The Holiday Group Show emphasizes the important role that handmade objects and fine art plays in domestic life, enriching living spaces and adorning the body. The Gandee Gallery encourages art lovers to celebrate the holidays by giving gifts that embody the creative spirit and to shop locally. There will be a reception on Saturday, Nov. 28, 5-8 pm. The exhibition will be on view Nov. 28- Jan. 27.
The exhibition will feature jewelry, up-cycled jewelry and ornaments by Betsy Menson Sio, ceramics by Jen Gandee and Brooke Millecchia, pastels by Mary Padgett and Adriana Meiss, woven scarves by Laurel Moranz, and earrings by Susan Machamer.
The Gandee Gallery shop currently has new ceramic work by David MacDonald, prints and cards by Lucie Wellner, oil paintings and prints by Diane Menzies, and other gift items. Also on view are many of the pieces from the previous show at the gallery, The Almighty Cup, a juried and invitational show of drinking vessels and sculptural cup forms made by ceramic artist from all over the U.S. To see available works from the cup show, click on the link.
Gandee Gallery Artists
Errol Willett is an Associate Professor of Art at Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts. He served as Chair of the Art Department at Syracuse University from 2009-2012 and Coordinator of the Ceramics Program from 2006-2009.
He received his MFA from Penn State University and BA from the University of Colorado/Boulder. His artwork has been exhibited at the Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse; The Chicago Cultural Center; The LA County Museum; the Clay Studio in Philadelphia; The Baltimore Clayworks Gallery; the Banff Centre for the Arts in Canada; and the Incheon World Ceramic Center in Korea.
In 2002 he was the recipient of the Meredith Award for excellence in teaching at Syracuse University. Artist Residencies include the Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO; Watershed Center in Maine; Peters Valley Craft Center, Layton, NJ; Banff Center for the Arts, Banff, BC, Canada, and the Red Lodge Clay Center, Red Lodge, MT.
About the Gandee Gallery
The Gandee Gallery specializes in handmade objects and fine art, with a particular focus on sculptural and utilitarian ceramics. The gallery exhibits regionally and nationally established artists, as well as many emerging talents. Rotating thematic, group and solo exhibitions demonstrate a diversity of aesthetic possibilities. See our 360º gallery views. Please be patient while images load. Pottery Classes for adults, teens, and children are offered in the Gandee Gallery’s classroom, which is also available for birthday parties, “Ladies’ Night Out” parties, and special events. Contact Jen Gandee for more information. The Gandee Gallery is owned and operated by Jen Gandee, an actively exhibiting ceramic artist and educator. She has resided in the village of Fabius with her husband, Errol Willett, since 1999, the year they purchased and moved into the former Fabius Hardware Store.
Contact the Gandee Gallery
Winter Hours: Open Thursday through Saturday 11–5, Sunday 11–4 Monday–Wednesday by appointment.
7846 Main Street Fabius, NY 13063 (315) 416-6339 The gallery is located in the village of Fabius, south of Syracuse, NY, which is in close proximity to many recreational attractions and activities, including Highland Forest Park and Pratt’s Falls Park, Toggenburg and Labrador Ski areas, and the Labrador Hollow Unique Area.