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SUN 12/17, 12:30-2:00PM [CLOSING RECEPTION]: HALEY HUGHES EXHIBITION

Please join us for brunch-time refreshments to celebrate the closing of Haley Hughes’ exhibition, In Search of the Wheel Turning…

12/23- 2/4 [EXHIBITION]: LAURA TAYLOR ‘FESTEJAR 18 RISONHAS PRIMAVERAS’ (‘TO CELEBRATE 18 LAUGHING SPRINGS’)

Bushel is pleased to present an installation of paintings, collage, audio recordings, video, and handmade books by Laura Taylor. Working…

SAT 11/25, 12-4PM [WORKSHOP]: HANDMADE BOOKS AND ZINES WITH LAURA TAYLOR

Painter and book artist Laura Taylor (whose one-person show will open at Bushel in late December) leads this one-day workshop…

[MONTHLY, OFF-SITE] FILM SCREENINGS AND COMMUNITY DISCUSSIONS ABOUT RACE, CURATED BY GETWOKE

Bushel is a co-sponsor of the GetWoke monthly film/discussion series, an effort intended to get people talking about race with…

SAT 11/18 @7PM [READING]: DOUBLECROSS PRESS READING WITH JENNIFER FIRESTONE, ADA SMAILBEGOVIC, CITRON KELLY, ANNA GURTON-WACHTER, IAN DREIBLATT, and MC HYLAND

Bushel is delighted to welcome a DoubleCross Press poetry event, guest hosted by Iris Cushing and featuring these incredible writers:…

SUN 11/19 @5PM [OFF-SITE FILM]: ‘BROTHERS OF THE BLACK LIST’ (SEAN GALLAGHER, 2014), PRESENTED BY GET WOKE!

The second screening and discussion in the Get Woke! film series will take place on Sunday, Nov 19 at SUNY Delhi….

SAT 10/28 @7PM [READING]: KIM ROSENFIELD & ANNA VITALE

Bushel is thrilled to welcome these two brilliant NYC-based poets and thinkers to read from their work. Kim Rosenfield is…

SUN 10/29 @5PM [OFF-SITE FILM]: ‘LITTLE WHITE LIE’ (LACEY SCHWARTZ), PRESENTED BY GET WOKE!

Get Woke! is hosting its first screening on Sunday at SUNY Delhi. Filmmaker Lacey Schwartz will be present for Q&A after…

SAT 10/14 @2PM [TALK]: ‘SPIEDIES, GRAPE PIE AND GARBAGE PLATES: A SERIOUS LOOK AT UPSTATE NEW YORK’S SILLY-SOUNDING FOODS’

Folklorist Hannah Davis will present a talk on upstate New York traditional foods, the first in a series of lectures…

SUN 9/24 @7PM [SCREENING]: ‘THE GOLD DIGGERS’ (SALLY POTTER, 1983) WITH VIDEOS BY ANGELA DUFRESNE

Join us for a screening of Sally Potter’s first feature film, The Gold Diggers, a ground-breaking work of early-1980s feminist…

9/3-10/1 [EXHIBITION] ‘BEAVER FEVER’ (ANGELA DUFRESNE, PIA DEHNE, ELIZABETH BONAVENTURA)

The term ‘beaver fever’ doesn’t lack for associations in excess of its primary meaning (as a common name for giardia),…

SAT 9/30 @7:30PM [MUSIC] DUB GROUND

Dub Ground is a loose collective of artist-musicians. The core members of the group are Tim Cramer (trap drums and…

SUN 10/1, 12:30-2:00 [RECEPTION AND READING]: ‘BEAVER FEVER’ CLOSING EVENT WITH WRITERS JENNIFER KRASINSKI AND IRIS CUSHING

Please join us on Sunday, October 1st from 12:30-2:00pm for the closing reception of BEAVER FEVER, with readings by Jennifer…

SAT 8/12 @7PM [READING]: Jared Daniel Fagen, Rachael Guynn Wilson, Alexandra Egan, and Sparrow

Bushel is thrilled to host these four poets from near and nearly-near. — Jared Daniel Fagen lives in Brooklyn and…

7/29-8/27 [EXHIBITION]: MELISSA THORNE ‘SHADDE’

Bushel is pleased to present Shadde, a new site-specific painting installation by Troy-based artist Melissa Thorne. ‘Shadde’ is the Old…

FRI 7/28 @8PM [MUSIC] GREEK JUDAS (at Wayside Tap Room)

Wayside and Bushel are psyched to present Greek Judas—Rebetika AF or as you’ve never heard it before. ** This show…

SAT 6/24 @6PM [BOOK PARTY]: ‘NO FANTASTIC ONE-NIGHT EXPERIENCE: THE PEOPLE’S KITCHEN COOKBOOK’

In the late winter of 2014, artist and chef Augustin Grenèche created a little dinner series called “People’s Kitchen” in…

***POSTPONED*** FRI 6/30 @9PM [SCREENING]: ‘AUGUST LUCEY’ (LATIMER & KARTCH, 2012)

*** POSTPONED (watch this space) *** August Lucey is a satire about a young man trying to find his political identity. A…

IT’S A RAFFLE! >$2,000 IN STUFF… ONLY $5 A TICKET

Post-raffle update: Thanks to everyone who participated! If your name was picked and you weren’t there to get your spoils,…

FRI 5/19 @6:30PM [TALK] ‘THE KITCHEN MYCOLOGIST’ WITH EUGENIA BONE

Join us on May 19 at 7:00 (doors at 6:30) for a 60-minute talk by Eugenia Bone: ‘The Kitchen Mycologist:…

SUNDAY 4/30 @7PM [SCREENING]: ‘PRIVATE VIOLENCE’ (HILL, 2016)

Directed by Cynthia Hill, Private Violence is a 2016 feature-length documentary film that explores a simple, but deeply disturbing fact…

THURS 5/11 @8PM [SCREENING]: ‘MORE REAL THAN REALITY ITSELF’ (A.L. STEINER)

‘A.L. Steiner’s film More Real Than Reality Itself expands the structures of documentary film while challenging its conventional reliance on linear narratives….

SUN 4/23 @6:00PM [TALK]: ‘MICRORADIO: HOW TO BUILD A STATION’ WITH TOM ROE

Join us on Sunday, April 23 from 6:00-8:00PM for a talk and demonstration of the equipment and knowledge needed to…

SAT 4/8 @6:30PM [READING]: SARETTA MORGAN, ADJUA GARGI NZINGA GREAVES, SARAH GERARD

In conjunction with the opening reception for the exhibition Not Even: Poets Make Collage, please join us for readings by three of…

SUN 4/2 @7PM [SCREENING]: ‘BLACK CAT, WHITE CAT’ (Emir Kusturica, 1998)

When gypsy grifter Matko is abruptly swindled by his own partner, he is unable to pay the large debt he…

SUN 3/26 @6:30PM [READING]: NAT BALDWIN & DOUGLAS W. MILLIKEN

Join us for a literary reading by Nat Baldwin (The Red Barn) and Douglas W. Milliken (One Thousand Owls Behind…

[rescheduling due to snow]: ‘UNITED IN ANGER: A HISTORY OF ACT UP’ (JIM HUBBARD & SARAH SCHULMAN, 2012) WITH DISCUSSION

This 90-minute documentary combines archival footage and interviews from the ACT UP Oral History Project to explore ACT UP (the…

SAT 3/11 @6PM [SCREENING]: ‘COLLAPSE OF THE OCEANS’ (MARTHA JEFFRIES, 2016) WITH DIRECTOR Q&A

Documentary director/producer Martha Jeffries joins us for a screening of her recent one-hour feature, part of the Emmy Award-winning ‘Years…

SUN 2/26 @6PM [SCREENING]: ’13th’ (AVA DUVERNAY, 2016)

Ratified in 1865, the 13th amendment states that “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof…

SUN 2/19 @6PM [MOVIE NIGHT]: ‘THE GREAT DICTATOR’ (CHARLIE CHAPLIN, 1949)

Released before the US entered World War II, Chaplin’s first sound film makes famously earnest slapstick satire of a fascist threat the extreme…

SUN 2/19, 2-4PM: SING IT!

On Sunday, February 19th from 2-4, join poet and song-maker Iris Cushing for an afternoon of making fun, silly, and…

SAT 2/11, 12-5PM: SAY IT LOUD: Open Sign-Making Workshop

On Saturday, February 11 from 12-5, join us to make signs. A lot on your mind about the state of…

SUN 2/12, 12-5PM: WRITE IT OUT: Letter-Writing Day

On Sunday, February 12 from 12-5, join us to share your opinions with our elected representatives. Stationery, stamps, addresses, and…

SAT 2/18, 12-5PM: GREETINGS FROM DELHI

On Saturday, February 18th from 12-5, join us for a day of political correspondence as we find inventive ways to…

SUN 1/15 @7PM [SCREENING]: ‘WAYS OF SEEING’ (JOHN BERGER, 1972)

The first screening in Bushel’s “Don’t be fooled” film series will be all four episodes of John Berger’s seminal BBC…

10/7 – 11/12 [EXHIBITION]: BEN SISTO ‘PRESSURE BURNS’

Pressure Burns is a curated collection of oxidized book pages that have been removed from publications on art masters—Renaissance, Baroque…

11/21 – 12/17 [EXHIBITION]: HALEY HUGHES ‘IN SEARCH OF THE WHEEL TURNING MONARCH OR THE WAR OF ALL AGAINST ALL’

Bushel is pleased to present new work by Haley Hughes. Treating image both as charted landscape and unfolding narrative, the…

WED 1/18 @7PM [MOVIE NIGHT]: ‘NETWORK’ (SIDNEY LUMET, 1976)

The first screening in Bushel’s “Mad as Hell” film series can only be Network, Sidney Lumet’s 1976 satirical evisceration of U.S….

OPENING 11/25: FREE STORE

Bushel will host a Free Store during open hours (follow our Instagram and join our mailing list for the most updated…

11/19-1/5 [EXHIBITION] JESSIE HENSON: Works on Paper

Bushel is pleased to present a solo show of recent works on paper by New York-based artist Jessie Henson.   Jessie Henson’s…

10/19 @7PM [MOVIE NIGHT]: SOYLENT GREEN (Richard Fleischer, 1973)

Feeling apocalyptic? Come to the first installment of our eco-apocalypse film series. Watch Charlton Heston uncover a dark government secret in…

10/15-11/14 [EXHIBITION] NIK CLIFFORD & JENNY MILES: I DRANK IN THE VAPOURS & SWALLOWED THE DUST

Bushel is pleased to present the first gallery exhibition of Nik Clifford and Jenny Miles, who work together as graphic…

10/8 @7PM and 8:30PM [PERFORMANCE]: MOVEMENT, MUSIC, OBJECTS AND FILM (messages from the gods)

Dancer/choreographers Victoria Lundell and David Capps are joined by dancer/choreographer/video artist Pooh Kaye for an evening of dance and film,…

9/24 @7PM [PERFORMANCE]: JENNIFER KABAT EXPLORES ‘THE GOOD BAD THINGS’

Does anyone ever really understand what their parents do? In The Good Bad Things, Jennifer Kabat tries to unravel the truth…

CONVERSATION: Claudia Rankine and Mercedes Teixido on Teixido’s drawing machine

On the occasion of Mercedes Teixido’s exhibition at BUSHEL, poet and National Book Award recipient Claudia Rankine asked her friend about…

8/19 @7PM [POETRY READING]: ALI POWER, CLAIRE DONATO & JEFF T. JOHNSON

On Friday, August 19 at 7PM, Bushel welcomes three New York City-based poets to read from their work. Ali Power…

8/13 @3:30PM: CHILDREN’S STORYTELLING AND PLAY WORKSHOP

On Saturday, August 13 from 3:30-4:30, actor-educator Lisa Schreiner Goss will host a storytelling and play-making workshop for kids (age 2…

8/11-8/30: [EXHIBITION] MERCEDES TEIXIDO: SCROLL LEFT SCROLL RIGHT

Bushel is pleased to present recent works on paper from Los Angeles- and Hamden-based artist Mercedes Teixido. The exhibition presents Teixido’s sketchbook-scrolls—unedited…

9/2-10/2: [EXHIBITION] TREVOR WILSON: GRAPHITE DRAWINGS

Bushel is pleased to present recent works on paper from South Kortright-based artist and designer Trevor Wilson. Combining interests in grid-based structures,…

COMMUNITY CLOTHING SWAP

On Saturday, July 23 from 12-5, trade in your gently used clothing and accessories and refresh your wardrobe at our…

7/15-8/5: [EXHIBITION] ALINA AND JEFF BLIUMIS: RECENT WORKS

Bushel is pleased to present new work from NYC- and Andes-based artists Alina and Jeff Bliumis. The pair have worked collaboratively since…

7/15 @6PM: WRITTEN WHILE YOUNG

Inspired by Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids and Mortified, Written While Young is your chance to listen to…

7/14 @8PM: A NIGHT OF DIFFICULT EASY LISTENING AND PSYCH ROCK

At 8:00PM on Thursday, July 14: live musical sounds. Pigeons, from Austerlitz, will perform exploratory psychedelic pop songs. Their latest…

6/24 @8PM: SHORT FILMS FROM THE ‘RURAL ROUTE’ FILM FESTIVAL

The Very Best of the Rural Route Film Festival, Vol. 2 Bushel is pleased to welcome a special screening from…

[EXHIBITION] HEATHER PHELPS-LIPTON: transverse orientation

The photographs and objects on view in transverse orientation mine the intersections of the found, collected, arranged, and made. Borrowing…

MODERN DANCE CLASSES with Vicky Lundell

Dancer and choreographer Vicky Lundell (formerly with Mark Morris Group) teaches an all-levels modern dance class on Wednesday mornings from…

5/27 @7PM : EMILY BRANDT, CHERYL CLARKE, IRIS CUSHING & ELIZABETH ZUBA READ POETRY

Please join us on Friday, May 27th at 7:00pm for a poetry reading featuring writers from Delaware County and New York…

5/18-6/5 | EXHIBITION: SUNY DELHI ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS

SUNY Delhi Studies Architecture Abroad: an exhibition of student work from the 2016 study abroad trip.  Bushel welcomes an exhibition…

5/14 @6pm: BOLLINGER MOTORS ELECTRIC TRUCK PRESENTATION (with Q&A)

We are delighted to welcome Robert Bollinger and his team for an engineering and design presentation of Bollinger Motors’ versatile, all-electric off-road & utility…

5/7 @7PM: SWEDISH AND U.S. POETS READ

Bushel is thrilled to host Swedish poets Johannes Heldén and Mara Lee, visiting from Sweden to read from their new…

4/17-5/14 | EXHIBITION: EMMALEA RUSSO (Edge Edit Mode: Activation 1)

Emmalea Russo is a multidisciplinary writer and artist living in Brooklyn. Using language, sculpture, and photography, she explores edge spaces…

4/8 – 5/15 [EXHIBITION]: ‘NOT EVEN’ : POETS MAKE COLLAGE

Bushel is pleased to present Not Even: Poets Make Collage, a group exhibition on view from April 8 through May 15, 2017….

4/16/16: ‘CREAM RIVER’ READING + MUSIC

Join us at 7:00pm on Saturday, April 16, for a literary + musical event to celebrate a new publication from fellow…

3/25/16: POETRY READING WITH JACKQUELINE FROST AND SARA WINTZ

Sara Wintz was born in Los Angeles and studied literature and writing at Mills College, Oxford University, and Milton Avery…

3/12-3/30 | EXHIBITION: IZUMI INOUE (PRINTS FOR THE CHINESE NEW YEAR)

Artist and designer Izumi Inoue marked the beginning of this year, the Year of the Monkey, the way he has…

2/10-2/13: VALENTINES POP UP SHOP

We are pleased to welcome back Clove & Creek, which is joining forces for this pop-up shop with Heaven on Main…

2/18/16 | EXHIBITION: WE ARE THE STORM from Justseeds and CultureStrike

BUSHEL is proud to present an exhibition of WE ARE THE STORM, a collaboration between Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative and CultureStrike….

BOOK LAUNCH: Yemana Sanders

Join us on Friday, January 22, for the launch of Yamana Sanders’s new book of poems and drawings, along with readings…

DANCE CLASSES: WEST COAST SWING

In February, join Delhi-based dance instructor Jeremy Pickens for four beginner-level, weekly one-hour West Coast Swing dance classes. Lessons will…

CHRISTOPHER BAILEY EXHIBIT 1/7/2016: |flāk||(h)wīt| Vs.|ˌinfrəˈred|

T R A V E L I N G D O W N T H E P S Y C…

INSTAGRAM RESIDENCY: Heather Phelps-Lipton

Beginning on December 27, photographer and Delhi resident Heather Phelps-Lipton will be tending to our Instagram feed, posting photographic responses to BUSHEL and…

DRAWING: THE BODY, SPACE & PROCESS 1/3/16

On Sunday, January 3, join Los Angeles and Hamden-based artist Mercedes Teixido for three 90-minute drawing workshops in one day. Each…

OPEN HOURS

Visit during Open Hours to see (and sometimes participate in) our current exhibition; shop at our free store; browse our…

POP-UP MARKET: 12/21-12/24

From December 21-24, 10am-7pm, Bushel will be home to a temporary incarnation of Clove & Creek : objects for the…

SACRED HARP (SHAPE NOTE) SINGING

[Sacred Harp at Bushel is on hiatus as of June 2016.] Sacred Harp Catskills hosts community singing sessions on the third…

5/20 – 6/15 [EXHIBITION]: REBECCA CHAMBERLAIN ‘HOMATORIUM II’

Opening on Saturday, May 20 (5-7pm) and continuing through mid-June, ‘Homatorium II’ collects work made during and after an artist’s residency…

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