FULTON – Showcasing more than 50 original pieces of art, the annual Arise UNIQUE Art exhibit arrived at CNY Arts Center 11 River Glen Drive location in Fulton Wednesday and remain open to the public through October 12.
UNIQUE is an art and literary magazine published by ARISE that celebrates the creative voices of Central New York artists with disabilities.
ARISE is a non-profit agency dedicated to supporting people with disabilities as they live independently in the community.
“CNY Arts Center is excited to be hosting this wonderful exhibit. It is a living example of the power of artistic expression accessible to each of us and the perfect blending of organizations,” said Nancy Fox, executive director. “By using exhibit space at CNY Arts Center and coinciding with Cayuga Community College’s Mental Health Wellness week, students and community alike will have access to an artistic immersion in a topic with profound impact on our county. CNY Arts Center is proud to partner with Arise for this annual exhibit that is a must-see for everyone!”
A reception will be held Friday, September 25, from 4 to 5 p.m. to launch the exhibit that celebrates the talent and creativity of artists with disabilities across CNY.
The exhibit will be open to the public Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and during evening events at CNY Arts Center.
For more information, visit www.CNYArtsCenter.com or call 598-ARTS (2787).