The Gallery at FOUND

The Gallery at FOUND is an intimate art space located in our lobby. The gallery showcases works of local artists who utilize found imagery, found objects or employ an up-cycling philosophy in their work. Shows change monthly. Please contact Bill Hastings ([email protected]) if you are interested in submitting work for review.

Our Current Exhibit

IRON MADE: Metal work by Durand Van Doren

July 2, 2014 - August 3, 2014

Durand Van Doren is our featured artist in the Gallery@FOUND for the month of July.


His show, IRON MADE will be installed in the Gallery through Sunday, August 3rd.

Durand at FOUND

Durand has been an artist-blacksmith for 40 years, beginning in an abandoned cowshed in the suburbs of Slaterville Springs. He studied with master smith Frank Turley in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and has shown in galleries and prestigious shows throughout the Northeast.

pests sculpture

His work at Cornell University includes the three gates at Minns Garden; wall and post lanterns on the front of Willard Straight Hall; and the large gate at the bottom of the Cascadilla Gorge trail. Elsewhere, he has a sculpture on the Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London, England, as well as pieces at the Women’s Rights national park (Seneca Falls, NY); and historic Great Camp Sagamore in the Adirondack Park (NY); and in many private collections. At work daily in his North Mecklenburg shop, he regularly turns out work that is much in demand, from farm repairs to custom home and garden accessories.

Upcoming Exhibits

Paul Colucci: Sculptural Objects

August 6, 2014 - August 31, 2014

Paul Colucci will be our artist in the Gallery for the month of August. His show “Sculptural Objects”, opens Wednesday, August 6th and will be installed through Sunday, August 31st. For almost thirty years Paul Colucci has been immersed in a creative process that is tangible, yet fragile and elusive. The process starts with the […]

2014 Artist Roster

Paul Colucci, August 6-31
Susan Keough, September 3-28
Ron Lis, October 1 – November 2
Jane George/Loretta Louviere, November 5-30
GIFTED, An Annual Holiday Show December 3-January 4

Past Exhibits