Opening Reception + Gallery Talk

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Opening Reception + Gallery Talk
February 1, 2015 3:00 pm
Free with membership or Museum admission
Asheville Art Museum
2 S. Pack Square, Asheville, NC, 28801, United States

Gallery Talk with Patricia Bailey + Opening
Reception for John Heliker: The Order of Things — 60 Years of Paintings and Drawings

Reception from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Gallery Talk at 3:30 p.m.

Please join us for a special gallery talk with Patricia Bailey, President of the Heliker-LaHotan Foundation, as she discusses the life and career of artist John Heliker. Bailey has written for various publications including criticism for Art/World in the 1980s and the online journal She was Associate Producer of a 1998 documentary film on the life of artist John Heliker and author of Robert LaHotan: The Early Years (2011). She has served on the Advisory Board of the Black Mountain College Museum + Art Center in Asheville, NC and is currently President and Executive Director of the Heliker-LaHotan Foundation ( Bailey received her BFA from the University of Texas and MFA from Pratt Institute.

Following the talk, the Museum will host a reception until 5:00 p.m.

Held in conjunction with John Heliker: The Order of Things — 60 Years of Paintings and Drawings.