Lake Carmel Arts Center
640 Route 52
Kent Lakes, NY 10512

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Office hours:
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Mon., Wed. & Fri.; other times by appointment.

845 228-AOTL (2685)

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Reserve the dates!

June 9th and 10th, the Putnam County Dance Project will be participating in the global event, Global Water Dances. This is a wonderful world wide bi-annual dance and music event that promotes the need for clean water world wide. Please stay tuned for more details. This will take place on Arts on the Lake's outdoor concert lawn


Life Drawing is Cancelled for this evening3/14/23

Due to the weather, Life Drawing is cancelled for Tuesday 3/14/2023

You Must Remember This . . . .

     Link to Malachy McCourt at 91.

     Link to Malachy at Arts on the Lake in 2018.

Justification for what we do.

     Link to The Power of Art in a Political Age.

And to flip the coin, evicted artist spends last few hundred to get work into Guggenheim and Met.

     Link to I've lived in New York for 13 years and earn $64,000. Why am I being evicted now?

Life Drawing is Cancelled for this evening 2/28/23

Life Drawing Session is cancelled for this evening  because of the snow.


We resume as usual next week!

Life Drawing is Cancelled for this week 2/14/23

Hello All:

We are cancelling Life Drawing for this week as we couldn't schedule a model and a number of regulars are not able to make it on Valentine's Day. We resume next week.

Thank You.


Intensive Painting Postponed

Alex Shundi's Intensive Painting Class scheduled for Tuesday, Dec 27 is postponed until January 3rd. 

Special Thank You

We are happy to announce that our annual Holiday Cookie/Affordable Art Event and Train Display was a grand success!

This important winter fundraiser was made possible thanks to the AOTL volunteers, all the bakers, artisans and train village business sponsors.

Thank you to the community for your warm response and continued support of the event.
100% of money raised will help fund events and programs at the center in the coming months.

Special thanks to the winner of the 50/50 raffle who kindly donated the winnings back to the center.

We wish everyone peace and joy this holiday season and a happy and healthy new year filled with music, art, entertainment and shared experiences. 


Ghosts of the Titanic rescheduled for January.

With a healthy cast and new insight, Ghosts of the Titanic has now been rescheduled for Sunday, January 8, at 3 pm. Previous purchases are still valid, new reservations and info here.