Opening Reception: Wednesday, August 3 from 6pm to 8pm
The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County (AHCMC) is delighted to celebrate the opening of via: COLOR with a public reception at the Betty Mae Kramer Gallery and Music Room on August 3, 2022 from 6-8 p.m. via: COLOR features works by Montgomery County-based artists Roslyn Cambridge, Julee Dickerson-Thompson, and Marta Lopez Teigeiro.
Curated by Heloisa Escudaro, this exhibition explores color as a method of expression and a means for deep engagement. From the curator: Summertime is a period of vibrant pigments and intense saturation. In celebration of the spectrum of hues this season brings us, via: COLOR presents works by three artists who employ color and textural vistas to elicit resonant connections with their viewers.
“AHCMC is thrilled to showcase works by three Montgomery County based artists who approach color through inventive and captivating modalities,” says Suzan Jenkins, CEO of the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County. “Roslyn Cambridge, Julee Dickerson-Thompson, and Marta Teireirgo each employ color in a distinctive manner and bring a unique voice to their work. We look forward to seeing how individuals engage with via: COLOR this summer.”
via: COLOR will be on view from August 3 – October 15, 2022. The opening reception is free and open to the public.
** Masks are required for all guests, regardless of vaccination status. Food and beverages are not permitted in the gallery at this time. **
ABOUT THE BETTY MAE KRAMER GALLERY AND MUSIC ROOM
The Betty Mae Kramer Gallery and Music Room (Kramer Gallery) is the first and only art gallery dedicated specifically to showcasing Montgomery County’s emerging and mid-career visual artists. The gallery is managed and operated by the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County in collaboration with the Montgomery County Government. Located at 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring Maryland, the Kramer Gallery is free and open to the public during standard operating hours in accordance with the Silver Spring Civic Building. For additional information, please visit us at https://www.creativemoco.com/experience-art-culture/kramer-gallery/.
ABOUT THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES COUNCIL OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Established in 1976, the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County (AHCMC) is the county’s designated local arts agency. Our vision is to provide leadership that sustains arts and humanities organizations, artists, and scholars and inspires participation in Montgomery County’s rich cultural assets. The Public Arts Trust is AHCMC’s central program for managing, commissioning and conserving all public art on County-owned property, as well as supporting other public art projects throughout Montgomery County. Today, the County’s public art collection includes 258 outdoor sculptures and murals as well as more than 500 works on paper. For more information about AHCMC, visit www.creativemoco.com .
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Betty Mae Kramer Gallery is located at 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD.