Seven-Year-Old Organization Enters New Phase of Institutional Growth and Sustainability

The Co-Founders and Board of Mount Tremper Arts are thrilled to announce the appointment of Abigail Guay as its first Executive Director. Guay will lead this seven-year-old, innovative arts center into a new phase of institutional growth and sustainability. Located in the Catskill Mountains, Mount Tremper Arts presents leading contemporary artists during an annual summer festival and supports them yearlong through a vibrant residency program.

Guay, an experienced arts administrator with roots on both U.S. coasts, will join a collaborative team at Mount Tremper Arts that includes Artistic Director and Co-Founder Mathew Pokoik and Co-Founder Aynsley Vandenbroucke. As Executive Director, Guay will take the lead in staff and residency management, administration, and development/fundraising. Building on the institutional foundations established by its founders, Guay will work towards creating a vibrant and sustainable center that supports the development of new works of art by today’s leading artists, read more.

Mount Tremper Arts is thrilled to release The Supermarket, the 3rd of 7 episodes from Robert Ashley's PERFECT LIVES Catskills, performed and adapted by Varispeed, as part of the the 2013 Mount Tremper Arts Summer Festival. Click here for episodes 1, 2, and more info about Perfect Lives. Episodes 4-7 will be coming soon!

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Mount Tremper Arts has recieved its first ever Art Works Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts for our 2014 Summer Festival!

The 7th annual Mount Tremper Arts Summer Festival will take place July 11 - August 23, 2014.

We will be announcing the line-up soon, until then, check out the 2013 Festival below:

Mount Tremper Arts Summer Festival

June 15 - August 24, 2013

Contemporary Art and Performance in the Catskill Mountains





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Thank you to our Presenting Partners and our Foundation and Government Funders!    

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For our upcoming 2014 season: