Tag: art

‘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 […]

New Mercer Gallery exhibit to open on March 25

Examples of “The Beauty Mask” exhibit, which will go on display at the Mercer Gallery at Garden City Community College March 25 – April 25. GARDEN CITY — The Mercer Gallery of Art at Garden City Community College is hosting Morgan Ford Willingham and “The Beauty Mask,” a month-long exhibit […]

Paintings & prints featured at Front Door Gallery

A new exhibit featuring 13 paintings, prints and other pieces of artwork from the Finney County Historical Museum’s collection of objects and artifacts is now on display. “Painted and Printed, Perspectives from the Past by Local and Area Artists,” is featured in the museum’s Front Door Gallery, a small space […]

Banner Art Walk set for Saturday

  The 11th annual Banner Art Walk gets underway this Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. in downtown Garden City. According to Garden City Downtown Vision, 50 hand-painted banners are being featured on downtown light poles this fall and will later be auctioned during the Banner Art Auction. The banners […]

‘Southwest Psychedelia’ exhibit opens in Mercer Gallery

The Garden City Community College Fine Arts Department is pleased to present “Southwest Psychedelia” a mixed genre exhibition by Isaac and Shawna Sandoval in Mercer Gallery for the month of February 2018. For “Southwest Psychedelia,” they integrate the idea of space, family, place, and traditional Mexican, Indian, and cowboy imagery […]

Art opportunities abound on First Friday

Members of the public are invited to view a variety of art produced by local artists during Garden City Arts monthly First Friday Art Walk this Friday, Sept. 1, between 4 and 9 p.m. Participants can come and go at their own leisure at each art stop between the hours […]

New show at Mercer Gallery

Garden City Community College is presenting Robert Gerhardt’s “Muslim American/American Muslim” now through September 27 at the Mercer Gallery on campus. . Bob Gerhardt earned a bachelor’s degree in anthropology and art history from the College of Holy Cross (1999) and an MFA in photography from Lesley University College of […]

Spreading random acts of kindness

By SCOTT AUST If you happen to see a brightly painted rock one of these days, go ahead and pick it up. It’s likely been left there intentionally to brighten your day. Earlier this month, Garden City native Stephanie Releford began placing a batch of 40 rocks she painted, some […]