In April’s State of the Art Gallery show “Reality is Negotiable,” members Ileen Kaplan and David Watkins Jr. continue their individual but kindred artistic exploration of abstraction, color, light, and landscape. The show features Kaplan’s colorful, nature-inspired abstract paintings, and Watkins’ floral, abstract, and landscape images.

Work will be viewable at the gallery and online at


April 4-28. Opening reception Friday, April 5, 5-8 pm.

Regular hours Thursday-Sunday 12-5 pm. 120 W State St. Curbside parking and ADA accessibility. 607-277-1626. Made possible in part with funds from the NYS Council on the Arts, administered by the Community Arts Partnership.



By Ileen Kaplan and David Watkins Jr.