Exhibiting at: Halcottsville Grange HUB
387 Halcottsville Road, Halcottsville, NY 12438
Simona David is a writer and media consultant living in the Catskill Mountains. For almost a decade, she has written extensively about art and heritage tourism. She is a communications and public relations consultant, author and is President of the Board of Directors of Writers in the Mountains and is a co-founder of the Greater Roxbury Business Association For more information, visit simonadavid.com.
Simona’s most recent publication, How Art Is Made: In the Catskills (2017) is a collection of interviews with some of the world’s most accomplished artists who live and work in the Catskill Mountains. Five painters and illustrators, two ceramicists and printmakers, one sculptor, one weaver, and one writer discuss what inspires and moves them, what draws them to their medium of choice, what materials they use, how they approach a new artistic project, how they deal with setbacks, and how they celebrate success.
Nine of these artists are formally trained at prestigious art schools; one is self-taught. What they all have in common is a rigorous studio practice, discipline, and the desire and curiosity to learn new things, and share them with the world.
Driving Directions to Halcottsville Grange HUB, 387 Halcottsville, Rd., Halcottsville
From Margaretville, drive approximately six miles north on Route 30 and turn left in the Hamlet of Halcottsville.
Travel along Main Street approximately 2/10 of a mile to the Grange Hall on right.
From Roxbury, drive approximately six miles south on Route 30 and turn left in the Hamlet of Halcottsville. Travel along Main Street approximately 3/10 of a mile to the Grange Hall on left.