Nitzberg (914) 654-5285
OF NEW ROCHELLE TO HOST
BY BARBARA KIDD CALVANO
NEW ROCHELLE, NY, September 10, 2003 -- The College of New Rochelle
(CNR), is hosting a solo exhibit of oil paintings by Barbara Kidd Calvano
that spotlights images of healing featuring elements of Eastern and Western
thought. The works, entitled ‘The Tandra Paintings’ which depict
different meditative states derived from sketches of female nudes, will
be on display Sept. 5 through Sept. 29 at the Bridge Gallery located in
the College’s Main Campus in New Rochelle. An opening reception is
scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 14 , from 2-4 p.m. The exhibit and reception
are free and open to the public.
Ms. Calvano was graduated from Ohio State University with a Bachelor in
Fine Arts degree. She also attended the Art Students’ League (NY)
and the National Academy School of Fine Arts (NY). Ms. Calvano has
exhibited her artwork in solo and juried group shows throughout New York
The Bridge Gallery in Mooney Center is open weekdays from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
and weekends from 12–4 p.m. For information, tours and directions
to The College of New Rochelle, please call (914) 654-5423.
Catholic college for women in New York State, The College of New Rochelle
was founded in 1904 by the Ursuline Order. Today, it comprises the all-women
School of Arts & Sciences, and three schools which admit women and
men: the School of New Resources (for adult learners), the School of Nursing
and the Graduate School. The main campus of the College is located
in lower Westchester County, 16 miles north of New York City. The
College maintains six other campus locations in New York City. Visit the
College’s website at www.cnr.edu.
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