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Johnson Center to honor exhibition artists with reception Thursday

first_imgLatest Stories By Jaine Treadwell You Might Like Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By The Penny Hoarder Print Article Email the author The Johnson Center for the Arts exhibitions include nationally and internationally acclaimed artists but Alabama artists are at the heart of the Johnson Center.“We are always excited to show the work of our Alabama artists,” said Wiley White, JCA exhibition coordinator. “Alabama can claim some of the most outstanding artists in all mediums including Gary Chapman and Terry Strickland, whose work is now on exhibit at the Johnson Center for the Arts in downtown Troy.”Chapman’s “All Over the Place” and Strickland’s “Figuratively Speaking” exhibitions opened on March 1 and are attracting great interest among community patrons of the arts. Sponsored Content On Thursday, the JCA will host an artists’ reception from 6 until 8 p.m. for Chapman and Strickland who both live and work in the Birmingham area. There will be an ArtTalk featuring both artists at 6:30 p.m. Following the ArtTalk, the artists will take questions from the audience.“The reception is a great opportunity for our community to come out and meet Gary and Terry and view their artwork, which is amazing,” White said. “Gary and Terry sent out invitations so we are expecting art patrons from the Birmingham area to be here as we recognize these outstanding Alabama artists.”White said visiting artists are always complimentary of the Johnson Center, which they say is an outstanding space for art. Book Nook to reopen Published 10:24 pm Monday, March 12, 2018center_img Skip Johnson Center to honor exhibition artists with reception Thursday Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson “Our last exhibition was found objects art,” White said. “These two exhibits, ‘All Over the Place’ and ‘Figuratively Speaking’ are different styles of art that balance each other. We invited the community to join us for the artists’ reception on Thursday night to show these Alabama artists’ how much we appreciate them.”Chapman’s work was selected and published in  “Alabama Masters: Artists and their Work.” He has received grants and fellowships including a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Painting from the Southern Arts Federation, and Individual Artist Fellowships from the Alabama State Council on the Arts. The Joan Mitchell Foundation named Chapman a Legacy Artist. His work has been published in more than 20 catalogs and books.  Two charged with murder after missing man found dead Two people have been charged with murder after police found the body of a missing man in rural Pike County… read more Strickland began devoting herself to painting full time in 2005. Her work has won numerous awards and been widely collected and published. Terry’s work, classified as Post-Contemporary Realism, is a combination of technical mastery and depth of content, in which skill and concept are held in equal regard. Strickland’s highly realistic and refined figurative paintings in oil have been shown extensively in galleries and museums throughout the United States. Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img

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