Monthly Archives: August 2012

Two Works Accepted into the MVIS Juried Show. 3rd Place.

Two works were accepted into the MVIS (Missouri Valley Impressionists Society) juried show.

Location: Kansas City Club, 918 Baltimore Avenue  Kansas City, MO 64105. Everyone is invited.

Show opens: Sept. 17, 2012
Reception: Sept. 21, 2012
Reception: Oct. 19, 2012
Show closes: Nov. 2, 2012

January Creek, acrylic, 24×36, ©Chris Willey

February Creek, acrylic, 24×36, ©Chris Willey

 

February Creek was awarded 3rd Place. Juror: Michael Albrechtson.

Summer Sales

Well the weather has been dreadful, but painting continues on. Four paintings sold this summer. I’m happy.

SOLD! Brush Creek Sanctuary, oil, 12×16, ©Chris Willey

 

Brush Creek Sanctuary won an Honorable Mention from the Brush Creek Art Walk Juried Show, now showing at the UMKC Art Gallery. It sold that night. Yay!

SOLD! Paris Gossip,24×24, ©Chris Willey

 

Paris Gossip sold through Strecker-Nelson Gallery. Thanks Jay and Barbara.

 

SOLD! Farmers’ Market, oil, 12×12, ©Chris Willey

 

Farmers’ Market was created at the Overland Park Farmers’ Market and finished in my studio. It was purchased by Pat from Hastings Greenhouse — thanks Pat.

 

SOLD! Fall Evening Vista, pastel, 18×24, ©Chris Willey

 

Fall Evening Vista was the first place winner for Symphony in the Flint Hills. It was auctioned off and purchased that evening, and I was very pleased. What a wonderful event. Posters of this work are available through the Symphony in the Flint Hills website.

 

 

 

Two Works Accepted into the Brush Creek Art Walk. Honorable Mention

I had two works accepted into the 2012 Brush Creek Art Walk Plein Air Painting Event. Accepted works will be on exhibit at the UMKC Art Gallery. Opening Reception was August 23, 2012, 5-7pm. Show ran from Aug. 23 to Sept 11, 2012. Brush Creek Sanctuary won an Honorable Mention. Juror: Paul Dorell.

Brush Creek Industrial View, oil, 11×14, ©Chris Willey

Brush Creek Sanctuary, oil, 12×16, ©Chris Willey.
Honorable Mention at Brush Creek Art Walk Exhibition. SOLD!