Living with Art: Titia Hulst & Matthew Cluxton

Living with Art: Titia Hulst & Matthew Cluxton

Written By: Talk of the Sound News

NEW ROCHELLE, NY — The Pelham Art Center is hosting a public lecture with Titia Hulst and Matthew Cluxton “Living with Art: Insights into Art Collecting”. This professional lecture will discuss the meaning and joys of collecting art.

Local collector, art historian and published author Titia Hulst will be discussing her journey of collecting art. Hulst recently published “A History of the Western Art Market: A Sourcebook of Writings on Artists, Dealers, and Markets”.  

Matthew Cluxton, expert from The Cincinnati Insurance Co. is the Director of Valuable Articles and Personal-lines. 

This event is generously supported by Meridian Risk Management and The Cincinnati Insurance Company, in partnership with our annual sponsorship.

See more about the event here.


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The Pelham Art Center benefit auction supports free community programs, scholarships, and outreach initiatives with art education. Public programs include free lectures, public art, exhibitions and Folk Art programs. In celebration of the fall fundraiser, Studio Café 2018, this auction offers works from Shepard Fairey, Charles Fazzino, Heather Fazzino, Leslie Wayne, Dorothy Robinson, David Kramer,Alexander Rutsch  and more.  

To preview works please contact the Pelham Art Center  


Tickets :

$95 for general admission at 7 PM ($110 at the door)

$150 VIP tickets with first view starting at 6 PM

This event directly supports the Pelham Art Center and the mission to connect art, education, and community providing free programs, scholarships, and outreach programs.

Over 50 artists are involved with this event.

Square Foot Works – 1 x 1′

A special sale of 25 works all made on 1’x 1′ wood panels includes artists Cey Adams, Alexi Rutsch-Brock, Bob Clyatt, Dennis Redmoon Darkeem, Katharine Dufault, Kate Fauvell, Musa Hixson, Sara Jimenez, Satish Joshi, Anki King, Barry Mason, Christina Massey, Rick Midler, Michael Mut, Christina Nicodema, Arlene Rush, Isabelle Schneider, Scott Seabolt, Susan Sass, and more. These works go on sale for $250 during the VIP hour from 6:00-7:00PM so arrive early to get your first choice!

Paddle8 Online Art Auction

Artworks will be auctioned off online via Paddle8 including works by: Shepard Fairey, Patricia Fabricant, Charles Fazzino, Heather Fazzino, Frank Guida, Satish Joshi, David Kramer, Betty Tompkins, and more. The Paddle8 art auction is live now.


Studio Café will also be the preview of Collectibles. Collectibles includes the work of 9 artists hand selected by Executive Director Charlotte Mouquin. All of the works in this exhibition will be priced under $2,500 by mid career and emerging artists making this the perfect collecting opportunity to take home works by Cey Adams, Michael DeFeo, and Katy Garry to name a few.

Culinary and beverage specialties from over 25 local restaurants.

VIP hour will feature Diner Brew Cider made in Mt Vernon. Forty Ounce wine, the sustainable wine from the Loire Valley, will be served throughout the evening. Tanteo tequila is sponsoring a specialty cocktail.

Culinary spreads from the following excellent local restaurant sponsors: AJs, Alvin and Friends, B&Bs, Bangkok City, Caffé Regatta, Cantina Lobos, DeCiccos, Elia Taverna, Encore Bistro, Fleetwood Pastries, Flowerbake by Angela, La Fontanella, J Café, Manor Market, Modern Restaurant, Pelham Pizza, Pelville Coffee and Pastry, Prime 16, Provisions Bakery, Rock and Ramen, Rockwells, Sakura, Sergios, Spadaro Ristorante, Sweet Potatoes Restaurant, The Bread Factory, Villagios and La Parisienne.

This event is co-chaired by Amy Todd Middleton and Paula McKeever with a host committee including Michelle Acosta, Christina Battalia, Aileen Dosé, Katharine Dufault, Sing Duffy, Diane Essig, Charles Fazzino, Katy Garry, Orin Kurland, Vincent Perugini, Victoria Rolett, Alexi Rutsch-Brock, Liza Schaeffer, and KD Wilson

This event is generously supported by Meridian Risk Management and The Cincinnati Insurance Company, in partnership with our annual sponsorship. Additional thank you to our sponsors Bischof & Bischof LLP., McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty, and the Berkowitz Marrone Team.

The Pelham Art Center is looking forward to celebrating with you on November 3rd 2018. Support the arts, education, and community in Pelham at the Pelham Art Center! See you at Studio Café.