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Carol Hebald’s calendar of readings from her poetry and forthcoming historical novel, A WARSAW CHRONICLE.

Carol Hebald (color)

“Dealing with Demons,” is in the September, 2015 issue of USA TODAY magazine.

Monday, October 19, Poets@ St. Paul Reading from my just-published chapbook COLLOQUY: 405 W. 59 Street, New York City, from 7-9 PM.

Wednesday, November 11, @ KGB Bar from my forthcoming historical novel, A WARSAW CHRONICLE, 7-9 PM.

Wednesday, November 18, poetry at Cornelia Street cafe, 29 Cornelia Street,NYC, at 6 PM.

Peter Ruta retrospective
Art Students League
Sept 8 – 30, 2015
EXTENDED to October 30th!

LUCIA'S  GARDEN oil on canvas 36 x 48 inches 2013

LUCIA’S GARDEN oil on canvas 36 x 48 inches 2013

Peter Ruta
Retrospective 1940-2015

September 8-30, 2015
Extended to October 30, 2015

The Art Students League
215 West 57th St (betw 7th & Broadway) New York
on view in the reception gallery, lobby and cafe
9 AM-10 PM M-F 9AM-4 PM Sat and Sun

Peter Ruta: Nulla Dies Sine Linea: story of the artist as American original

Arlene Gottfried featured in article in

Arlene Gottfried Bathing Beauty

The Granit Hotel and Country Club in Kerhonkson, N.Y., where vacationers would come to kick back and relax as recently as the 1980s (but even more so during its heyday in the ’50s and ’60s.)

For many – mostly wealthy, elderly, white singles from Florida – this hotel in the popular hills of the Catskills was a summer haven where they could recover from the scorching sun of the South. A wide range of activities was available and mingling was encouraged while dancing by the pool, exercising in the park, even participating in costume contests.

Thankfully, the sharp, irreverent yet ever genuine eye of New York photographer Arlene Gottfried was there as well – on the edge of the pool, on the dance floor of the lounge – to quietly capture the frivolous extravaganza that lives in these never-seen-before photographs.

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