New Work for a New Year,” an exhibit of work from artists across Northern New York, will open Saturday, February 2 from 4:00-6:00pm at the St. Lawrence County Arts Council. Community members are invited to meet artists during the opening reception at the SLC Arts Council’s gallery at 51 Market Street in Potsdam. All of the work in the exhibit was produced during the past year.

Visiting the gallery is free and open to the public, and wheelchair accessible. The exhibit will be on display through March 16, 2013 during regular gallery hours: Tuesdays-Fridays 10:00am-6:00pm and Saturdays 10:00am-4:00pm. For questions about this event or any other classes, exhibits, or services provided by the SLC Arts Council, please call 315-265-6860, or visit

The following pieces will be featured in the “New Work for a New Year” exhibit at the SLC Arts Council, starting February 2:

- Yellowware Bowl, oil on canvas, by Paul N. Pedersen

- untitled painting by Sharon H. J. Cheng