Posts Tagged ‘Hand Blown Glass’

Attention WSOAE Artists! Enter to win cash prizes

May 14, 2017

Bonnie Shanas wins First Place in Sculpture at the 2017 Fall Show.

All artists exhibiting in the 2017 spring show are eligible to participate in the WSOAE Spring Awards. Categories include:

  • Best in Show
  • Acrylic/Oil/Pastel
  • Sculpture
  • Graphics
  • Photography
  • Mixed Media
  • Landscape
  • Abstract
  • Contemporary
  • Craft: Jewelry, Glass, and Fiber

Check your exhibitor packet for an entry ticket. Bring your ticket along with your work to the Salmagundi Art Club between 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Saturday, May 27. There is no entry fee. The Salmagundi Art Club is located at 47 Fifth Avenue at 12th Street.

Judges are WSOAE members Carole Teller and Annie Patt, and Board Member, Roger Rossi. Winners will be notified when you pick up your work between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.

See Fall 2016 winners here.


Countdown to the 2017 Spring Show

May 13, 2017
Each spring and fall, hundreds of visitors from around the world come to see the Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit.

WSOAE is entering its 87th year of showcasing works from artists throughout the world. This year, we welcome 14 new artists and crafters and welcome back 86 returning exhibitors including Ben Georgia, Linda AdatoSusan Grisell, Richard Stalter, Rochelle Weber, Giovanni Scalisi, and Mike Hirsch, just to name a few.

The show will be in its usual venue on University Place extending from Waverly Place to 12th Street along the sidewalks of University Place. The event opens on Saturday, May 27 through Memorial Day, May 29, and then again the following weekend on June 3 and 4 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.


For more information, visit our website.

Dudley Vaccianna

March 19, 2013
Painted hand-blown glass by Dudley Vaccianna

Painted hand-blown glass by Dudley Vaccianna

DUDLEY VACCIANNA has been participating in WSOAE shows for almost 50 years. His works are in major collections around the country and in the collection of the White House in Washington DC. His Oeuvre includes oils, drawings, prints and, most notably, paintings on blown glass. In all of his work, the predominant, joyful themes are Caribbean, Latino and African. His pieces have won prizes in several of our recent shows and he will be at our upcoming Spring exhibition. Samples of his recent work are shown above and below.

Watercolor by D. Vaccianna: "Salsa"

Watercolor by D. Vaccianna: “Salsa”

Dudley Vaccianna's Painted Glass

Dudley Vaccianna’s Painted Glass