POTOPHONICS featuring the work of Ed Potokar opens at Orphic Gallery July 5

Edward Potokar 'Potophonics'

The Orphic Gallery in Roxbury, NY is pleased to announce the opening on Friday, July 5th, 2013 of a new exhibit POTOPHONICS featuring the work of Ed Potokar, an artist from New York City and Accord, NY, who fashions stunning musical instruments ranging from electronic boxes fashioned out of Silver Jubilee tins to dazzling stringed instruments, to percussive room sculptures.

POTOPHONICS will open with an artists’ reception on Friday, July 5, 2013, from 6-9 pm.  The Orphic Gallery is located at the Roxbury Corner Store at 53525 State Highway 30, Roxbury, NY, at the corner of Main and Bridge Streets.  The exhibit will continue through August 25, 2013 and be open to the public during the gallery’s normal business hours, Wednesday through Sunday, 12-5 pm, and by appointment. Continue reading…

Record Breaker to Close with Extravaganza Featuring Zonder Kennedy

Greg Frederick’s outstanding exhibit will close at the Orphic Gallery on Saturday, June 29th with an artist’s reception at the gallery from 4-7 pm.  Zonder Kennedy, Blues artist extraordinaire from Hamden and NYC will perform at the gallery.  It is only fitting that Zonder should play at the closing since it was through the commissioning of a portrait of him by his wife Lata and her cogent suggestion to gallery proprietor Phil Lenihan that the Orphic invited Greg Frederick to mount his show at the gallery. Continue reading…

Record Breaker Opening at Orphic Gallery a Smashing Success

Greg Frederick’s Record Breaker show at the Orphic Gallery opened to rave reviews last Saturday in Roxbury.  Despite the stormy weather, a large, highly appreciative crowd attended the artist’s reception and marveled at this genuine tour de force consisting of portraits of musical luminaries from Frank Sinatra to Notorious B.I.G., all composed of recycled vinyl LPs and 45s. Continue reading…