The Gallery in the News


  • “10 Exhibits to See in Upstate New York This March,” Taliesin Thomas, Hyperallergic, Feb 28, 2024. Read here.
  • “Carl Sprague: Setting the Stage, Staff pick,” Chronogram, January 30, 2024. Read here.
  • “Carl Sprague: Setting the Stage featured on WAMC’s Rogovoy Report. WAMC, January 26, 2024. Read here.
  • Carl Sprague spoke with WAMC’s Sarah LaDuke about his exciting career during a recent walk through of his current show at Opalka Gallery. WAMC, Jan 24, 2024. Listen here.
  • Carl Sprague, artist for Wes Anderson others focus of Opalka Exhibit, Times Union,Jan 22, 2024. Read here.
  • Russell Sage College’s Opalka Gallery to host exhibit of film design Carl Sprague. Daily Gazette, January 20, 2024. Read here.


  • What’s in a Name? Opalka exhibit takes a crack at it, Albany Times Union, September 27, 2023. Read here.
  • The Great Migration Viewed Emotively in Opalka’s Layered Exhibit, Albany Times Union, March 20, 2023. Read here.


  • Opalka’s terrific ‘Shifting Gaze’ exhibit tackles perceptions, Albany Times Union, Oct. 26, 2021. Read here.
  • ‘Shifting Gaze’ at Opalka Gallery in Albany breaks boundaries about identity and culture, Daily Gazette, November 13, 2021. Read here.
  • Mohawk Hudson Regional worth the venue journey, Daily Gazette, September 30, 2021. Read here.
  • Mohawk Hudson Regional happening at three venues this year, Albany Times Union, Sept. 12 2021. Read here.
  • Timothy Cahill reviews the Photo Regional on the Get Visual blog. Read here.
  • Collar Works Radio’s Justin Baker interviews Photo Regional juror Jayana LaFountaine and artist Tyler Ki-Re, Listen here.
  • WOOC Media Sanctuary Radio’s Andrea Cunliffe interviews Judie Gilmore & Photo Regional juror Anna Schupack. Listen here.
  • Robert Cooper features the Photo Regional on his YouTube show “The Gallery.” April 3, 2021. Watch here.
  • Justin Baker of Collar Works Radio interviews Terry Conrad, Feb. 12, 2021. Listen here
  • Opalka’s ‘Object Permanence” looks at simultaneous absence, presence, Albany Times Union, Feb. 18, 2021. Read here.
  • On Exhibit: Terry Conrad use found objects in printmaking, Daily Gazette, January 27, 2021. Read more.
  • Opalka, library branches hook up for art’s sake, Tresca Weinstein, Times Union, Jan. 5, 2021. Read here.


  • Artists Need Elbow Room for Opalka’s Unraveling exhibit, Times Union, November 16, 2020. Read here.
  • There’s an “Unraveling” at Sage’s Opalka Gallery, Daily Gazette, October 28, 2020. Read here.
  • Infinite Uncertainty to Open at Opalka in Albany, Daily Gazette, August 27, 2020.
  • Opalka Offers First Look at Art Made During Pandemic. Albany Times Union. September 15, 2020. Read more.
  • Listen to Opalka director Judie Gilmore and juror Julie Torres discuss Infinite Uncertainty with Joe Donahue on WAMC’s Roundtable. September 28, 2020. Listen here.
  • JoAnne Carson Interviewed by Justin Baker for Collar Works Radio, February 25, 2020. Listen here.
  • On Exhibit: Works of Longtime UAlbany Professor on View at Opalka, Daily Gazette, February 13, 2020. Read here.
  • JoAnne Carson: Rise Up and Shine! at Opalka: Exhibit Shows Range of Artist’s Creative Work, Albany Times Union, January 30, 2020. Read more
  • 11 Must-See Hudson Valley Art Exhibits in February, Chronogram, February 1, 2020. Read here.
  • JoAnne Carson: Rise Up and Shine! at Opalka Gallery, WAMC Roundtable interview with Sarah LaDuke, January 28, 2020. Listen here.
  • JoAnne Carson’s Garden of Earthly Delights, Art & Object, January 20, 2020. Read here.
  • Rear View: Life Examined at Pine Hills Library, Albany Times Union, January 9, 2020. Read here.
  • Culture Booster, 8 Exhibits to Check Out. Chronogram, January 1, 2020. Read more.