Paul Nigra Center’s winter art show winners announced

Awards were presented to the 2019 Winter Art Show winners by Wally Hart, executive director of the Nigra Arts Center. Pictured in the first row, from left, are Marion Kratky, Paul Chapman and David Waite accepting their awards. In the second row, from left, are “Hatch Creek” by Kratky, “In the Beginning” by Chapman and “The Colors of Dawn” by Waite. (Photo submitted)

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, has announced the winners of its 2019 Winter Art Show, which features more than 120 works of a variety of media and themes by more than 40 artists from across the state and beyond, including New York City, West Virginia and Rhode Island.

Thanks to the support of donors, the center was able to offer three Best in Show awards to outstanding works. The first place award went to Marion Kratky of Northville for her oil landscape “Hatch Creek,” second to Paul Chapman of Hudson Falls for his acrylic painting “In the Beginning,” and third to David Waite of West Charlton for his photograph “The Colors of Dawn.”

The 2019 Winter Art Show will run through March 26. The public is welcome to view the show throughout its run. The regular gallery admission fee is $5. Members of the Nigra Arts Center, children under the age of 18, and participating artists will be admitted for free.

For more information about this show or the center call (518) 661-9932 or visit