Salmagundi Club hosts Coast Guard Art Program 2013

Salmagundi Club hosts Coast Guard Art Program 2013
NEW YORK –Rear Adm. Steven Poulin, director of governmental and public affairs, U.S. Coast Guard, accepted 29 pieces of artwork on behalf of the Coast Guard Art Program (COGAP), during a ceremony held at the Salmagundi Club in New York City, Thursday. For more than 30 years, COGAP has connected professional artists who volunteer their time with access to capturing the Coast Guard’s 11 missions. Five...

New Yorks Salmagundi Club to host inaugural exhibition of U.S. Coast Guard’s 2013 Art Collection

New Yorks Salmagundi Club to host inaugural exhibition of U.S. Coast Guard’s 2013 Art Collection
New York —Twenty nine paintings by 23 artists of the U.S. Coast Guard Art Program (COGAP) are currently on display at the Salmagundi Club now through June 14, 2013.  These works bring to life the myriad of missions performed by the U.S. Coast Guard.  Subjects include: the service’s response to Hurricane Sandy, the sinking of the HMS Bounty and the escort of a Russian tanker last winter through...

Salmagundi Club to host exhibit of U.S. Coast Guard Art

NEW YORK — Thirty-one works of art depicting the multi-faceted missions of the United States Coast Guard will be on view from July 3 through July 15 at the Salmagundi Club in New York City. The works are by 26 artists of the Coast Guard Art Program (COGAP). Some pieces feature the Coast Guard’s response to the Haiti earthquake of 2010 and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Among others are depictions...