Exhibits

Gallery: Art Connections Gallery 123 N. Main Street on the Square in La Grange, Texas.
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Monday, March 08, 2010

Juried Exhibition, Austin Pastel Society

We went to the Corridor of Art yesterday and hung the paintings for the

2009 ANNUAL JURIED MEMBER EXHIBITION
ARTIST RECEPTION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

There will be a reception and awards ceremony at:

The Corridor of Art
7th & Lavaca
Austin, TX 78701

Free parking in garage at 8th & Guadalupe

Sunday, March 21, 2010

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

The reception is open to all. Hope to see you there!

It will be a nice afternoon. In addition to the 50 beautiful pastel paintings, there will be refreshments, a show catalog for sale, a raffle of a print of the best of show last year with money going to the scholarship fund, the winner of the scholarship for this year, Isabel Simpson and one of her paintings and much more. It is a chance to meet the artists and get to know more about the Austin Pastel Society.

These photos aren't great (sorry and I took the paintings at an angle to avoid the glare) as the lights weren't on but it gives you a slight idea of the show. There are these two walls full and a back wall with 6 large paintings as well.

The long Corridor of Art.

Regina Burchett's nocturnal painting of Congress Avenue in Austin with the Capital at the center.

My painting, Hill Country Autumn.

7 comments:

Sheila said...

This is so cool Jo! Your painting looks great up on the wall of fine works. I know I've already congratulated you but Congrats again for getting into such a prestigious show!

Jo Castillo said...

Hi, Sheila. Thank you so much. There are many great artists in our group.

Regina Calton Burchett said...

It's a really exceptional show - I'm glad I'm not a judge. And thank you for posting my painting too!

Jo Castillo said...

Regina, thank you. You are most welcome, I hope lots of people come to the show.

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

Jo: Your painting is very nice, love the Fall colors.

Teresa said...

Would love to have gone... but your art looks GREAT hanging in an exhibition! So professional!

Jo Castillo said...

Teresa, it would be fun to meet you somewhere. Maybe when we drive to Kentucky sometime! Thank you.

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I Grew up in a small town , Magdalena, New Mexico. I enjoy art and the pleasure other people get from my work. I always donate some of my sales and art to charities, especially for children. That started in Bolivia with Para los NiƱos. (Link on sidebar) "I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colors. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns." -- Winston Churchill

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