The Arts & Culture Alliance is pleased to present a new group exhibition featuring six regional artists opening Friday, July 6, at 5:00 PM in the Balcony of the Emporium Center:
+ Evelyn M. Bryant (Townsend) – Figurative and whimsical equine sculptures
+ Dawn Hawkins (Powell) – Acrylic and watercolor abstracts; www.thruthelookingglassmurals.com
+ J. Austin Jennings (Dayton, OH) – A combination of bold acrylic paint and cut-paper collage that takes mixed media to a new level; http://jaustinjennings.blogspot.com
+ Mary Klopfer (Fort Wayne, IN) – Charcoal and graphite drawings
+ Işik Sönmez (Crossville) – Oil on canvas with a palette knife
The group exhibition will be displayed in the Balcony at the Emporium Center, 100 S. Gay Street, from July 6-27. An opening reception will take place as part of First Friday activities on July 6 from 5 to 9 p.m. with complimentary hors d’oeuvres. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM with additional hours on Saturday, July 7, from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more information, call the Arts & Culture Alliance at 865-523-7543 or visit www.knoxalliance.com.
About the Arts & Culture Alliance
The Arts & Culture Alliance serves and supports a diverse community of artists, arts organizations, and cultural institutions. The Alliance receives financial support from the Tennessee Arts Commission (www.tn.gov/arts) and First Tennessee Foundation (www.firsttennesseefoundation.com).