April 26, 2016

Art Shows

Community Art Galleries of Collierville presents

Museum- Richard Mendius (Jan 11Feb 22)- Richard Mendius , a resident of Collierville, is a 73 painter/ sculpture who has applied his artistic ability in various industries, including the medical field,commercial art, and photography. Mr. Mendius sees art as his personal calling in life and his show will take “a retrospective glimpse” of his talents over the years.

 

Harrell Theater- Bob Crane-(Jan 11Feb 22)- Currently, residing in Rossville, Bob Crane is a self-taught painter who thrives on painting in different mediums. For Mr. Crane, painting plays an immense part in his life and is a”cathartic” process that flows naturally from hand to brush.

 

Town Hall- Collierville High School (Jan 27Feb 22)-  This show will feature winners of the 2017 Mid-South Scholastic Art Award from Collierville High School. The Scholastic Award is juried annually by the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art.

These exhibits are presented by the Morton Museum, the Collierville Arts Council and the Town of Collierville.

The Collierville Arts Council is a part of that experience and works to encourage, exhibit and promote this fine arts’ creativity. In addition, Collierville Community Art Galleries were created for the public to showcase artwork for the encouragement and development of artistic expression, and to nurture greater appreciation for art in our community. Each year, the Morton Museum and the Collierville Arts Council collaborate to develop this yearlong rotation of exhibitions in our three galleries.

Take advantage of these exhibitions by visiting our free public galleries. They are located at the Collierville Town Hall, 500 Poplar View Parkway with hours Monday- Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm; the Harrell Performing Arts Theatre, 440 W. Powell Road with hours Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm and during performances; and at the Morton Museum, 196 N. Main Street with hours Tuesday-Saturday, 10:00am-4:00pm.

All galleries are wheelchair accessible.

For exhibition criteria and more detailed information covering our 2016 Exhibition Schedule, click here.

View our Application Requirements or Email Museum@ci.collierville.tn.us for more information. Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis.

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