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 →


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

July & August 2022

FVAC Studio Artist Exhibit


Exhibit Dates: July 2 - August 27, 2022
Opening Reception: July 2 (2-4 pm)

A new show of summer-themed work in Drezner Visitors' Gallery will transport you on a relaxing art vacation. "Summering" opens on Saturday, July 2, 2022, and features work created by FVAC's 20 studio artists. The exhibition spotlights pieces in a variety of media, such as painting, illustration, photography, ceramics, jewelry, furniture, found objects, leatherwork, and fiber.

October 2022

FVAC Student Show 2022


Exhibit Date: October 1 - 29, 2022
Opening Reception: October 8 (2-4 pm)

We are delighted to present our annual FVAC Student Show in Drezner Visitors' Gallery for the month of October. The exhibit features artwork that has been created in classes over the past year in a variety of subject matter and media including painting, drawing, photography, clay, and 3D work.

November 2022

Juried Show - Open Call for Artists
Theme to be determined


Exhibit Dates: November 5-26, 2022
Opening Reception: November 5 (2-4 pm)

Artists are invited to submit entries for the FVAC Open Call Juried Show In Drezner Visitors' Gallery. 2D and 3D work may be submitted, and prizes will be awarded. Exhibit theme and details will be posted soon.

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