August: Osage County, the darkly comedic and dysfunctional drama by Tracy Letts was the recipient of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The play premiered at the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago and made its Broadway debut, in 2007, at the Imperial Theater, transferred to the Music Box Theatre and closed after 648 performances. August: Osage County was the winner of 5 Tony Awards, including Best Play, Leading Actress and Director.
August: Osage County takes place in Pawhuska, Oklahoma in the home of Beverly Weston, a once well-known poet - now missing - and his wife, Violet, an addictive and manipulative matriarch.
The Weston daughters, Barbara, Karen and Ivy, assemble with their significant others when alerted of Beverly's disappearance. What ensues are three wicked weeks of secrets unveiled, truths uncovered and beliefs shattered.
The film adaptation starred Oscar nominated Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts.
Michael Disher directs.
March 18 - April 14, 2014
Opening Reception: Saturday, March 22 from 5 - 7 PM
Gallery Hours: Monday - Saturday from 11 - 2:30 PM
Juror: Helen Harrison, Director, Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center
Curator: Arlene Bujese
Of the 40 works selected by Juror Helen Harrison, Director of the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center for the Juried Exhibition in September of 2013, three were singled out for the Winner's Circle Awards Exhibition.
SUSAN NEWMARK,of Brooklyn, NY explores narrative and storytelling through the creation of imaginary landscapes integrated with abstract elements, using layers of collaged papers from popular culture; comics, wallpaper photographs, and paint.