Roslyn resident Alan M. Richards has won the Best in Show award for his artwork at the Salmagundi Art Club. The artwork was part of an annual juried Photography and Graphics Exhibition for Non-Members. The picture is entitled “Man On A Pier.”
Founded in 1871, the Salmagundi Club is one of the oldest art organizations in the United States. Housed in an historic brownstone mansion in Greenwich Village, New York City, the club offers programs including art classes, exhibitions, painting demonstrations, and art auctions throughout the year for members and the general public.
The club owns a collection of over 1,500 works of art spanning its 140 year history and has a membership of nearly 850 artists and patrons.