October 7: Tompkins County Public Library


Tompkins County Public Library 101 E Green St

A special opening reception for four new exhibits will take place in the BorgWarner Room with refreshments and opportunities to meet the artists, curators and sponsors of these exhibits.

In Progress: Images from the portfolios of photography students, curated by Robyn Wishna lecturer in photography at the Park School at Ithaca College, will be on display in New Fiction and the North Reading Room through mid-November.

This exhibit is made possible with grant support from New York State Council on the Arts, administered by the Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County.

Photo Caption “Loading Dock” part of the Plastic Grant Set by Noah Levin, Junior Film, Photo, Visual Arts BFA, Ithaca College.

Celebrating the 15th Anniversary of the Ithaca City of Asylum (ICOA). This exhibit of posters, books, and photographs featuring the work of authors sponsored by ICOA will be on display in the Avenue of the Friends through October.

Amnesty International Group #73, Ithaca, NY, presents a photographic exhibit “Yemen: the Forgotten War” an exhibit by the photo journalist Rawan Shaif.

This photo exhibit is funded by Special Initiative Fund of Amnesty International USA in order to advocate and inform people about the situation in Yemen.

Past Meets Present: The Changing Built Environment of Tompkins County is sponsored by Historic Ithaca.  The display uses re-photography – the merging of historical images with new photographs of the same site – to capture the growing and evolving architectural fabric of Tompkins County and was created by photography students at Tompkins Cortland Community College as part of Historic Ithaca, Inc.’s founding in 1966.