Rosemary Rau

  • May 3 Celebration Planned For ‘Spring Is In The Air’ At Avancé Day Spa

    Avancè Day Spa and AIR Gallery have partnered to present “Spring Is In The Air,” a colorful show in the tranquil and gracious spa setting of Avancè, within Sand Hill Plaza at 228 South Main Street.

    The collection is on view until May 11, with works by featured artists Vibeke Dressler, Heidrun Morgan, Joan Pollak, Joanne Miller Rafferty and Laura Wilk.

  • Pop-Up Art Show, Gentlemen’s Night Out Planned

    Local curator Rosemary Rau would like readers to know of two special events taking place within the next week.

    A pop-up show featuring works by five members of The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will be presented at Barnwood Grill, 5 Queen Street, December 3-6.

    The show will offer works by Suzanne Molineaux, Adele Moros, Dominick Tomanelli, Dorothy Wilson, and Lisa Willvonseder- Greto.

  • ‘Holiday Arts Show’ Will Present Works In Myriad Forms By A Trio Of Artists

    UPDATE Tuesday, Decemer 2, 2014: This article has been updated to reflect a change of time for the Gentlemen’s Night Out event on December 8.

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    Avancé Esthétiques Day Spa will host an exhibition showcasing the work of “three fabulous females,” says Rosemary Rau, curator of “Holiday Arts Show.”

  • A Halloween Tradition, Boo Boxes Will Fundraise For Food Pantries & Ann’s Place

    For the tenth year a collection of cardboard boxes have been decorated and filled with Halloween offerings. For the first time, they are being sold around town.

    This year, the boxes have been decorated by members of Newtown United LLC, along with a few local artists, and are being sold for $10 each as a fundraiser for FAITH Food Pantry, the Salvation Army Food Pantry at Newtown Social Services, and Ann’s Place.

  • Art In Residence ‘Kaleidoscope’ Opening This Weekend

    Art in Residence, a fine art gallery located within the home at 12 Lake Road in Newtown, will host a weekend opening reception for its next show, “Kaleidoscope.”

    The public is invited to join hosts Rosemary and Robert Rau on Saturday and Sunday, July 26-27, from 1 to 6 pm each day, to enjoy “a feast for the eyes art show.”

  • A Feast For The Eyes; Opening Reception Saturday

    Art In Residence Curator Rosemary Rau describes “CAKE,” a large oil painting by Aria Brownell, as “fat with color and fun capturing a party.” 



  • Susan McLaughlin’s ‘Natural Beauty’ On View At Avancé Esthétiques; Opening Reception Wednesday

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown is hosting “Natural Beauty,” featuring works by Susan McLaughlin, June 18-July 12, at Avancé Esthétiques Gallery at the spa, 228 South Main Street in Newtown.

  • Summer Exhibitions Opening At Art In Residence, Sunday Afternoon

    Art in Residence, a fine art gallery in the home of Rosemary and Robert Rau at 12 Lake Road, will host the opening reception of its summer exhibition on Sunday, June 8.

    “The Equine and Canine — Body and Soul” will feature works by sculptor Peggy Kauffman and animal portraitist Jocelyn Sandor Urban. The collection will also offer works by Adele Moros, Aline LaPointe and Ellie Scott.

  • Art In Residence Curators Thinking ‘All About Spring’

    Art In Residence, a fine art gallery in northern Newtown, will host a special opening weekend reception for “All About Spring” on Saturday and Sunday, April 26-27.

    To celebrate the season and the gallery’s six-month anniversary, gallery owners Rosemary and Robert Rau will created a show filled with works that celebrate the current season. For its opening weekend, the exhibition will also feature special guest speakers who have agreed to informally share their garden wisdom and stories each day.

  • Art In Residence Gallery Open House Planned

    Art in Residence Gallery will host a public open house on Sunday, January 26, from 1 to 4 pm.