturday, May 21 at 7:30. (Discussion with the playwright, director & cast immediately following the performance.)
Sunday, May 22 at 3:00

Tickets will be available online at the MuCCC site beginning three weeks prior to the opening night and at the door on the day of the performance.
Please direct any questions to Joseph Sorrentino at joso1444@usa.net or to Darryll D. Rudy at insight743@yahoo.com or (585) 721-5397.
MARK08 Alumni News
Barbara Page's (Ithaca) work, Book Marks, will be displayed at The Center for Book Arts as the Featured Artist Project from April 15-June 25, 2011. An Opening Reception will be on April 15th, 6-8pm and an Artist Talk will take place on June 1st.
MARK08 Alumni News
Naomi Grossman's (Huntington) is a part of Express/Local, NYC Aesthetics, an art residency taking place at the Queens College Art Center. An exhibition reception for all the artists involved and a curator's talk will be on Thursday, May 5th, from 5-8pm at Queens College Art Center, Rosenthal Library - 6th floor.

Grossman's solo exhibit of her work, Body Language can be seen at the Freyberger Gallery at Penn State University, Berks Campus until April 14th.
Visit here to see images from Body Language and here to see images from an installation Grossman worked on with the students- [don't] tell me.
A review of the exhibit in The Reading Eagle: Art review: Naomi Grossman's 'Body Language' explores individuality by Ron Schira.
Exhibition
Being Upstate – A solo exhibition of work by Carlos Loret de Mola (MARK10, Troy)
The Center for Photography at Woodstock
59 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY 12498

The opening reception for "Being Upstate" will be held on Saturday, April 9th from 5-7pm. Mr. Loret de Mola will give a brief artist talk at 5:30pm.
Through May 30, 2011.
More information can be found here.
MARK08 Alumni News
Mariella Bisson (Troy) has landscape works in "OUTSIDE: New Visions of Nature" at West Branch Gallery and Sculpture Park in Stowe, Vermont.
On view until May 8.
More information can be found here.
Alumni Exhibit
MARK MAKING: Artists of NYFA MARK10 Buffalo
ARTSPACE
1219 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209
Opening Reception, 6-9pm on April 2, 2011.
On view from April 2-24, 2011.

Artists: Amanda Besl, Bruce Phillip Bitmead, Oreen Cohen, Dorothy Fitzergerald, Timothy Frerichs, Brian A. Kavanaugh, Catherine Shuman Miller, Kate S. Parzych, Gary Sczerbaniewicz, and Kathleen Sherin.

Please visit ArtSpace Buffalo's YouTube page to see videos of the set up, the work on display, and interviews with the MARK10 artists in the exhibit.
MARK08 Alumni News
Barbara Page (Ithaca) will have three works in the A.I.R. Gallery 9th Biennial Exhibition in Brooklyn from March 2-27, 2011. She is also the featured artist at the Center for Book Arts where her Book Marks project will be on display from April 15 to June 25, 2011.
MARK08 Alumni News
Joseph Sorrentino (Rochester) has an article in Rochester Magazine's January/February 2011 issue that he wrote (accompanied with photographs he took), about local Iraqi refugees. In addition, he has had four short plays published by Brooklyn Publishers. Lastly, Sorrentino was awarded an Individual Artist Award by the Arts & Cultural Council to interview women with disabilities and develop a one-woman show.
MARK11
Reminder: MARK 11 applications are due Friday, January 14th!
(Due to weather conditions, postmarked applications are being accepted.)
MARK11
Applications are now being accepted for NYFA MARK11!
Application Deadline: Friday, January 14, 5pm.

Application and guidelines can be found here. Best of Luck!
MARK10 Alumni News
Deborah Zlotsky (Troy) has received residency fellowships at Virginia Center for the Creative Arts in Amherst, VA for January 2011 and at Yaddo in Saratoga Springs, NY for May 2011.
Exhibition
The Dot and the LineWork by Barbara Page (MARK08, Ithaca)

CAP ArtSpace
171 The Commons Ithaca, NY 14850
On view from November 3-28, 2010.
Reception: Friday, November 5, 5-8pm
For information, call (607) 273-5072.
MARK10 Alumni News
Cristina de Gennaro (Rosendale) has been awarded an artist residency fellowship from the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation in Taos, NM from September 1 through December 1, 2010.
Exhibition
2010 Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region
Congratulations to NYFA MARK alumni: Jeri Eisenberg (MARK10 – Troy), Lorrie Fredette (MARK09 – Rosendale) Carlos Loret De Mola (MARK10 – Troy), and Deborah Zlotsky (MARK10 – Troy) for being accepted in one the oldest regional juried exhibitions in the East!

On view through January 2, 2011 at The Hyde Collection.
161 Warren Street, Glenn Falls. For information, call (518) 792-1761.
Exhibit Information
Alumni Exhibit
The NYFA MARK 10 Artists of Troy
Opening Reception, 6-8pm on October 14th. On view until November 27, 2010 at House of Creative Soul, 38 Van Dam St., Saratoga Springs. For information, call (518) 226-0010.

Artists: Rebecca Adams, Paul Bouchard, Ashley Cooper, Jeri Eisenberg, Dave Hebb, Carlos Loret de Mola, Amy Madden, Leslie Parke, Leah A. Rico, Yolanda Sharpe, K. Velis Turan and Deborah Zlotsky.
NYFA MARK in the News
October 10, 2010: Times Union article, NYFA MARK program inspires artists' exhibition and marketing efforts by Tom Keyser.
Information about the NYFA MARK program and the exhibition in Saratoga Springs, "The NYFA MARK 10 Artists of Troy."
Alumni Exhibit
MARK-It! Artists from the New York Foundation for The Arts Mark ’09
On view through October 29 at the Lyceum Gallery of Suffolk County Community College, Orient Building, 121 Speonk-Riverhead Road. For information, call (631) 548-2559.

Artists: painters Anne Raymond (East Hampton), Doug Reina (Stony Brook), Robert Carioscia (Sag Harbor), Elizabeth Malunowicz (Sag Harbor), and Margery Gosnell-Qua (Remsenburg); photographers JoAnne Dumas (Wading River), Pat Patterson Hauck (Wading River), and Meryl Spiegel (East Quogue); installation artist Beth Giacummo (Patchogue); ceramic artist Jennifer Gioe Peper (Huntington); printmaker Rosamaria Eisler (Ridge); and weaver Pamela Topham (Sag Harbor).
Press Release
NYFA MARK in the News
September 21, 2010: 27East Article, Mark show at college offers new insights By Pat Rogers.
About the exhibition in Riverhead, "MARK-It! Artists from the New York Foundation for The Arts Mark ’09."