Past Exhibitions

Rites of Spring – Leslie Shaw Zadoian

THE INTERCHURCH CENTER CORRIDOR GALLERY Artist’s Statement For me, all artwork begins when I am not working. It begins with my lifelong habit of looking closely at everything and contemplating color, shape, texture, space, and their relationships as they appear in daily life. I look at art, clouds, passing traffic, people’s faces, even such objects Read More…

ANOTHER WOMAN’S LIFE – MELANIE REIM

THE INTERCHURCH CENTER • TREASURE ROOM ARTIST STATEMENT There is something almost indescribable to me that happens when I am drawing on location. Whether it be witness to the early stirrings of a small town, the bustle of an outdoor market or surrounded by the rustling of sugar cane, I am excited and energized, yet Read More…

THE LONG WALK TO FREEDOM

The Long Walk to Freedom HONOREES Bettie Mae Fikes Bob Fletcher Bob Moses C. Virginia Fields Carlos Munoz Jr. Carolyn Goodman Cecil Williams Clarence Jones Constancia Romilly Eleanor Waldin Frances M. Beal Gloria Richardson Janet Clinger Joanne Grant Jon Fromer M. Phyllis Cunningham Matt Herron Matt Jones Mendy Samstein Moe Foner Muriel Tillinghast Philip Hutchings Read More…

An Urban Scientist – Robert Daniels

THE INTERCHURCH CENTER TREASURE ROOM ARTIST STATEMENT “I am inspired by the desire to tell a story. Artists are messengers and we document information in a visual form. I want both our children and African-American adults to feel pride and identify with their rich and illustrious history. Art is a source of pride and spiritual healing. Read More…

THE PAST IS PRESENT assemblages by MARCIA BERNSTEIN

ARTIST STATEMENT These assemblages are from my series “THE PAST IS PRESENT.” I began as a painter, however a desire for varied materials and textures and for more of a sculptural concept led me from painting to working in mixed media. I have always worked in the abstract mode.These pieces have been inspired by my Read More…

CONCRETE and SOIL photographs by GERALD FELDMAN

This exhibition is part of The Interchurch Center 50th Anniversary Celebration 2010 CONCRETE and SOIL INTRODUCTION Images of the modern urban environs of New York and New Jersey comprise the majority of Gerald Feldman’s photographic portfolio. His cityscapes are unique in capturing dramatic combinations of natural phenomena, like seasonal change, the effects of weather, and Read More…

The Geometry of Harriet FeBland

ARTIST STATEMENT Long ago I chose geometry as the fundamental language and basis for my life’s work. It is a universal element, a powerful ‘subject’ and exacting entity, but for me, very beautiful in its purity which I hoped to personalize and make reachable and humanize. It is universally understood by all cultures, even found Read More…

Excavations Non Objective a solo exhibition of paintings – Michael Filan

Artist’s Reception July 15, 2010 Riverside Lobby 4 – 7 pm Presented by THE INTERCHURCH CENTER, Paula M. Mayo: President & Executive Director Curated by Frank DeGregorie — All paintings are for sale. For sales information please call 212.870.3271. This exhibition is part of The Interchurch Center 50th Anniversary Celebration 2010 Artist’s Statement My paintings Read More…

A Home for the Peace Movement

The anti-Vietnam War peace movement of the 1960s and 1970s often functioned as a broad coalition of many disparate organizations, causes, and points of view, who came together periodically to speak and demonstrate against the war. Many young people were concerned about the ethics of the war itself, but of course the draft posed an Read More…

MISERERE ET GUERRE – This Anguished World of Shadows

Georges Rouault’s MISERERE ET GUERRE This Anguished World of Shadows Gallery Hours • Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm • Closed weekends Artists’ Reception April 15, 2010 Riverside Lobby 4 – 7 pm Georges Rouault (1871-1958) is an isolated figure in twentieth-century art, a man who remained outside of the group movements and Read More…