Archive for November, 2012

McEvoy Exhibits at CPW25 Gallery

November 9, 2012

“Prisoners” by Kevin McEvoy

WSOAE Exhibitor Kevin McEvoy will have one of his large oils, “Prisoners,” on display at a show organized by Allison Malafronte, former senior editor of American Artist, at the CPW25 Gallery, running  November 15th through 27th.  The show is entitled “Converge: Where Classical & Contemporary Art Converge.  Some 30 up-and-coming  artists are highlighted.

Kevin, who lives in Islip, L. I. and has a studio in Riverhead, teaches art every few weeks at the Suffolk County Jail. His painting , “Prisoners,” derived from this work. The oil on linen painting is 60” x 60” and is set off by a wide customized metal frame that was put together in collaboration with a local welder.

McEvoy’s success in teaching art at the Suffolk County Prison has been written up in feature articles appearing in L.I. Newsday and other local publications.

The CPW25 Gallery is at 25 Central Park West (at W. 62nd St), New York, N. Y. 11231. Tel: 212 203 0280;