Friday, March 4, 2016

You're Invited To Roosevelt Island Gallery RIVAA Vernissge XV Opening Reception Saturday March 5 Celebrating 15 Years Of Art, Music, Dance & Community

According to Gallery RIVAA:
Dear all,

You are cordially invited to the opening reception of our anniversary exhibition "Vernissage XV" on Saturday, March 5th from 6-9PM at Gallery RIVAA.

Opening Reception: Saturday, March 5th, 6-9pm
Exhibition Dates: March 5, 2016 - April 3, 2016
Location: 527 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, New York

Gallery Hours:
Wednesday & Friday: 6pm-9pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am-5pm

Please join us at the Gallery RIVAA opening of the new Vernissage XV, our 15th anniversary Exhibition!!!


During it's 15 years in operation, Gallery RIVAA has been a showcase for art,


and dance

on Roosevelt Island. 

Gallery RIVAA's Tad Sudol's described his vision of Roosevelt Island as an Island Of Art during this October 22, 2015 presentation to the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) Board Of Directors

including the installation of the Gustav and Ulla Kraitz sculpture at entrance of Southpoint Park and  a proposal to display equipment parts from the old Roosevelt Island Tram

Roosevelt Island Tram Spinning Wheels Images From Gallery RIVAA'a Tad Sudol

in the Motorgate Atrium Gallery as well as competitions to install a new sculpture on Roosevelt Island each year.

Mr. Sudol also described Gallery RIVAA's mission, programs and services offered during October 13,2015 presentation to the Roosevelt Island Residents Association (RIRA) Public Purpose Funds (PPF) Committee.  Here's what Mr Sudol had to say.

Gallery RIVAA was seeking $42,500 from the Public Purpose Funds. The RIRA PPF Committee recommended a grant of $8 thousand to Gallery RIVAA which was approved by the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC).

So, stop by Gallery RIVAA's Vernissage XV opening reception tomorrow evening to enjoy the art and learn more about Roosevelt Island's very own art gallery.