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The 61 paintings by members that will be on view at the Artists Group Gallery beginning on April 20, 2021 can be viewed here online on the same day. Stay tuned!!

Here is the postcard that was sent to members announcing the show. Nice work, committee and AGG Staff! You will be able to view all 61 paintings on this show’s page under Exhibitions in the menu on our home page on April 20, 2021. Click here.

Awards Reception, Spring 2020 Members Exhibition of Transparent Watercolors has been CANCELED!

There will be no reception for this, our Spring 2020 Members Exhibition for it is now going to be an ONLINE SHOW, a first for NFWS.  The awards are being judged by our May Workshop Artist, Richard Stephens. We will post the SHOW here on our website on April 25th. The Awards will be posted on May 9th.

Stay home, stay safe and stay healthy, please.  

NFWS 14th International Exhibition of Transparent Watercolor 2019

NFWS 14th International Exhibition opens October 20th and runs until November 17th, 2019 at the Kenan Center House Gallery in Lockport, NY. The prospectus is available to review, download and print here and on the Call for Work page. . Our Workshop Artist, Iain Stewart is the juror and the judge for awards. Stewart selected 50 paintings from 136 entries from 76 artists. The Awards Ceremony and Reception is Sunday, October 27, 2019, 2 – 5 pm. 

International Exhibition Prospectus Fall 2019 corrected 7.10.19

This is one of Iain Stewart’s idyllic transparent watercolor landscapes!

A sale from the private collection of RITA ARGEN AUERBACH with opening reception September 14, 2019 3-5 PM Vern Stein Gallery Williamsville

RITA ARGEN AUERBACH has donated eleven fine works from her private collection which are being offered for sale. These framed watercolors range in price from $500 to $1400 and are by nationally recognized artists Stephen Quiller, Alvaro Castagnet, Skip Lawrence, Barbara Nechis, Tony Couch, Don Andrews, Milford Zornes, and Zoltan Szabo.  Please hover over images for sizes and pricing. 

These watercolors are by the nationally recognized artists with whom she has studied and who have influenced her work.  All proceeds benefit the Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society.

All works are framed and available for viewing and purchase:

September 14, 2019 Opening Reception and Sale 3-5 PM at Vern Stein Gallery, 5747 Main Street, Williamsville, NY

September 14-28 at Vern Stein Gallery, 5747 Main Street, Williamsville, NY  

October 1-12 at The Main Frame, 1386 Hertel Avenue, Buffalo, NY

To inquire about purchasing, please contact Tim at The Main Frame, 716-447-1107

Spring 2019 Members Watermedia Exhibition

NFWS Spring 2019 Exhibition is on view from May 1 through May 25, 2019  at the Carnegie Art Center in North Tonawanda, New York. 69 NFWS Members submitted 126 paintings. Our juror Spring Workshop Artist Pat Dews selected 61 paintings from 45 artists. Congratulations to everyone who was selected, and to all the award winners.

It was a challenging task for Pat. Her thoughtful selections have resulted in a stunning show of work by our talented NFWS community of artists.

Artists Talks, NFWS Fall 2018 Members Transparent Watercolor Exhibition

On Sunday, October 28th at 2 pm Sally Treanor and Mike Killelea will guide us through the stunning show of transparent watercolors on show at the Kenan Center House Gallery. NFWS Members Jody Ziehm, Beverly DiPalma, Marty Kutas, Doreen Boyer DeBoth, Janis Stanek and Carol Case Siracuse will share what inspires and motivates them, and their approaches to the medium of transparent watercolor.

We’ve had great success with these artists talks in two previous shows, and are pleased and excited to be able to offer them again this Fall. Everyone is welcome. 

Join us for an inspiring and informative afternoon.

Mike Killelea’s “Ken’s Hay”

Sally Treanor’s “Garden Walk”

Fall 2018 Members Transparent Watercolor Exhibition, October 14 – November 11, 2018, Kenan Center, 533 Locust Street, Lockport, NY Submission Period closes August 18, 2018!

This Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society’s Fall 2018 Members’ Transparent Watercolor  Exhibition will be juried by Linda Lucas, our NFWS Fall 2018 Workshop Artist. The Submissions Period opens JULY 9, 2018 and closes August 18, 2018. Artists will be notified as to the status of their submitted paintings soon after September 3, 2017. The Awards Reception will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 2 to 5 pm at the Kenan Center House Gallery.

Learn more about this exhibition.


Reception and Awards Ceremony, Spring 2018 Members Non-Juried Transparent Watercolor Show

Reception and Award Ceremony, NFWS Spring 2018 Non-Juried Members Transparent Watercolor Show. The awards are being judged by our May Workshop Artist, Peggi Nero Habets. Awards are scheduled for 3 pm. Snacks are being provided by the NFWS Membership. 

Join us for a few hours of afternoon fun with the lively and talented community of watercolor enthusiasts in Western New York and beyond.