Huntington, New York, December 7, 2012 - To celebrate the 1ST Anniversary of the 9 EAST CONTEMPORARY ART gallery in Huntington, New York, the 9 East Contemporary Artists are pleased to present an exhibition entitled "99: A COLLECTION OF ORIGINAL SMALL WORKS." This comprehensive exhibition of 99 works of art will be on view from December 7, 2012 through January 20, 2013.
A "Meet the Artists Reception" is to be held on December 8 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
The 9 East Contemporary Art Exhibition "99: A COLLECTION OF ORIGINAL SMALL WORKS", will feature a wide range of works in concept, media, and style by the 9 artists of the guild:from the formalist, abstract impressionist paintings by Richard Vaux; the detailed, nature inspired colored pencil drawings by Sandra Benny; the pit fired clay carvings of Hugh McElroy's Native American influenced ceramic works; painted works and ceramic panels inspired by colors, textures and rich traditions of her native India by Puneeta Mittal; also, colorful watercolors of imaginary life forms and landscapes inspired by the microscopic world by Ewa K.A. Alvarez. The color photo encaustics by Sandra Carrion and the mixed media Interior/Exterior landscape collages of Sylvia Harnick add an interesting dimension to the exhibition. The provocative digital photographs by Agniezska Serafin-Wozniak and the whimsical, mixed media sculptures of John Fink round out this exciting exhibition.
The 9 East Contemporary Art is a guild comprised of professional visual artists with a mission to present ongoing fine art exhibitions to museum and gallery curators, collectors and to the Long Island community. Each member brings to the show their art and extensive exhibition resumes and professional training in the visual arts and art history.