September 7, 2017
Artists were urged to share their interpretations of “Life on and around Eastern Shore waterways” in the current RiverArts exhibit, which opened September 1, 2017 First Friday. This popularly themed show, curated by Barbara and Jack Fancher, was open to all media.
The People’s Choice Award went to Cal Jackson for Touchdown, his photograph of a blue heron, wings spread wide, landing in a marsh. Runner up was Ronn Akins for his painting of an old workboat.
Artwork depicts a ranges from paintings and photographs of sunrise to sunset, Chincoteague ponies, herons and gulls, workboats and pleasure boats, in paint, wood, ceramics and photography.
The exhibit will remain up through October 1, 2017 plenty of time to come in to view the work, and perhaps find a place for a favorite in your home or office.
For more information visit www.chestertownriverarts.org, or call RiverArts at 410 778 6300.
Chestertown RiverArts is located at 315 High Street, Suite 106, Chestertown, MD 21620 – (in the breezeway). Gallery hours are Tuesday – Friday, 11 AM to 4 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM, Sunday 11 AM to 3 PM, and open on First Fridays until 8 PM.