Kieran Kane and Rayna Gellert

These two renowned solo artists have joined forces to create a major new voice in American music. The songs are their own, the harmonies finely tuned, and the playing—on guitars, fiddle, banjo, and more—glances back to early American forms even as it peers forward with freshly contemporary ideas. Tickets now available. Photo credit: Molly Secours

Third Annual Juried Photography Show

For the first time in three years, photographers submitting to the annual photo show will not need to abide by a preconceived theme. Based on past shows, it’s clear we have a talented pool of photographers, and we want to attract as many as we can by not constricting creative vision. We look forward to …Continue Reading

Save the date for our annual Hiddens Gardens Events

For more information. Tickets sales will be announced soon.

The 16-and-Under Crowd: Music by Teenage Prodigies

Including works by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Mahler, and Walton, written with astonishing maturity just as the composers were emerging from childhood. These are not mere “student” works. BKO Chamber Music includes Mitsuko Suzuki (violin), Ron Carbone (viola), Robert Reed (cello), and Uel Wade (piano and artistic direction). A reception to follow. For tickets, contact Uel Wade …Continue Reading

Annual Botanical Gallery Show

Experience the sensory pleasures of wandering through “Gardens of Delight,” a unique visual arts celebration of spring, and a special addition to Spencertown Academy’s popular Hidden Gardens on June 15. Featuring the work of 7 invited artists from NY, Mass and Conn, the artwork depicts sumptuous, as well as playful garden imagery. The artists use …Continue Reading

Creative Writing Workshop with Jamie Cat Callan

Jamie Cat Callan, author of nine books and creator of The Writer’s Toolbox, brings her famous N.Y.U. workshop, “Writing from the Right Side of the Brain” to Spencertown Academy Arts Center. Jamie has worked with thousands of new and experienced writers as a mentor, guide, editor and muse. No matter what stage of writing you’re …Continue Reading

The Chapin Sisters

Since 2005 the sisters have garnered critical acclaim by forging a distinctive musical imprint in which they “wed lilting voices, dynamically complex vocal harmonies, and folk-influenced melodies to dark, wryly sarcastic lyrical content.” See The Chapin Sisters here. Tickets are now available.

4th Annual Members’ Art Show

This popular annual show begins our Gallery season, and is bigger than ever. Work will be shown, in all mediums, by over 50 Academy artists. We hope that you will visit the Gallery to see current works from our talented community.

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