A public reception on Friday,
September 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Wiley Art
Gallery will mark the opening of a new show titled
Images of Autumn. Artwork in this exhibit will be
on display from September 22 through October.14.
Walnuts falling, ripe persimmons, and
vibrant colors announce the arrival of fall in
southern Indiana. Black eyed Susans, purple
ironweed, and bright yellow goldenrods decorate
fields and roadside ditches. These gorgeous fall
colors inspire the artists and photographers of the
Lawrence County Art Association to celebrate the
magic of autumn with brush and lens.
The autumn show is a perfect place to
get ready for fall and discover the perfect print,
canvas, or photo for your home. The Wiley House gift
shop also offers affordable arts and crafts for
During all seasons the Lawrence
County Art Association welcomes new members who have
an interest in the arts. No matter the level of
skill, talent, and experience—everyone is welcome.
Members may display and sell their work in five
different Lawrence County locations. The group
offers classes and workshops, with a photography
workshop planned for later this year. Afternoon
painting sessions each Thursday are open to the
public to learn, paint, or observe, beginning at
12:30 p.m. at the gallery
Wiley Art Center is located at 14th and J Streets in
downtown Bedford. Hours are Thursdays and Fridays 1
to 5 pm and Saturdays 9 am to 1 pm. The Rose
Brenner show will be in place through August 19th.