Self-taught Artists from Appalachia
In the John and Ruth McGee Gallery (lower level):
“Independent Vision: Self-taught Artists from Appalachia” features approximately 100 pieces of art from the Ramona Love Lampell and Millard Lampell Collection.
The artists include sculptors, painters, wood carvers and basket makers who have drawn upon their life experiences, knowledge of the natural environment, and readily available materials, such as wood, clay, stone, house paint and found objects, to create their art.
Studio Window: The Prints of Grace Martin Taylor
Opening: Friday, September 16, 2016
7:30 – 9:00 pm
Deem Print Gallery
Art Museum of WVU
Explore the complete prints of West Virginia artist Grace Martin Taylor (1903-1995), one of America’s innovative printmakers of the 20th century. This exhibition of her important white-line color woodblock and black-and-white linoleum prints shows the artistic range of a prolific artist who contributed significantly to developments in modern art in West Virginia.