100 for 100 2018 Gala and Art Raffle
Sunday, March 25, 3:00 - 5: 00pm
2018 Featured Silent Auction Artist:
Carolyn Hutchings Edlund
Recipient of the 2017 Award for Individual Artist
from Dutchess County Executive Arts Awards
Carolyn Hutchings Edlund is a master artist known and collected internationally. Her works are in collections in Canada, England, Germany, France, Italy, and the United States. A 2004 review compared the excellence of her work to that of John Constable, one of England’s greatest landscape artists. Edlund’s work has been published in American Artist and Island Living (UK), and was selected for exhibition at the Salmagundi Club (NYC) and at the Bienniale Internazionale Dell’Arte Contemporanea in Florence, Italy.
Her paintings and drawings have been represented in Buckinghamshire in the United Kingdom by the Southlands Gallery, and by Nicholsen-Evans Gallery. Her work is represented by galleries in the United States.
Barrett Art Center will host its signature fundraising event, the 100 for 100 Gala, at Locust Grove, Sunday, March 25, from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. The afternoon includes live musical entertainment, catered refreshments and wine donated by Millbrook Winery, and as always, a fine art raffle.
One hundred $100 tickets/raffle numbers are sold for the Gala, and each ticket drawn in the raffle allows the ticketholder to select one piece of art from the 100 pieces of art on display. All of the exhibited art is donated by artist-members and supporters of the Barrett Art Center, ranging from established to emerging artists.
All proceeds from the 100 for 100 Gala support the Barrett Art Center, a dynamic art institution, open year-round, hosting a variety of activities including exhibitions, artists’ talks, classes, workshops, and demonstrations.