October 27, 2018- January 13, 2019
Zorawar Sidhu graduated from Vestal High School in 2003. He received a B.A. in the History of Art from John Hopkins University in 2007, a BFA in Painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in 2012, and an MFA from Hunter College in 2016. He currently works across a variety of media, including painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking and installation. He has had solo exhibitions with Marginal Utility gallery in Philadelphia and the Museum of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
Founded in 1823, Vestal had its humble beginnings as a lumbering and farming community. Come learn the history of farming in Vestal from the large farm on Hiawatha Island to the John S. LaGrange Farm to Drovers Inn to Cold Spring Farm to Brookdale Stock farm. The Vestal Historical Society’s extensive farming collection will be on display as well as photographs of the farms that made up the town.
Come see the art of Clayton Ave Elementary School students in grades K through 5 from February 9th through March 16th. The opening reception is on February 9th from 12 to 3pm. The Vestal Museum is open on Thursdays and Fridays from 10am to 2pm, on Saturdays from 10am to 3pm, and on Sundays from 1pm to 3pm.