“Empowering Creative Minds”

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Sunday, January 31, 2016

Library Show

The Frances McEwen Library Show

This show is dedicated to one of our founding members, Frances McEwen.  She believed that everyone should have the chance to enjoy art.  The library show brings the art to the public in an easy and casual way.

Over 20 artists have works displayed in the show including leatherwork, pottery, basketry, and art of all media.

The show is open for viewing on February 1 through February 28th at the Oxford/Lafayette Public Library during regular library hours.

A meet and greet the artists' reception will be held on February 13th from 2-4.  The public is invited to attend. 

Friday, January 22, 2016

Sargent Program Postponed

Due to the weather conditions, the "Seeing Sargent Face to Face" will be rescheduled for a later time.  We regret any inconvenience, but roads and bridges are expected to refreeze this evening. 


We will post new date as soon as it is finalized.

Saturday, January 9, 2016

"Seeing Sargent Face to Face"

OAG Presents

"Seeing Sargent Face to Face"

Jerrod Partridge is a well known Jackson, Mississippi artist and portrait painter.

He will be share his experiences and insights gained in reproducing John Singer Sargent's Portrait of Albert de Belleroche, c. 1882 at the Mississippi Museum of Art last year.


 The program will be held at the University of Mississippi Museum on Saturday, January 23 at 10:00.



Coffee and Pastries provided by Oxford Artists' Guild.

The public is invited to attend this incredible program.




Saturday, December 19, 2015

Congratulations!

Congratulations to Kurre Luber for having the winning bid on the Laquon Treadwell painting!  All the proceeds will be going to the annual Youth Art show to be held at the Powerhouse in March.

For all those talented area youth, be on the look out for information on entering the show.  Details will be released soon!  Start creating that awesome artwork!


Monday, November 16, 2015

Winners of the 2015 People's Choice Award


Oxford Artists' Guild would like to thank everyone for coming to the opening reception for the Powerhouse show on November 10th. 

It was a fun time with friends, good food, great music by Bill Perry and fabulous art!

The exhibition will be open to the public until December 18 from 9 until 5. 

Don't forget to bid for the painting of Laquon Treadwell by Charles Chapin.  All proceeds go to the youth art show held every year in March.


Here are the winners of the People's Choice Awards.

Winners of the 2015 Powerhouse People's Choice!

 

Best in Show:


 Tiffeny Owens
Amazing Grace...
Acrylic


 
 
 

1st Place:

Lori Blaylock
Frozen Dreams
Oil on Canvas
 
 

 
 
 

2nd Place:

Linda Peters
Cherry Blossom Explosion
Oil on Canvas

 

 


 
 

3rd Place

Stan O'Dell
Shapes and Patterns
Graphite on Paper



 


 








4th Place

 
Pam Locke
Ventress Spring and Big Blue
Watercolors
 



 







5th Place

Charles Chapin
Blues Jam at Dockery Farms
Acrylic


Honorable Mention

 

Cindy Aune - Softly and ? - Acrylic
 

 





 June Pryor - Autumn Glory - Acrylic
 





 Evan Parks - Sunflowers - Oil

 

 
 
 
 
 
Favorite New Member:


 Carol Roark - Azeleas and Therapy - Oil



 
 
 

 
 





Best Crafter:

Cecil Bowers - Spider Bowl and Inside Out Candlestick

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Friday, November 6, 2015

The Biggest, Baddest Art Show!



Oxford Artists' Guild presents it's annual show. 

Over 70 pieces of art are on display and for sale at the Powerhouse in Oxford, MS.

Works may be viewed Monday through Friday between 9 and 5 and after hours during special events.

Visual arts of all media are included such as watercolor, acrylic, oil, mixed media, basketry, leatherwork, woodwork, and pottery.

Join us for a meet the artist reception on Tuesday, November 10th between 6 and 8.  Bill Perry will be performing for your entertainment.

Appetizers and cocktails are available and the ever popular People's Choice Voting event will take place.

An opportunity to bid for Charles Chapin's painting inspired by Laquon Treadwell is open from now until December 18th.  All proceeds benefit the Youth Art Show which is held every March at the Powerhouse.  Minimum bid is $300. 

 
Artists
 
Andi Bedsworth
Evan Parks
Mary Margaret Hickman
Caren Watts
Fergie Crill
Marya Paolillo
Carol Roark
Hanne Gaycken
Nancy A. Mitchell
Carol Smith
Janet Barnes
Pam Locke
Catherine Smith
Jim Hendrix
Rachel Jamison Sledge
Cecil Bowers
Jonathan Smith
Samantha Kay Breeding
Charles Chapin
June Pryor
Stan O’Dell
Cindy Aune
Katherine Adams
Susan Rose
Debbie Myers
Lee Ann O’Keefe
Tammy Oliver Cook
Dirk Van Oostendorp
Linda Peters
Tiffeny R. Owens
Dr. John Cook
Mark Barnes
Vicki Stevens
Ed Tropp
Lori Leigh Blaylock