The Chaffee Art Center has announced the opening of their 46th Annual Fall Members Exhibition. One of the most exciting and popular exhibits of the year, this celebration of artistic talent is open to Artist Membership who live in Vermont or within 50 miles of our borders.
Many of the works in the exhibition will be holding with the theme of Food Arts as the Chaffee Art Center also launches its monthly Whats Cookin Rutland on PEG TV. The following prizes will be awarded: The Dr. Ralph Seeley Best in Show, The Connie Smith Memorial Award, First in Show, Second in Show, Third in Show, and five Merit Awards. In the Gallery for Young Artists will be an exhibition organized by Carolyn Shattuck featuring the Book Arts Guild.
The Fall Members Exhibition opens on Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, with a reception from 5 to 8 pm catered by East Street Catering. The event is free and open to the public. Come meet the artists and enjoy refreshments and live music by members of the Lakes Region Youth Orchestra. The exhibit continues through Oct. 21.
The Chaffee is open Monday through Saturday, 10 to 5, and Sunday, 12 to 4.
The gallery is closed on Tuesdays. For further information, call the Chaffee Art Center at 802-775-0356 or check our web site at