Past Exhibition– “John Heliker: The Order of Things”
(Pictured above: John Heliker , “The Salad Maker”, 1972, Oil on Linen)
Exhibition Dates: Thursday, August 13th– Thursday, November 19th, 2015
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery
This exhibit encompasses 60 years of painting and drawings by American artist John Heliker. Heliker developed a unique and expressive artistic style during the Works Progress Administration years and continued to be a central figure in New York’s art world for over six decades.
Opening Reception and Gallery Talk: Thursday, September 17th, 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Brenau Galleries invites you to an evening celebrating the opening of this unique exhibition that charts the career of notable American artist John Heliker. Patricia Bailey, the Executive Director of the Heliker-LaHotan Foundation, will give a special talk on the life and legacy of John Heliker at 6:00 p.m. in Sellars Gallery. Free and open to the public. For info call 770.534.6263.