Greater Hudson Heritage Network's Awards for Excellence program seeks to recognize and commend exceptional efforts among GHHN members. Awards are made to projects that exemplify creativity and professional vision resulting in a contribution to the preservation and interpretation of the historic scene, material culture and diversity of the region.
The following organizations from Ulster County will be honored on Oct. 16 at the GHHN Creativity Connects Annual Conference at SUNY Purchase College in Purchase, N.Y.:
Friends of Historic Kingston - This award is in recognition of the community collaboration and documentation in the creation of the exhibition and publication "Kingston--The IBM Years".
Friends of Historic Kingston - This award is in recognition of the exhibition "Jervis McEntee: Kingston's Artist of the Hudson River School".
Hudson Valley Visual Art Collections Consortium - This award is in recognition for new technology utilized in the creation of the Art of the Hudson Valley and Beyond: The Digital Collections of the Hudson Valley Visual Art Collections Consortium.
For more information, please visit www.greaterhudson.org.