Underground gallery shows

8,817 Goodbyes and Theater of War by Meredith Davenport


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

APRIL 17 6pm Gallery opening!

Meredith Davenport earned her MFA from Hunter College and her BFA from Rochester Institute of Technology. She has a distinguished …

North Troy Peoples' History Museum


PLEASE NOTE: Call 518-272-2390 if you’d like to set up a special appointment, or email: info@mediasanctuary.org.

 

 Sponsored by NATURE Lab (North Troy Art, Technology,and Urban Research in Ecology) at The Sanctuary for Independent Media.

What Is Seeing?


The Seeing with Photography Collective is a group of photographers based in New York City who are visually impaired, sighted and blind.

They follow a unique process to create their work:

Sighted assistants focus and compose the camera’s frame, directed by the blind artist. Then, in a darkened room, they leave …

"Dear Climate" Art Opening, A Conversation with Marina Zurkow and Oliver Kellhammer


Join Dear Climate artists Marina Zurkow and Oliver Kellhammer in conversation about climate change. Learn strategies to “Befriend Climate Change,” from international environmental crises to hyper-local challenges such as brownfields, decaying urban neighborhoods, and toxic blight right here in North Troy and the Capital Region!

Ecological Interventions Art Opening/ NATURE Lab Opening!


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Ballengée, Skate, Hudson …

"Kids Farm Photography"


The Spring ’13 Underground Gallery exhibit at the Sanctuary is a partnership of Agricultural Stewardship Association, Soul Fire Farm and Capital District Community Garden.

MORE ABOUT THE PARTNERS

Agricultural Stewardship Association (ASA) is a non-profit, community-supported land trust founded by local farmers and citizens to strengthen the region’s vitally …

"Planting Seeds: Four Lenses on North Troy"


On one city block — home to the Sanctuary, Collard City Growers, Missing Link Street Ministry and Troy Bike Rescue — communities are combining resources to address the environmental, social and public health challenges of the residents of North Troy.  This exhibition will feature local photojournalists Patrick Dodson, Brian Jones, Brenda Ann Kenneally, and Ellie Markovitch.

Kids, Farm, Photography


The Spring ’13 Underground Gallery exhibit at the Sanctuary is a partnership of Agricultural Stewardship Association, Soul Fire Farm and Capital District Community Garden.

MORE ABOUT THE PARTNERS

Agricultural Stewardship Association (ASA) is a non-profit, community-supported land trust founded by local farmers and citizens to strengthen the region’s vitally …

Facing Change: Documenting America


Just as the Farm Security Administration sent photographers to cover the Great Depression, a collective called Facing Change: Documenting America has enlisted artists—including two Pulitzer Prize-winning photographers—to record America’s current struggles.  An exhibition of their work opened on Friday, March 2, 2012 and ran through Saturday, June 16, 2012 in the Underground Gallery …

Connecting with the Land


Connecting with the Land is a photography exhibit that lets us experience local farms through the eyes of youth. The photos were taken during photography classes at farms in Rensselaer and Washington counties. The Farm Photography for Kids is a program by the Agricultural Stewardship Association (ASA) a community-supported land trust dedicated to …

Media Nodes


At a time when hard-core, investigative journalism is in peril, the Sanctuary’s Underground Gallery presents “Media Nodes,” a view behind the curtain, beyond the front page, to the interior landscape of a news industry in transition.

Award-winning photographer Sean Hemmerle, …

Scrappin' Upstate Art Exhibit


Scrappin’ Upstate, from the “Upstate Girls Documentary Project” 

Brenda Ann Kenneally and The Upstate Girls

Funding for this exhibit made possible through support by Open Society Documentary Photography Fund Audience Engagement Grant (formally called the Distribution Grant). 

SPRING ’09 GALLERY EXHIBITION: Photo journalist Brenda Ann Kenneally’s "Upstate Girls: What Became of Collar City"


 


Check out more about Brenda Ann Kenneally’s “Upstate Girls”  at:  the Raw Files.

 

“Upstate Girls” is a look at a part of working class America that, despite sweeping technological advances, remains essentially unchanged since the heyday …

Fall '09 Gallery Exhibition: Photo journalist Nina Berman "Evidence and Fantasy: Militarism in American Life"


  Photo journalist Nina Berman “Evidence and Fantasy: Militarism in American Life”

with photographs from “Purple Hearts,” “Marine Wedding,” and “Homeland”

 

Nina Berman is a documentary photographer with a primary interest in the American political and social …

Fall '07 Underground Gallery: Woodstock Women In Black


 

WOMEN IN  BLACK

An international movement of women for peace

                                                      

You are welcome to join us at our vigil on the Woodstock Village …

Fall Season 2008 Underground Art Gallery Installation • Don't Forget Us: Iraqi Children 2001- 2008


Fall Season 2008 Underground Art Gallery Installation • Don’t Forget Us: Iraqi Children 2001- 2008

◦ The Iraqi Children’s Art Exchange invites Iraqi and American children and youth to participtate in art-inspired projects. Transcending the barriers of language, culture, and politics, these projectes create important learning opportunities. These projects also help foster communication …

"Evidence and Fantasy: Militarism in American Life" by photo journalist Nina Berman


 

“ That doesn’t mean

I have an agenda. 

 

But I do have areas of interest.”     

 

 

 

 

                              

Peter Kuper and Miles paint "Pissed-Off Peace Dove" at the Sanctuary!


Wow, the Sanctuary has a new and amazing mural! 

Peter Kuper’s “Pissed Off Peace Dove,” painted by artists Peter Kuper and Miles (seen immediately at completion, in front of our new dove.)

Now we have WW3 energy 365 days of the year…

and …

Invisible: The Crisis of LGBT Youth Homelessness by photo journalist Samantha Box


Meet Samantha Box

Friday, Nov. 19

during our event “Live from Lock One:
A Night Focusing on Youth”
 

*This event is a fund-raiser for Youth Media Sanctuary!

5:30   Artist Reception and Potluck …

Upcoming Events
Nov. 19
NATURE Lab Workshop: Urban Sprout Entrepreneurship Incubator
Nov. 19
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Nov. 22
Aizuri Quartet

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