The Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Rock Tavern presents a solo exhibit by award-winning artist Mitchell Saler. On display are 25 of his realistic oil landscape paintings. The exhibit will be on view from August 1 – October 31, 2021. A reception will be held Saturday, September 11 from 4-7pm where you can meet the artist and enjoy light refreshments.

His paintings encompass scenes of the local Hudson Valley area, the Catskills, the Finger Lakes region, and more. In his landscapes, he enjoys conveying vastness, dramatic lighting, and atmospheric effects. Mitchell Saler states, “After the pandemic delayed this exhibit for so long, it is wonderful to finally be holding it at this beautiful location. Thank you to the congregation and the Wallkill River School of Art in Montgomery, NY for coordinating the show.” The exhibit may be viewed by appointment on Friday evenings, Saturdays, and Sundays. To make an appointment, e-mail The Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Rock Tavern is at 9 Vance Road, Rock Tavern, NY. You can also view the show online at

Mitchell Saler is a member of the Salmagundi Club, a Board Member of the Wallkill River School, a member of the North East Watercolor Society, the Goshen Art League, the Orange County Arts Council, the Middletown Art Group, the River Valley Artists Guild, the Monroe Arts Society, and Artists in the Parks. He graduated with an Associate Degree in Visual Arts from SUNY Orange in Middletown, NY, and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Drawing, summa cum laude, from SUNY New Paltz. He has received awards in various art exhibits including two awards from the Salmagundi Club. He lives in Middletown, NY, and teaches an art class at the Mulberry House Senior Center as well as private lessons. His website is He can also be found on Facebook at and on Instagram at