Meet James Adelman

James Adelman, artist in residence at Main Street Arts during the month of January 2020, is working in one of our two studio spaces on our second floor. We asked James some questions about his work and studio practice: Q: How would you describe your work? Pretty traditional by most standards. I find 2-dimensions wholly adequate to […]

Meet Britny Wainwright

Britny Wainwright, artist in residence at Main Street Arts during the month of June 2019, is working in one of our two studio spaces on our second floor. We asked Britny some questions about her work and studio practice: Q: Please tell us about your background. Hi, I’m Britny. I grew up just south of the Finger […]

Residency Alumni Exhibition

Residency Alumni Show at Main Street Arts

Our current exhibition is one that is fairly atypical for Main Street Arts — it’s not really thematic, it doesn’t necessarily have a large idea that brings the work together, it isn’t an invitational based on specific media, it isn’t a national juried exhibition or a solo show. The thing that brings these very different artists […]

Meet Emily Tyman

Emily Tyman, artist in residence at Main Street Arts, during the months of October and November2018, is working in one of our two studio spaces on our second floor. We asked Emily some questions about her work and studio practice: Q: Tell us about your background.  I grew up in Geneva, NY and went to college at the University of Rochester.  […]

Meet Jill Grimes

Jill Grimes, artist in residence at Main Street Arts during the month of August 2018, is working in one of our two studio spaces on our second floor. We asked Jill some questions about her work and studio practice: Q: Please tell us about your background. I moved to the Boston area in 1999 to attend the Post Baccalaureate  Program in […]

Meet Ari Norris

Ari Norris, artist in residence at Main Street Arts, during the month of July 2018, is working in one of our two studio spaces on our second floor. We asked Ari some questions about his work and studio practice: Q:Tell us about your background. I’m the son of two art educators, from Muskegon, Michigan. I grew up watching both of […]

Meet Scott McMahon

Scott McMahon, artist in residence at Main Street Arts, during the month of June 2018, is working in one of our two studio spaces on our second floor. We asked Scott some questions about his work and studio practice: Q: Tell us about your background. I grew up in Killingworth, CT. I’ve been making artwork, in some capacity since I was […]

Meet Kaele Mulberry

Kaele Mulberry, artist in residence at Main Street Arts, during the month of April 2018, is working in one of our two studio spaces on our second floor. We asked Kaele some questions about her work and studio practice: Q: Tell us about your background. I was born in Sodus, NY, but when I was two my family moved south to Dallas, […]

Meet Renee Valenti

Renee Valenti, artist in residence at Main Street Arts during the month of October 2017, will working on a series of abstract paintings and immersing herself in art history books during her residency. We asked Renee a few questions about her artwork and studio practice:  Q: Tell us a little bit about your background. I’m originally from a town right outside […]

Meet Ali Herrmann

Ali Herrmann, artist in residence at Main Street Arts during the month of September, 2017,  will be working on mixed-media encaustic paintings featuring female icons and role models. We asked Ali a few questions about her artwork and studio practice: Q:  Tell us about your background I live in the Berkshires; travel around upstate NY and Hudson […]