The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice each year to artists and arts groups from both state and locally-raised funds, and seeks to improve public awareness of the arts. Its' goals include maintaining and preserving the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Northampton, programming such annual events of interest to the community as First Night Northampton and Transperformance.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Philadelphia Museum of Art exhibit "Off the Wall—American Art to Wear" to feature Northampton Artist Anna VA Polesny

WHAT: Off the Wall—American Art to Wear - featuring Northampton Artist Anna VA Polesny 
WHERE: 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 
WHEN: Opening Saturday, November 9, 2019

Northampton Artist’s work bound for the PERMANENT COLLECTION of the PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM of ART 

“International Levi's” Shorts, 1973, by Anna VA Polesny (Promised gift of The Julie Schafler Dale Collection) Photograph by Otto Stupakoff © Julie Schafler Dale.

Off the Wall: American Art to Wear
Saturday, November 9, 2019
Celebrate the opening of this astonishing exhibition that highlights mixed-media artists who pioneered a new art form designed around the body.

This exhibition has been made possible by Julie Schafler Dale, PNC, The Coby Foundation, the Arlin and Neysa Adams Endowment Fund, Catherine and Laurence Altman, the Center for American Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and other generous donors.

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

August 22: I’ll be speaking about my work at the Berkshire Museum’s Pechakucha

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