Out & About: Greensburg, Latrobe artists be part of for ‘Artwork Neighbors’ present

They are saying fences make superior neighbors — and evidently so does art work.

Or in all probability it’s that neighbors make nice art work.

Both method, there’s an excessive amount of unbelievable art work to be noticed in “Artwork Neighbors,” the once-a-year joint exhibition of the Greensburg and Latrobe art work facilities, which opened with a Saturday reception within the Greensburg facility.

Divulge heart’s contents to customers of the 2 organizations, it capabilities 129 items from 68 artists.

The services alternate web internet hosting the show, which may take “a considerable group effort” to present, reported chair and exhibiting artist Sarah Hunter.

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Artist Sue Archer (middle) of West Palm Seaside, Fla., with Latrobe Art work Heart Assistant Director Joe Bellack and Authorities Director Michael Tusay on the opening reception for “Artwork Neighbors,” April 23 within the Greensburg Art work Centre.


Hunter and Michael Tusay, government director of Latrobe Artwork Heart, launched these awards:

Biggest of Show — “Greensburg Courthouse,” Brian McCall

Preliminary Place — “Notions of Spring,” Diane Preus

2nd Space, — “Onion Trio,” Betty Trout

third Space — “She Reigns,” Sarah Hunter

Honorable Mentions — “Spike ‘n Louis,” Larry Brandstetter “Wetland,” Randi Hansen “Superb Amazon,” Eileen Stoner and “JFK, You’ve Purchased a Soul,” Richard Stoner.

The juror was Barbara Jones, not way back retired because the longtime foremost curator at The Westmoreland Museum of American Artwork in Greensburg.


Hunter stated Jones spent many hrs within the gallery deciding on the winners, because it was onerous to slender her decisions down to simply eight gadgets.

Reception company had been being invited to forged ballots for his or her very personal favored elements, with their votes and all these submitted by guests in the middle of the present’s run to be tallied for a Individuals’s Choice Award. The award shall be declared instantly after “Artwork Neighbors” closes June 11.

Discovered on the reception: Joe Bellack, Don and Pat Majcher, Jerry Scorpion, Rosemary Sovyak, Patricia and Kim Elliott-Rentler, Olga Herbert, Tom Niggel, Phil and Mary Ellen Raneri, Pamela Cooper, Suzanne Panchura, Shirleah Kelly, Gene and Nancy Dalverny, Dennis and Kathy Rafferty, Tami Krusper, Buck and Brenda Papas, Sherry Anderson, Debbie King, Carl Castille, Matt Monroe, Maria Wilson and Sue Archer, an artist from West Palm Seaside, Fla., within the location to teach a workshop at Latrobe Artwork Center.

Clint Van Demert sang and performed the upright bass to entertain reception pals.

For way more data and information, together with a number of hours for the gallery at 230 Todd College Street, Hempfield, cellphone 724-837-6791 or check out greensburgartcenter.org.

Shirley McMarlin is a Tribune-Overview group author. You will get maintain of Shirley at 724-836-5750, [email protected] or by means of Twitter .