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New Arts Program for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities at Silvermine Arts Center

STAR Silvermine ArtAcademy
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Silvermine Arts Center, in partnership with STAR, Inc., Lighting the Way, announced on Thursday the creation of a new arts education program called “ArtAcademy.”

ArtAcademy taps into the transformative power of art for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) by engaging them in a variety of art classes in an inclusive setting on Silvermine’s campus. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Panel Discussion for Art Collectors at Silvermine Arts Center

Second Panel Discussion: The Landscape of Collecting
Thursday April 27, 6pm

NORWALK, CT, April 24, 2017 — The Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County continues its partnership with Silvermine Arts Center in producing a series of events on the theme of better cultivating art collectors in Fairfield County to help support the regional arts economy. The second panel discussion in the Cultivating Collectors series, “The Landscape of Collecting,” will be held on Thursday April 27, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm at the Silvermine Arts Center, 1037 Silvermine Rd., New Canaan. The discussion will focus on the education of collectors: what are the best sources of information about trends and rising artists, what should collectors look for in artists’ resumes, how can they develop and trust their own eye in evaluating the work of artists, how can they best gauge an investment in an artist, and more. The panel of curators, writers, artists, an investment expert, and a collector, will also explore the best ways of building relationships between curators, museums, galleries, writers, artists and collectors. Registration for this free event is required and can be madehere. Panelists are: Marty Baron, Sharon Butler, Robin Jaffe Frank, Terri Smith andDmitri Wright. Continue Reading →

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