“Empowering Creative Minds”

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See the Local Art tab for art featuring scenes of Oxford.

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Saturday, November 19, 2016

Biggest, Baddest Art Show in Progress!

The annual Biggest, Baddest Art Show is in progress!

If you haven't had a chance to view the extraordinary talent, come by anytime to the Powerhouse between 9 and 5 Monday through Friday and after hours for special events.

The show will be available until December 19th. 

The show was professionally judged this year by Caron Gallery in Tupelo.  In addition, all reception attendees voted on their favorite work!

Winners are:

Best in Show:  Cecil Bower  - Wooden Vase

1st:   Patricia Weathersby - Xavier - Acrylic

2nd:  Catherine Smith - Moo - Watercolor

3rd:  Debbie Myers - Sunflowers - Watercolor/Mixed Media

Honorable Mention:  Nancy Mitchell - Shoreline - Acrylic

Peoples' Choice:  Tammy Oliver Cook - "Last Light" - Oil

Best in Show - Cecil Bowers

1st - Xavier - Patricia Weathersby

2nd - Moo - Catherine Smith

3rd - Sunflowers - Debbie Myers

Honorable Mention - Shoreline - Nancy Mitchell

To bad, so sad - You missed out on these works!  Jim Hendrix - Early Morning Courthouse, Barbara Baine - Excavating, Caren Watts - 50's Floral, and Janet Barnes - Taylor Grocery are already sold! 

Early Morning Courthouse - Jim Henrix

Excavation - Barbara Baine

Taylor Grocery - Janet Barnes

50's Floral - Caren Watts

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Biggest, Baddest Art Show!

The annual Biggest, Baddest Art Show is in progress at the Powerhouse!

The show will exhibit now until December 19th.

Works may be viewed from 9-5 and after hours during special events.

Please join us for a meet the artists reception on Tuesday, November 15th from 6-8.

Winners of the juried show will be announced and all attendees will have a chance to vote for their favorite work!

Bill Perry will be performing throughout the evening.

Appetizers and beverages will be served and the public is invited to attend.

Here are a few of the  over 50 paintings that are on display.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Fall Into Art

Oxford Artists' Guild presents

Fall Into Art

Members will be exhibiting on the Courthouse Lawn from 9 until 5 on Saturday, September 24th.  The Senatobia band Boyd and Evans will be performing live from 12 until 3.  Come and join us for great music and original, unique local art.

Some of the members participating are June Pryor, Andy Hight, Tiffeny Owens, Laila Owens, Ed Tropp, Cindy Aune, Cecil Bowers, and Catherine Smith.

Many artists will ship and/or deliver locally, so football fans come out and visit us before and after the game!

In case of inclement weather, the show will be moved to Sunday, September 25th from 10-4:30. 

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Sunday, April 3, 2016

2016 Youth Art Show Winners

163 area youths submitted their talented works to the 5th Annual Youth Art Exhibition held recently at the Powerhouse.  A reception was held in conjunction with the Art Crawl on March 22nd. 

Categories were determined by age and amount of entries.

Pre-School - 1st Grade

1st Place:  Bluebird
Jackson Barbieri - Chalk

2nd Place:  Block Life
Tommy Grosskopf  - Mixed Media

3rd Place:  Polar Bear
Michael Fudge - Mixed Media

HM:  Sun Explosion
Chloe Liebenberg - Watercolor

Second Grade

1st Place - Pretty Peacock
McCarley Wyatt - Pastel

2nd Place - Still Life
Javin Mitchelle - Mixed Media

3rd Place:  The Puppeteer
Gray Fisher - Pencil

HM:  Mississippi Landscape
Tyler Beard - Crayon Resist

HM:  Over the Hills
Amelia Helmert - Mixed Media

HM:  Star Shine
Lizah Holland - Mixed Media

Third Grade

1st Place:  Magic Planet
Caroline Wilson

2nd Place:  The Farm
Andrea Rhea - Acrylic

3rd Place: Sunset
Caroline Perkins - Mixed Media

HM:  Blooming Lotus Dream
Anna Cooper - Acrylic

Fourth Grade

1st Place: Sunny Side Wolf
Brinn Vaughn - Watercolor

2nd Place:  The Fox
Danielle Dock - Watercolor

3rd Place:  Inspired by O'Keefe
Ella Beth Hurdle - Oil
HM:  The One That Got Away
Ava Noe - Mixed Media

Fifth and Sixth Grade

1st Place:  Cat
William Kincaid - Pastel

2nd Place:  Brown Beauty
Laila Owens - Acrylic

3rd Place:  Charger
Eva Childress - Pastel

HM:  God's Gifts
Izzy Blaylock - Pastel

Seventh - Ninth Grade

1st Place:  Still Life
Mary Gough - Pastel and Colored Pencil

2nd Place:  Something
Hai Hai Fisher - Pencil

3rd Place:  Leroy
Grant Barbieri - Chalk

HM:  Bunnies
Lyric Jean Heavner - Watercolor

HM:  Untitles
Sarah Kwas - Markers/Pens

Tenth - Twelfth Grade

1st Place:  Seventeen
Kaitlin Vanderford - Graphite

2nd Place:  Sherlock
Anja Diercks - Mixed Media

3rd Place:  Who Wants You
Abigail Elliot - Oil

3rd Place:  Faith
Charli Kendricks - Watercolor and Colored Pencil

HM:  Cross My Heart
Emma Humphreys - Oil

HM:  Orchids
Madeline Henderson - Charcoal/Colored Pencil

People's Choice:  Water Dancer

Savanna Faulkner - Oil