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Our Mission is to promote art and art education in the community and among its members. To encourage and promote a public interest and understanding of art; to create and develop a closer relationship between art and the community and further the education and artistic development of its members.

Monday, March 10, 2014

The Renaissance Gallery Steps out

Many Faces of Art

Artists of the Renaissance Art Gallery

Tuesday March 18, 2014, a new show will open across the river in Proctorville. The “Many Faces of Art” featuring all the artists of the Renaissance Art Gallery will open at Ohio University Proctorville Center. Reception is from 6-8 Tuesday evening.

Everyone in the gallery has been working for months to bring new art to this exhibition. “The Many Faces of Art: The Artists of the Renaissance” will run from March 18-April 29, 2014, at

Ohio University Proctorville Center
111 Private Drive,
Proctorville, OH 45669.


Art Walk:

Again the Renaissance Art Gallery will provide an art walk for the opening of Arts Resources in the Tri-State’s presentation of “Pirates of Penzance” March 21, 22 and 23.  Tri-state






Art Classes

With the spring thaw, art classes are again being held at the Renaissance Art Gallery.

Monday painting class is from 10-12 am. Fern Christian leads painters through the mysteries of composition, color and control. She also leads a Saturday Morning class from 10-Noon. Contact Fern for more information at 304-453-3187. Wednesday is a relaxing day for everyone, with work in graphite and other media drawing. Classes start at 12:00 and run through 7:30 with a flexible schedule for both adults and school aged artists. Sue Tschantz would welcome you to the study of fine art. Contact her at 304-552-2006 or by e-mail at gallerywv@yahoo.com.  Pati Payne will be taking students this spring for Introduction to Watercolor. Contact Pati at 740-533-1516 or email pati.payne@yahoo.com.

We will also be having workshops in many media and subjects such as photography, encaustics, ATC's, Metalpoint and other drawing media.

The Renaissance Art Gallery

900 8th Street, Suite #20

Huntington, WV 25701


Gallery (304) 525-3235

Appointments: (304) 453-3187


1 comment:

  1. For your art classes, I would recommend to have your students install the ArtGuru application on their smartphones. It features the ability to provide info about a painting, such as it's current location the artist and year.