Pin It

Chronogram Covers Show at Hudson Coffee Traders 

click to enlarge chronocovershow.jpg

Since its launch in the fall of 1993, Chronogram has featured the work of hundreds of Hudson Valley artists on its cover. Unlike most publications, Chronogram does not put anything on the cover but its logo, allowing artists an unadorned canvas for their paintings, photographs, sculptures, illustrations, and mixed-media work.

Some of the artists Chronogram has featured on its cover include Peter Max, Martin Puryear, Dion Ogust, Steven Spacarelli, Alex Grey, Emil Alzamora, Richard Butler, Denise Orzo, Kathy Ruttenberg, Eric Bean, Laura Levine, Stuart Bigley, Devorah Sperber, Steven Kenny, Keith Haring, Jeffrey M ilstein, Edie Nadelhaft, Joe Concra, Zak Pullen, and Kevin Paulsen, among more than 150 others.

Over 100 covers of Chronogram will be on display at Hudson Coffee Traders in January and February, from Jane Sander’s illustration on the inaugural October/November 1993 issue to portrait of Snow White with her heart on her sleeve on the September 2011 cover by Seattle-based artist Alicia J. Rose and beyond.

“The cover of Chronogram is proof of the artistic vitality of the Hudson Valley,” says Chronogram editor Brian K. Mahoney. “Showcasing the work of a diverse variety of artists each month, from established artists to emerging talents, is a privilege we take very seriously. I sometimes wish Chronogram was a weekly publication so we could feature 52 artists on the cover each year, instead of only 12.”

Launched in 1993, Chronogram’s mission is to nourish and support the creative and cultural life of the Hudson Valley. Chronogram was nominated for a 2010 Independent Press Award by Utne Reader.

"The Covers Show" will be exhibited at Hudson Coffee Traders, 288 Wall Street in Kingston, January 6-February 29. An opening reception will be held on Friday, January 6, 6-8pm. For more information call (845) 334-8600x103.

Tags:

Pin It

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

Hudson Valley Events

submit event
Members Memorial Day Parade Porch Party @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Members Memorial Day Parade Porch Party

Mon., May 29, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Aldrich members get a front row seat for Ridgefield’s popular Memorial Day...
Afternoon Studios: Memorial Day Menagerie Parade @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Afternoon Studios: Memorial Day Menagerie Parade

Mon., May 29, 2-4 p.m. — Turn a spring holiday into an artful celebration, and investigate new materials...

View all of today's events

Latest in Visual Art

  • On the Cover: Margot Kingon
  • On the Cover: Margot Kingon

    Margot Kingon discusses the interconnection between her family and her creative work.
    • May 1, 2017
  • Beacon Open Studios
  • Beacon Open Studios

    The ninth annual Beacon Open Studios tour features a self-guided tour of over 50 artist's studios the weekend of May 13-14.
    • May 1, 2017
  • Parting Shot: May 2017
  • Parting Shot: May 2017

    Burst by Linda Stillman
    • May 1, 2017
  • More »

Related to Visual Art

More by Chronogram Staff

  • New Year’s is Coming Early at Skyway Camping Resort

    Since winter camping is just a little too cold for comfort, Skyway Camping Resort in the Catskills is celebrating New Year’s early with live music, dancing, hay wagon rides, crafts and more. Book your stay at Skyway around the event: August 12, 2017.
    • May 25, 2017
  • The Clearwater Festival, founded by Pete Seeger, June 17 & 18

    This year Clearwater Festival features an amazing line-up including: Lake Street Dive, Cry Cry Cry’s reunion (Lucy Kaplansky, Richard Shindell & Dar Williams), Arlo Guthrie, Richard Thompson, Tommy Emmanuel, Valerie June, Joan Osborne, Nick Lowe, Josh Ritter and many more. Kids 12 & under get in for free!
    • May 25, 2017
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Home, Library & Museum Hosts Memorial Day Events

    Memorial Day weekend: World War II Living History encampment & military displays at the FDR Home, Presidential Library & Museum, Hyde Park. Fri.: USO Show. 7 pm. Sat.-Sun.: Re-enactors. Historic military displays & vehicles. 11am - 4pm. Mon.: Graveside Memorial Service. 1:30pm. www.FDRLibrary.Marist.edu
    • May 18, 2017
  • More »

Hudson Valley Tweets