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Jacobs Hicks (’19) in Frontrunner

Future fellow Jacob Hicks gave an interview in Frontrunner about his work, his process, and how he defines success.   You can read the interview and see images of...

Open House This Sunday!

Join us at the colony this Sunday, July 14 from 2:00 - 4:00pm for our second Open House and open studio of the 2019 residency season. Hear poet...

Saltonstall at the Ithaca Artist Market

Catch Saltonstall at the Ithaca Artist Market, located at Farmers Market in Ithaca, NY.   We'll be set up at Booth 63 with information about our residencies, DIY...

Melanie Kozol (’12) in New York exhibitions

Visual artist alumna Melanie Kozol ('12) has paintings in three exhibitions in New York. Scheduled throughout the summer, you can catch Melanie's work in "On The Rocks" at...

Marianne Barcellona (’08) in online exhibition

Visual artist alumna Marianne Barcellona ('08) is included in an online exhibition presented by the NY Artists Circle.   "The Lyrical" features six women artists and an essay by...

Saltonstall’s director on the radio

Tune in to hear Saltonstall's own Lesley Williamson on the Out of Bounds radio show with Tish Pearlman. You can tune in this Saturday, June 6 at 3:30pm on WEOS-FM (90.3 & 89.5 in...

Residency meet-up at Bethany Arts Community

Last week, Saltonstall's executive director, Lesley Williamson, participated in a meet-up with fellow New York State residency administrators. Hosted by Zak Shusterman and the Bethany Arts Community in...

Taro Takizawa (’18) exhibition in Utica

Visual artist alum Taro Takizawa ('18) has work currently on view in a two-person exhbition at the PrattWMP gallery at the Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute in...

Amy Talluto (’18) in New York City

Visual artist alumna Amy Talluto ('18) is part of a show at The National Arts Club in New York City. Located in the Marquis gallery, "Oh Beautiful: The American Landscape" runs...

Kathy Bruce (’02) in Nyack, New York

Visual artist alumna Kathy Bruce ('02) will have site-specific, sustainable sculptures on view in the gardens at the Edward Hopper Museum and Study Center in Nyack, New York. "Message in...

Sam Shmith (’17) exhibition in Australia

Photographer alum Sam Shmith ('17) has a solo exhibition currently on view at Arc One Gallery in Melbourne, Australia. "The Sacredness of Something"opened May 21 and will be on view...

Amanda Mathis (’13) in group exhibition in Queens

Visual artist alumna Amanda Mathis ('13) is participating in a three-person exhibition at the Lorimoto gallery in Ridgewood, Queens. "(CUT)3 x (PASTE)3" features distinctive approaches to collage art. It opened June 8...

Heidi Diehl (’15) publishes first novel

Alumna Heidi Diehl ('15) has just published her first novel, Lifelines, with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. This is the novel on which she was working during her residency! It has already...

Ocean Vuong (’13) Releases Debut Novel

Poet alum Ocean Vuong ('13) has just published their first novel and official foray into fiction, titled On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous.   Structured through a series...

Laura Kaufman (’15) at Marquee Projects

Alumna Laura Kaufman ('15) currently has a solo show on view at Marquee Projects in Bellport, NY (on Long Island.) "Yearning for New Physics" closes this coming Monday, May...

Patte Loper (’13) at the Mattress Factory

Alumna Patte Loper ('13) has an exhibition opening tonight, May 23, at the Mattress Factory in Pittsburgh, PA with a reception from 6:00 - 8:00pm. Patte's installation, "Laboratory for Other Worlds," inhabits...

Welcome, fellows!

The 2019 residency season began last week when we welcomed our first group of month-long fellows to Saltonstall on Monday. They are: Harry Leigh, sculptor, Suffern Patrick Robideau,...

Camille Laoang (’15) pop-up in New York

Visual artist alumna Camille Laoang ('15) has an upcoming pop-up exhibit at the SparrowMint Product Gallery in New York, NY.   "Mandalas" opens this week on August...

Saltonstall at Ithaca Artist Market

Today! Saltonstall at the Ithaca Artist Market   If you're planning to attend the Ithaca Artist Market today, we hope you'll stop by and say hello. We'll be in...

Welcome, fellows!

The 2018 residency season continued this week when we welcomed our third group of fellows to Saltonstall on Monday. They are: Thea Gregorius, visual artist (Brooklyn) Michael Hicks, photographer...

Dan Larkin (’08) at Bob Korn Imaging

Photographer alum Dan Larkin ('08) is currently in a two-person exhibition at Bob Korn Imaging in Orleans, MA.   "The Cape’s Tip: Images of the Outer Cape" opened May 31...

Greg Slick (’17) at The Dorsky

Visual artist alum Greg Slick ('17) is in a group exhibition at The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art in New Paltz, NY. "Time Travelers" opened June 16 and...

Lisa Lebofsky (’14) at Flowers Gallery

Visual artist alumna Lisa Lebofsky ('14) has work featured in the 12th annual New York Academy of Art exhibition at Flowers Gallery in New York City.   The show opened last Wednesday,...

Julie Curtiss (’17) reviewed in LA Times

Visual artist alumna Julie Curtiss ('17) received a glowing review in the Los Angeles Times of her recent solo show "Altered States" at  Various Small Fires...

Nydia Blas (’15) solo exhibition in Ithaca

Photography alumna Nydia Blas ('15) has an upcoming solo exhibition at the Corners Gallery in Ithaca. "Black Magic" will be on view starting next Tuesday, June 26 and...

Welcome, July Fellows!

The 2018 residency season continued this week when we welcomed our second group of fellows to Saltonstall on Monday. They are: Rachel Cole, filmmaker (Brooklyn) Dara Engler, visual artist...

Saltonstall Merch!

We are so excited to show off our very first piece of Saltonstall merchandise -- a beautiful tote bag!   These soft canvas totes with black nylon...

Open House This Sunday: Meet Our Artists

Join us at the colony this Sunday, June 10 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm for our first Open House and open studio of the 2018 residency season. Hear poet...

Dorothy Robinson (’08) at Garrison Art Center

Visual artist alumna Dorothy Robinson ('08) is having a solo exhibition at the Garrison Art Center in Garrison, New York. "Off The Grid" opens with a reception for the artist...

Julie Curtiss (’17) at VSF gallery in LA

Visual artist alumna Julie Curtiss ('17) has a solo show at  Various Small Fires in Los Angeles, California. "Altered States" is Curtiss' West Coast debut and...

Daniel Handal (’10) at ClampArt

Recent work from visual artist alum Daniel Handal ('10) can be seen in his solo show "Pajaritos," at the ClampArt gallery in New York. The exhibition opened...

Winners of the Teachers Residency Announced!

We couldn't be more excited to welcome the 2018 winners of the Teachers Residency! Congratulations to all.   In February: Mary Balfour, speech and language pathologist in the Dryden...

2018 Call for Entries

Our application portal is now open for an all expenses paid summer residency! Deadline: January 2, 2018. We offer one month and two week residencies that...

Garner Arts Festival

Skinner ('15) and Kaufman ('15) at Garner Arts Festival this weekend!...