Tag: art

New Art Exhibition “Stages” Now at Mercer Gallery

The Mercer Gallery is pleased to bring in the University of Kansas Painting Club to wrap up the visiting artists for the 2020/21 academic year. “Stages”, an art exhibition featuring painting students at different points, periods, or steps in their lives, careers, and education, is showcased at The Mercer Gallery […]

GCHS Art Students Receive Awards

Garden City High School art students recently received word on how they ranked in the second annual Mercer Gallery Art Show that took place December 21st through February 5th.  The show was juried by Garden City Community College art students.  Garden City High School winners include: Best in Show was […]

Color & Canon Art Exhibition Coming to Mercer Gallery

The Mercer Gallery is pleased to host Nick Geankoplis,Kyle Johns, and Flor Widmar from February 16th to March 12th. The exhibition titled Color &Canon will feature recent artwork from the artistic trio along with a select group of ceramicstudents’ artwork.Widmar is currently instructing ceramics at Emporia State University, while Geankoplis […]

MERCER GALLERY HOSTING FORT HAYS STATE DRAWING MAJORS EXHIBITION

A new exhibition opened today at the Garden City Community College Mercer Gallery entitled “Fort Hays State University Drawing Majors” and will run through Sept. 11, 2020.   The exhibit is hosted by FHSU Drawing Professor, Amy Schmierbach and features drawing majors: Chandler Reich, Kammy Kennelley-Downs, Kourtney Sweet, Jared Ean Jennings, […]

2020 Banners on Display

The banners for the 2020 Banner Art Walk are now on display along Main Street in Downtown Garden City. The banners were hung last week on the light posts lining Main Street and a few side streets. The Banner Art Project began in 2008 and has steadily gained popularity over […]

District Art Show People’s Choice Awards

Garden City Public Schools held a School District Art Show November 21st through December 20th at the Educational Support Center, 1205 Fleming Street. The show featured works from all the schools in the district from kindergarten to 12th grade.  The community also had an opportunity to vote for their favorite […]

Mercer Gallery October Exhibit Featuring Gerald Moore

The Mercer Gallery at GCCC will showcase “More than Fifty Years and Maybe, Fifty More”, a retrospective art show by Gerald Moore, from Oct. 4 through Oct. 25.   An opening reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 4, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  All events are free and open […]

‘Art of the Cowboy’ western art show featured this week

Western State Bank is presenting “Art of a Cowboy” Western Art Show featuring the star of Oklahoma’s ‘Art of a Cowboy’ reality TV show, southwest Kansas native Steve Boaldin, from 5 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, at 1500 E. Kansas Ave. View western-themed art from several southwest Kansas artists. […]

Friends turn shared experiences into art exhibit

GARDEN CITY — Artist Robin Valenzuela and Writer Angie Haflich, both of Garden City, will present (r)evolve, an art exhibit with a twist, tonight at Garden City Arts. The exhibit features Valenzuela’s acrylic abstracts, along with prose written by Haflich. The art and the writings are about the emotions one […]