Beacon Artist Union (bau) is a fine art gallery and project space. It is located on 506 Main Street in the heart of Beacon, NY.
It was founded in the fall of 2004 by Gary Jacketti, Harald Plochberger, Kathy Feighery, Christopher Albert, Angelika Rinnhofer and Peter Lannarelli. BAU is a platform for member/artists to experiment, to grow, to exhibit and to market their work. In an effort to bring together all the arts the gallery encourages collaborative and curatorial projects and is hosting events of related disciplines such as: performances, talks, films and music. It opens its doors to emerging, mid-career as well as established artists and tries to build
a vital link to the community.
Tony Moore, Egon Zippe, Gary O'Connell, Elizabeth Winchester, Christopher Staples, Franc Palaia, Vivian Altman, Tom Holmes, Grey Zeien, Joanne Klein, Linda Richichi, Lisa Zukowski, Michael Gaydos, Carla Goldberg, Kirsten Lyon, Carol Flaitz, Ivan Sanders,Brett Phares, Joan Phares, Gamble Staempfli, Naomi Teppich, Herman Roggeman, Richard Cutrona, Faith Adams, Erica Leigh Caginalp, Russ Ritell, David Link, Melissa Robin, Eva Drizhal, Suzy Sureck, Elizabeth Arnold, Samantha Beste, Andrew Rust Barber.