The Byrne Gallery representing contemporary fine artists since 1995
7 West Washington Street, Post Office Box 1478, Middleburg, VA 20118
Gallery Hours: Wednesday - Saturday 11-5, Sunday 12-5
Available by Appointment Monday & Tuesday
Susan A. Byrne
Serving: Washington DC, Virginia and Maryland
Tom Neel - Evening Flight
Gail Maslyk - Coaching Four in Hand
Leanne Fink - After the Rain
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Peter Wood
The Country Way, a Juried Exhibit of Regional Artists
Sponsored by the Middleburg Arts Council and The Byrne Gallery
MIDDLEBURG, Va., Jan. 27, 2017 — The Middleburg Arts Council is proud to present The Country Way, a juried show hosted by The Byrne Gallery from February 1 to February 25, 2017. The exhibit will feature artwork inspired by the rural lifestyle - bringing joy and warmth to the cold month of February.
Artists such as Leanne Fink, Tom Neel and Gail Guirreri-Maslyk return for the forth annual juried show at Middleburg’s Byrne Gallery.There will be 29 artists represented with work in painting, photography and sculpture. The renowned artist Robin Hill selected over 40 artworks for the exhibit.
Robin Hill is one of the world’s most distinguished bird painters and artists. Robin’s career has spanned five decades and 4 continents, exhibiting in cities including Sydney, Johannesburg, London, New York and Middleburg, Virginia. In addition to painting compelling natural history artwork, he has produced many books and contributed to numerous magazines.
“The Country Way will include an array of diverse artworks,” explained Peter Wood of the Middleburg Arts Council. “Middleburg is proud of our rural community. One reason artists move here for the rural lifestyle - its beauty and serenity. It's certainly reflected in their art. We want to share their impressions and emotions through art - with Middleburg and across our region. All this is thanks to the support of the Middleburg community and the hospitality The Byrne Gallery!”
This exhibit is hosted by gallery owners Susan and Bill Byrne, of The Byrne Gallery, located in the heart of Middleburg at 7 W. Washington Street. Please join us for the opening reception of The Country Wayon Saturday, February 4th from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Additional events will be listed at www.middleburgarts.org, including artist talks on Saturday, February 25th.
The Byrne Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon - 5 p.m.; Closed Monday and Tuesday. Contact Susan Byrne at 540-687-6986 or www.byrnegallery.com.
Questions: Contact Peter Wood at firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-454-9119.
About the Town of Middleburg
Middleburg is located about an hour from Washington, D.C., and is in close proximity to Dulles International Airport. From Washington, take I-66 west to Route 50 west (Exit 57B) toward Winchester. Drive approximately 25 miles to Middleburg. For more information on the town, visit www.middleburg.org.
About Middleburg Arts Council
First formed in 2009, the Middleburg Arts Council serves as an arm of the Middleburg Town Council, with a mission to create opportunities for the entire community to value, participate in, and benefit from, the Arts. For more information, visit www.middleburgarts.org or email email@example.com.
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