Drezner Gallery

The Esther B. Drezner Visitors’ Gallery showcases artists’ work in a variety of media. Exhibitions of local and regional artists are featured in solo and group exhibitions. Scroll down to see past exhibitions. ↓

Also, stop by in the Fisher Gallery where the Fisher Front Space is dedicated to small solo exhibitions by area artisans and artists. Small works, limited edition series and unique one-of-a-kind functional and art objects are included for exhibitions in Front Space. Hand-picked by our curator Elena Gibson, Front Space is dedicated to bringing the best of Connecticut to the Farmington Valley. Expect the unexpected in this intimate and dynamic space! off to Front Space →

Hours

MONDAY-FRIDAY: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
SATURDAY: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
And by appointment

December 2022

Artist in Residence Exhibit
Stefanie Baechler

 

Exhibit Dates: December 3 - 23, 2022
Opening Reception: December 3 (2-4 pm)

You are cordially invited to the solo exhibition of our July-December Artist in Residence Stefanie Baechler.
Stefanie Baechler graduated from CCSU with a bachelor's degree in art education and English as a Second Language. She taught art to K-12 students in the Waterbury Public Schools and is now instructing art to 3rd through 6th graders in the Winchester Public Schools. Since her college years, Stefanie has been teaching youth art classes, art adventure programs, and art parties at the Farmington Valley Arts Center. She loves working with pen and ink, watercolor, and clay, and is always looking for her next creative adventure!

About the Artist in Residence Program

February 2023

Open Call Juried Show (Theme TBD)

Exhibit Dates: February 4 - 25, 2023
Opening Reception: February 4 (2-4pm)
Exhibit Juror:

The Farmington Valley Arts Center will be mounting an open call juried exhibit which will feature 2D and 3D artwork.

2D and 3D artwork in all media will be considered. Prizes will be awarded and ceremony will take place in the Drezner Visitors' Gallery during the opening reception at 3 pm.

Submission info and entry form follows



 

March 2023

FVAC Ceramics Student Show

Exhibit Dates: March 4 - 25, 2023
Opening Reception: March 4 (2-4 pm)

April 2023

Handweavers Guild of Connecticut Biennial Show

Exhibit Dates: April 1 - 29, 2023
Opening Reception: April 1 (2-4 pm)




May 2023

Kindred Spirits
Paper Art & Paintings

Exhibit Dates: May 6 - 27, 2023
Opening Reception: Opening Reception May 6 (2-4 pm)



June 2023

Artist in Residence Exhibit

Exhibit Dates: June 3 – 24, 2023
Opening Reception: June 3 (2-4 pm)

About the Artist in Residence Program

July 2023

Signs of the Times
Mike's Painted Signs

Exhibit Dates: July 8 – 29, 2023
Opening Reception:

August 2023

CCARC Art

Exhibit Dates: August 5 – 26, 2023
Opening Reception:

October 2023

FVAC Student Show 2023

Exhibit Dates: October 7 – 28, 2023
Opening Reception: October 7 (2-4 pm)

November 2023

Open Call Juried Show (Theme TBD)

Exhibit Dates: November 4 – 25, 2023
Opening Reception: November 4 (2-4 pm)
Exhibit Juror:

The Farmington Valley Arts Center will be mounting an open call juried exhibit which will feature 2D and 3D artwork.

2D and 3D artwork in all media will be considered. Prizes will be awarded and ceremony will take place in the Drezner Visitors' Gallery during the opening reception at 3 pm.

Submission info and entry form follows

December 2023

Artist in Residence Exhibit

Exhibit Dates: December 2 – 23, 2023
Opening Reception: December 2 (2-4 pm)

About the Artist in Residence Program