PEGGY EPTON wins FIRST PLACE (3d) in southern appalachian artist guild national juried show
Congratulations to Peggy Epton for her first place award, 3D Category. To see Peggy's available work, click here
RUSSELL WHITING FEATURED IN LOUISIANA PBS "ART ROCKS"
Steel sculptor and Louisiana native Russell Whiting walks PBS through his artistic career, from working with the blowtorch on off-shore oil rigs to developing the unique method of carved-steel sculpture he uses today. Russell is the current featured artist in our Sculpture Garden and a long time friend of the gallery.
See more of Russell's work here
ALLAN HOUSER HONORED AMONG INFLUENTIAL INDIGENOUS AMERICANS
Allan Houser was one of the first Indigenous artists to receive the National Medal of Arts in 1992, and his sculpture, Swift Messenger, sits in the President's Oval Office today.
Read more about the life and work of Allan Houser here
Debra nadelhoffer wins seascape award of excellence
Congratulations to River Gallery artist Debra Nadelhoffer, who was recently awarded the Seascape Award of Excellence in the 2021 OPA National Exhibition in Escondido, California. To see Debra's available work, click here
HUNTER HAYES HIGHLIGHTS RIVER GALLERY ARTIST SCOTT HILL IN PEOPLE MAGAZINE
In this tour of Hunter's home studio, he highlights his extensive collection of Scott Hill's work, including the conceptual paintings for the cover of his upcoming album Red Sky. The original artwork Scott created for Hunter's previous album Wild Blue can also be seen hanging in Hunter's studio, and was the beginning of their collaborative relationship.
HUNTER HAYES ALBUM COVER
Scott Hill Paints Album Cover for Country Music Star Hunter Hayes
River Gallery’s Scott Hill created the album cover for Country Music Artist, Hunter Hayes. You can now listen to Wild Blue Part I.
Hunter Hayes is a collector of Scott’s work and has wanted to collaborate with the painter. It finally happened in the form of an album cover and marketing materials for Hunter’s album launch.