For the month of July, the Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library presents Andrew Weatherly: The Art Beyond a Syndrome. An Artist's Reception and brief talk will take place on Sunday, July 15th, from 2 - 4 PM. All are welcome.
Andrew Weatherly is a young man with Down Syndrome who has found his voice through art. Insightful, intuitive, sincere, and passionate about his work, Weatherly also has a resolve that has allowed him to overcome many obstacles. Viewing art as a tool for both personal and social growth, Weatherly explores his creativity through painting, photography, and writing; has published two books on his experiences; and regularly gives talks about his experiences as an artist and in life. He has exhibited his work widely on the East Coast. Additional information about this inspiring artist can be found on his website at www.andrewweatherly.com.