Monday, June 25, 2018


Get lit this summer with Amped & Co.! UrbanGlass|ware now offers a selection of handmade neon desk lamps for the home.

Monday, June 18, 2018


Courtney McCloskey's Planters Tradeis a showcase
and installation of glass and ceramic planters.
We invite you to trade a planter of your own creation
with other artists in the community.
Opening Reception June 23, 4 - 6pm
in the Agnes Varis Art Center. Learn more.

Saturday, June 16, 2018


The Petite Cube Glass is designed to chill your beverage without the melted ice. Nate Cotterman formed each “Rocks” glass with a
solid-glass cube fused inside, simply store in your freezer and use to cool your favorite beverage.Let the chilling begin!

Tuesday, June 12, 2018


We've got a lot in store for you this season. Register for a class and explore the endless possibilities of glass this Summer.

Experience Glass Day | June 16, 10 - 8 pm Sign up for an introductory, two-hour private lesson with one of our expert instructors. Suitable for up to two peopleDiscover your hidden talent!

Piece It Together: Stained Glass Design | June 16 & 1710-5 pm Join us in making your first ever stained glass object. Students will learn basic skills for working with flat glass, like cutting, copper foil and solder as well as discuss simple stained glass design. Sign up now!

Our Summer Camps are now online with options for Weekend All-ages Camps or Week-long Youth Camps in flameworking, glassblowing, fusing, and more! Sign up for two and get a discounted rate!

Saturday, June 9, 2018


The exhibition On Reflection brings together works by a range of artists whose work is concerned with reflection in the physical sense, and reflecting the conditions of contemporary experience. Featuring Rowena Harris, Jim Hodges, Cara Lynch, Esther Ruiz, Patrice Renee Washington and Kate Shepherd. On View through July 28.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Garrison Art Center

There's a program for every age at the Art Center-
Summer ARTtots is back with Full Day and Half Day options for potty-trained children ages 2-4, and includes daily story time and an array of artmaking activities for your budding artist.
Summer Arts on the Hudson is a three-week memorable summer art experience filled with creativity, friendship, and fun, for children entering Kindergarten through 8th grade.  
Summer Art Institute is an intensive, portfolio-building pre-college program for high school students. A student/faculty ratio of about 4 to 1 allows for a supportive environment with focused, individual attention. 
Information on Summer Art Immersion for adults will be coming soon for adults that want to get in on the fun and fine tune their skills.
While the focus is on art, these programs are designed to serve multiple interests and the creative potential that exists in all of us. Children will look forward to painting, drawing, sculpture, book arts, pottery, and more, all taking place at our inspiring riverside location. Summer Arts on the Hudson continues to rank as one of the best values in the Hudson Valley for both content and cost. Come see why parents and children alike keep returning to this summer art program! 

Click here to register. Register early!  Space is limited to ensure quality programs. Please feel free to contact the Art Center with any questions.