Thursday, May 27, 2010

Artist Award

Cavalier Galleries is proud to announce that Nina Maguire won the top award at this years National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic Juried Show. The Robert Sanstrom Prize was presented last night to Nina and we are extremely thrilled for her and this wonderful accomplishment.

New York City July 4th 2008 acrylic on wood panel 24 x 24 in. was the piece that won her this auspicious prize.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Faraway Island Exhibition

June 17th-30th
Opening Reception June 18th from 6pm - 8pm
at our Nantucket Gallery

Cavalier Galleries is pleased to present Faraway Island an exhibition celebrating the beauty and timelessness of Nantucket. Many local residences have a connection to Nantucket and this summer-time exhibition allows them to enjoy a flavor of the island.

The exhibition features works by Nantucket icon, Robert Stark. Other island artists include Jan Pawlowski, Louis Guarnaccia, and Stephen Pitliuk. Works by Frank Corso, Li Xiao, Lori Zummo, Marla Korr, Nicholas Berger, John Terelak, Michael Kahn, and Debranne Cingari will also be featured. Please join us opening night for a glass of Nantucket wine and take in the beautiful sites created by some of the island's most celebrated artists.

New Artist Awards

Cavalier Galleries is pleased to announce that Bruno Lucchesi will receive the National Sculpture Society's highest award, The Medal of Honor.

The gallery is also pleased to announce Roger Reutimann's awarding of the Frank C. Wright Medal of Honor for 2009.

The gallery is also pleased to announce the awarding of the 2009 Kathryn Thayer Hobson Memorial Award to Gwen Marcus.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

DANIEL E. GREENE Stroke of Genius

May 20th - June 14th, 2009
405 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT

Cavalier Galleries is pleased to present never-before exhibited paintings and pastels by the American Master, Daniel E. Greene, N.A. . The exhibition will be on view May 20th through June 14th at Cavalier Galleries, 405 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT. STROKE OF GENIUS will feature recent works from his lauded Subway Series and Auction Series as well as still lifes and figure paintings.

As one of the leading artists working today, his paintings grace the walls of the White House, the Smithsonian and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In 1983, Daniel was the first living artist inducted into the Pastel Hall of Fame and in 2003, the Pastel Society of the West Coast named Mr. Greene a Pastel Laureate. He has over 500 works in public and private collections and has won copious distinctions and awards. Truly a leader in his field, he has also received the venerable John Singer Sargent Award for his lifelong dedication to the achievement of excellence in portraiture.

Daniel will be at the artist reception on Thursday May 20th from 5-8pm. Please contact the gallery for the exhibition catalogue or additional information.