Many thanks to Julie Eckert for this report and photos: What a great partnership, the Belleville Art Association and the Hastings County Historical Society! Artists provided their artistic interpretations of historic scenes which the Historical Society has matched with heritage photos and extremely interesting descriptions. The open reception held Thursday brought in a nice crowd and there was quite a buzz with the interpretations. It [...]
Nancy Sherk sends this report about our show in Stirling (thank you Nancy for all the photos, too): The BAA 55th Anniversary Art Show is on view in the Stirling library Art Gallery. Staff dropped in while we were hanging the show and we had many positive comments about how attractive the show looked and what beautiful paintings were exhibited. I hope you will get [...]
Thank you to Julie Eckert for the following text and images of some of the artwork currently at the John M Parrott Gallery: "The preview for the art pieces so generously donated by 50 regional artists was held September 5th at the John M. Parrot Art Gallery, Belleville. We should be proud, for Belleville Art Association members were very well represented. Art pieces will be [...]
The Hanging Team met today and accomplished the delightful task of hanging 120+ paintings at the gallery. All artwork measures 12" X 12", and all are priced at $100. What a great opportunity to add to your art collection! The "One by One" Show will hang during the months of July and August. New work will replace artwork as it sells, so there will always [...]
After several years of being rained out, BAA members finally celebrated a June Paint Out today at the home of Jan Coombs. Sunny skies, warm temperatures, and exciting vistas inspired artists to create in their chosen medium. Thank you to Jan Coombs for the photos. (Click on any image to enlarge).
BAA friends and art lovers participated in a delightful gathering for the opening reception of our current show 'Vintage Connection'. In addition, we celebrated the accomplishments of Arts Recognition Award winner Joan Reive, and we also snagged our 100th member: Marina Boretski, owner/operator of Boretski Gallery! Welcome Marina! A few photos to demonstrate some of the fun of being a BAA member: