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News Release (November 1, 1967)


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News Release (November 1, 1967)
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For Immediate Release, Nov. 1, 1967
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New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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November 1, 1967


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I Nov. 1, 1967 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SARASOTA--Two Sarasota artists are currently making important contributions to the opening of New York City's season. Just a few blocks apart on Madison Avenue, viewers can see the Retrospective exhibition of work by Conrad Marca-Relli at the Whitney Museum of Art and the one man exhibition of recent paintings by Syd Solomon at the Saidenburg Gallery. Marca-Relli, who has his winter studio on Siesta Key and Solomon, who has had a studio at Phillippi Creek for the past 18 years, are founding instructors of the Fine Arts Institute of New College. The work of both painters has been reviewed and written about in the metropolitan newspapers and leading art journals. Marca-Relli's exhibition covers a span of the past 15 years and includes 100 paintings and sculptures displayed in the new galleries of the Whitney Museum. Solomon displays 25 recent paintings to celebrate his lOth anniversary of representation by the Saidenburg Gallery in New York City. Both artists left their neighboring studios in East Hampton to fill different commitments before beginning the 1968 term at New College where Solomon will serve as Professor of Art and Marca-Relli as visiting lecturer along with Philip Guston, nationally


/ Page 2. known artist who also has a winter residence and studio in Sarasota. On November 8th Syd Solomon will return to Florida to serve as juror for the annual Broward County Art Exhibition and will lecture on "Florida's Art Future" at the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art. After opening his Sarasota studio he will go to New Orleans to attend the opening reception of an exhibition of his work there beginning November 19th. Marca-Relli will visit Paris and Rome, returning to Florida in December. 30 -

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