Salmagundi Art Club of New York


"Figuratively Speaking": An Exhibition of Portraiture & Figurative Art
Lower Gallery, February 24, 2020 - March 12, 2020

The Salmagundi Club is pleased to announce "Figuratively Speaking", an open exhibition of portraiture and figurative work in all media.

This is yet another in Salmagundi's ongoing competitive exhibitions for the best in contemporary art. 

The awards reception for Artists'and their Guests will be on Thursday, March 5, 630-830PM. Salmagundi encourages the exhibiting artists to invite their models to this reception which will be held in honor of the many New York City Models from whom we all draw inspiration. 

Reception music provided by The Skip Weinstock Trio who perform jazz standards, classics, and tunes from the American Songbook.
Gallery hours are Mon.-Fri., 1-6PM and Sat. & Sun. 1-5PM.

Upper Open 3-5PM only on Sunday, March 1, 2020 (due to event).
Artists' and Guests' Reception: Upper Gallery | Thursday, March 5, 6:30-8:30PM, with a performance by the Skip Weinstock Trio.
To view the art, click HERE.
To view the award winners, click HERE.


1st Prize, $1000:
13. Lucas Bononi “Jen”

2nd Prize, $500:
75. Dylan Gillespie “Fire & Ice”

SCNY President’s Award, $100:
135A. Daqian Zhang “Tedecia”

SCNY Chairman’s Award, $100:
121. Marc Duquette  “Cheating at Solitaire”

SCNY Vice President’s Award, $50:
55. Lin Yang   “Fan of Peach Blossom”

Salmagundi Club Award, $50:
116. Susan  O’Neill “Figura”

Salmagundi Club Members Award, $50:
128. Denton Tillman “Portrait of Hilde” 

Certificate of Merit Award:
140. Jill Banks “Meeting Man”

Certificate of Merit Award:
42. Norm Siegel “New Lots Local”

Certificate of Merit Award:
110. Takayo Futamura “Sitting Woman”


SCNY  Sculpture Award, $100:
12. Lee Hutt “Maya”

Certificate of Merit Award:
102A. Nicholas Thompson “Self-Portrait at 37”

Pictured from 2020 (top to bottom, left to right)
"Portrait of an Artist as a Young Woman: Swan 1," Elaine Norman, gelatin silver print, 8x12
"Figure Study (Businessman)," Henry Buerckholtz, oil, 24x12
"The Seeker," Gayle Madeira, oil, 36x24
"Happily Ever After," Junyi Liu, oil on canvas, 24x36
"Inner Light," Margaret Minardi, colored pencil, 36x27
"Metamorphosis," Jeanne C Potter, watercolor, 28x22

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