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Nearly 40 artists featured in this weekend’s GO Art! open studio tour

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 19 September 2019 at 9:19 am

Photo by Tom Rivers: Jim Fiegel of Albion is one of the featured artists in this weekend’s open art studio. He will be showing his work at 614 Moore St. He creates abstract paintings using a combination of acrylic, enamel, and water-based paint. He paints on Plexiglass and his paintings are curved. He also creates his own wooden frames and has LED lights behind the Plexiglass.

The Genesee-Orleans Regional Arts Council will be highlighting about 40 artists this weekend with an open studio tour.

The event features 18 Orleans County artists on Saturday, and then Genesee County artists on Sunday.

Many of the artists will be painting on location, either at art studios, businesses or other public venues. GO Art! encourages people to go on a driving tour to see the local artists. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on both days.

Maps and additional information about each artist can be can be found on the GO Art! website by clicking here.

The Orleans County artists and the locations include:

• Chris Manaseri, 14504 Lakeshore Rd., Kent

• Shirley Nigro, 4688 Oak Orchard Rd., Barre

• Idris Salih, 24 East Bank St., Albion

• Renee C. Swanson, 810 Meadworks/Hart House Hotel, 113 West Center St., Medina

• Christy Valsente, 76 S. Main St., Holley

• Judy Wenrich, 229 North Main St., Albion

• Janet Root, 1213 Center Rd., Kendall

• Arthur Barnes, 12389 Maple Ridge Rd., Medina

• Jim Fiegel, 614 Moore St. #A, Albion

• Connie Mosher, 229 North Main St., Albion

• Kim Muscarella, 229 North Main St., Albion

• Chris Versteeg, 229 North Main St., Albion

• Albion NY Rocks, 4688 Oak Orchard Rd., Barre

• Ninandré Bogue, 810 Meadworks/Hart House Hotel, 113 West Center St., Medina

• Colleen Ware, 4688 Oak Orchard Rd., Barre

• Joan Barton, 4688 Oak Orchard Rd., Barre

• Debra Wilson, 4688 Oak Orchard Rd., Barre

• Lori Laine, 4688 Oak Orchard Rd., Barre

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