An Evening with Gina Occhiogrosso
Join the Arts Center for a sparkling toast and artist talk with Gina Occhiogrosso, whose exhibition “Surfacing” is on display in our Main Gallery until March 11.
Comprising paintings, assemblages, sketchbooks, and video, “Surfacing,” spans the past five years and touches upon the empowerment of the feminine in contemporary painting, the boundaries of craft and fine art, the pandemic, job loss, and other themes.
Gina Occhiogrosso grew up in Niskayuna, NY. She received her BFA in Painting at Tyler School of Art at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA, and her MFA in Painting at The State University of New York at Buffalo. She has taught at Bucknell University, RIT, Sage Colleges, Skidmore College, and The College of Saint Rose. Occhiogrosso has lived in downtown Troy for 18 years.
Learn more at https://www.artscenteronline.org/surfacing/