The Branson Convention Center, in collaboration with the Branson Regional Arts Council, will be hosting the Grand Opening Reception of the current fine art exhibition featuring several acclaimed area artists.
This free, community event is this Friday, May 12th from 7pm - 9pm at the Branson Convention Center Art Gallery located on the second floor concourse of the venue. Reception attendees will have the opportunity to meet the artists and hear about their works and creative process.
The Branson Regional Arts Council Board of Directors and staff will also be part of this fun premiere event. Refreshments including a cash bar will be available. Convention Center General Manager Marc Mulherin is thrilled with the response he has been receiving from the thousands of visitors and convention center guests that pass through the art exhibit every week.
City officials have also taken note of the exhibit including Branson Mayor Karen Best who said, "We are honored to have the opportunity to share great works of art from area artists at the Branson Convention Center. I am in awe every time I'm at an event and see these beautiful masterpieces on display for the world to view."
Featured Artists include, Mary Arneson, Raine Clotfelter, Tim Ernst, Dan Frisch, Dee Giles, Marty Goodnight, Josh Mitchell, Alpha Morrow, Alan O’Neal, Thia Schuler, Steve Snyder, Jacqueline Stoner and Jim Tindall. Each artist will display a variety of their work on a 14’x20′ wall panel. Their award winning artwork ranges from oils to acrylics to photography. All works of art are for sale, and may be purchased online at BransonArts.org/shop/.