The first planning meeting for Hygienic Art XXXIV will be held at the Hygienic Art Galleries, 79 Bank St., New London, on Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 7 p.m. Interested parties are encouraged to attend and take part in the annual winter arts extravaganza, which includes visual arts, music, theater, poetry, film and fashion components. Concepts for invitation, poster and T-shirt art also will be accepted for consideration.
This year marks the 34th year of the art and performance festival. The main exhibition hosted at the galleries is modeled after the Salon des Independents movement in Paris.
For more information, visit hygienic.org or call Rich Martin at (860) 857-6337 or Vinnie Scarano at (860) 444-6855.