SCHENECTADY–“Concerning the Art of Drawings,” will be the title of Charles Steckler’s new exhibit at the JCC of Schenectady, starting Dec 2. An artist reception will be held on Thursday, Dec. 4, 6- 7:30 p.m. in the Farber/Miness Gallery. The exhibit by Charles Steckler, is on display iat the Schenectady Jewish Community Center, Golub Campus, 2565 Balltown Rd.
Steckler works as a painter, printmaker, photographer, draughtsman, stage designer, and collage and diorama artist. He has exhibited his work in one-person and group exhibitions and has designed stage sets for 150 plays.
He has been a Yaddo Fellow, an Associate at the Atlantic Center for the Arts, a Resident Artist at the Vermont Studio Center, a Prix de Rome Finalist and Visiting Artist at the American Academy in Rome.
He received his bachelor’s degree. from Queens College and his master’s in fine art from Yale University. He is professor of theater and designer-in-residence at Union College in Schenectady.
The drawing exhibit will be on display through Jan. 30.