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Heaven Report to perform at Point of Contact opening
Directly from San Juan, Puerto Rico, the jazz group Heaven Report will perform Thursday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m. at the Point of Contact Gallery. Admission is free. The performance will celebrate the Point of Contact Gallery’s fall opening.
Led by producer Ricky Encarnacion, Heaven Report includes guitar, bass and saxophone. The group flew in for the annual gala of the Spanish Action League this weekend, and decided to add this event to its itinerary.
The Point of Contact Gallery inaugurates its fall/winter program of exhibitions titled “La Colección” Sept. 16 with a selection of photography from its permanent collection, including works by New York artists Papo Colo, Burt Barr, Gregory Crewdson, Judy Pfaff, Rob Van Erve and Sandy Skoglund. This is a special program to commemorate Point of Contact’s 35th anniversary and the Point of Contact Gallery’s fifth anniversary. The program will bring out the entire permanent collection in five exhibitions from September 2010 to January 2011. Special events will be held at the gallery on the Third Thursday of each month.
Point of Contact Gallery is located at 914 East Genesee St., Syracuse. For more information, visit http://www.puntopoint.org.