MVAG Neews

Last Friday of the Month

May 25
Calico Rock Museum
Art Gallery

contact Susan Mink for more info.

June 29
9 - noon
For Painters Only

Plein Air Painting
Members are invited to paint
in one of the local gardens.
watch for more information.

David Rockerfeller Collection
sold in a three day auction last week raising $646 Million for charity. Monet's Water Lily in Bloom brought $84.7 million. (Late in life Monet destroyed 15 of his canvases because they didn't sell!!!)

A Matisse brought $80 Million and a Picasso from his Rose Period sold for $11.5.

Don't destroy those unsold works of art!

Possible ART Trips???

Two exhibits worth seeing!!

Delta Exhibition

Arkansas Art Center
Little Rock
May 25 - Aug 26

Thirty-one artists including Mountain View's own Dusty Mitchell. This is a juried show with $2500 top award.
Worth Seeing...

Crystal Bridges
Galleries Redesigned

Visitors are lead through three themes in the redesigned spaces. The first thing in the new space is a 28 ft. painting by Nari Ward entitled 'We the People'. Touchscreen information has been added to some exhibits and some mini exhibits will rotate more frequentlly.
Exhibited works include both the Chrystal Bridges permanent collection and works loaned by other museums.