Art Exhibit & Reception: Laurie Harden "Written in Paint"

Visit our gallery to explore our new exhibit "Written in Paint: Portraits of well-known literary personalities" by artist Laurie Harden. Exhibit on view Jan. 13 - Feb. 22, 2017.

Laurie Harden is a fine artist, illustrator, painter and teacher, currently living in Boonton, NJ. She earned a BFA in illustration from Rhode Island School of Design. Her work has been juried into the American Artist's Professional League Annual International Show, the Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club Shows, the Allied Artist Show and displayed at the Salmagundi Club and National Arts Club in New York City. Her work is collected internationally..The oil paintings and pastels in this exhibit depict famous literary characters from classic literature. There will be a contest to guess the characters and books they are from! Winner receives a custom charcoal portrait (single figure) by the artist.

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Join us to toast the artist at an opening reception on Fri, Jan. 20, 6-8pm. Live music by Jeff Webb and refreshments served.