October 2021: Montrose Visual Arts Guild 29th Annual Show

Opening Reception, Friday, Oct. 1, Jazz Piano music by Keaton Greenfield

All month in the Main Gallery
Montrose Visual Arts Guild

Show Judge, Virginia Blackstock

 

Mission

The MVAG is dedicated to promoting public awareness of the visual arts and artists and their significant creative contributions.  The Guild will strive to educate and inspire artists and the interested public through programs, workshops, exhibitions and good fellowship, and pledges itself to encourage high standards of excellence in two and three-dimensional original works in all media.

Officers

PRESIDENT: DEBRA BRADLEY VICE PRESIDENT: HELEN PEMBERTON TREASURER: EVELYN ROLSING SECRETARY: LIN MUSSMAN OFFICERS-AT-LARGE: GERI BATES JODINE BROSCOVAK CELIE MATTESON BARBARA POULIN

Art in Motion

This program is a partnership with local businesses to display local art in their establishment. It is exchanged every four months by the artists involved. The following community businesses support the Guild’s Art in Motion program through the display of Guild members’ art on a rotating basis:

COLORADO WEST OPTHALMOLOGY
GYPSY BELLE
SAN JUAN CHIROPRACTIC
MONTROSE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
MOUNTAIN VIEW THERAPY
SOUTHWEST HEARING SERVICES, INC
MONTROSE REGIONAL LIBRARY
THE COFFEE TRADER

Featured Artists & Shows

2021
January.Marko Marino
February, Wine & Roses
.. Musician, Nick Carozza concert
March, Gary Ratcliff
..  Fiber Arts Exhibit
April, Joan Anderon
May, Tim Brady
June, Square Deal Fundraiser
July, Jeff Ellingson
August,
Natalie Heller, solo show
..
The Rood Collection, 19th century art
September, Pat Jeffers, solo show
... Deb Barr, Singer/songwriter
October, MVAG
November, Clear Way of SeeingJulia Reid, Cristin Johnson, Jenny McIntyre
December, Cheri Isgreen, Solo Show
December, Bill Wilson & Apprentices
December, MVAG Miniature Show

2020
February, Mike Simpson
March, Sheryl Williams
July Barbara Kendrick, pastel
October, Bonnie Heidbrak, photography
December - Mary Pat Ettinger, paintings

2019
December, Virginia Blackstock