Group show opens Aug. 5

The Howland Cultural Center in Beacon will open ArtEast Exhibition, a group show, on Saturday, Aug. 5. It features 24 multimedia artworks, and three contributors will conduct workshops during the month.

Purple Rose, by Bea Gustafson, is part of an exhibit at the Howland Cultural Center that opens on Aug. 5. (Image provided)

On Sunday, Aug. 6, at 2 p.m., Emil Figueroa will demonstrate his oil painting process. On Thursday, Aug. 10, at 7 p.m., Lori Adams, a fine art and professional photographer, will lead a workshop on basic photographic technical skills and show how to manage light. There is a $10 fee and registration is recommended at [email protected].

On Sunday, Aug. 20, at 2 p.m., Doreen O’Connor will demonstrate her process of landscape painting. Working from a photograph, she will go through every stage from the initial sketch. See

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