The nonprofit Sharon Arts Center will present its 65th Annual Members Exhibition from Jan. 13 to Feb. 27, 2012. Sponsored by Sequoya Technologies, the exhibition is a continuing tradition for the Monadnock region and a major display of art by Sharon Arts members, students, and faculty. Included in the exhibit are paintings, prints, sculpture, ceramics, textiles and more.
"Sharon Arts is proud to celebrate the 65th anniversary of our Members Exhibition," says Gallery Director Camellia Sousa. "This is a show that highlights our community of artists and our history."
A series of artist demonstrations on Saturday afternoons throughout the show has also been planned to be held on Saturdays in January and February from noon to 3 pm.
In January the demonstrations will be: Joann Tierney on acrylic painting Jan. 14; Mary Iselin on oil painting Jan. 21; and Ella Rankin on needle felting Jan. 28. The February demonstrations will be: Shana Brautigaum on ceramics (handbuilding) Feb. 4; Holly Alderman on mixed media Feb. 11; Phil Bean on oil painting Feb. 18; and Ken Fiery on oil painting Feb. 25.
Admission is free to all events and ample parking is available. The Exhibition Gallery is open Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm. For more information, call (603) 924-7676 and see www.sharonarts.org.