A retrospective of the work of gallery artist Anton Weiss will open Nov. 11, 2016 at the Customs House Museum and Cultural Center in Clarksville, TN. The exhibition continues through January 4, 2017.
Remnents 002 2011 Alum/copper/steel on panel
I have been honored to represent my friend Anton Weiss for 28 years-a consummate professional and master artist. Linda Ross
Gallery artist Margaret Munz-Losch was interviewed this week by Cindy McMillion for the June 2015 interview on connectingmemphis.com.
Poppy King, acrylic/colored pencil on paper mounted to panel, 50″ x 38“, is apart of the summer exhibition at the gallery and featured in the interview.
Poppy King 50″ x 38″
Munz-Losch’s exquisite Early Bird has also been chosen to exhibit at the American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore MD!
Early Bird 55″ x 24″
Kurt Meer E oil on panel 10 x 8
In his January 2 Commercial Appeal article, Pen & Brush, Fredric Koeppel spoke of several Memphis 2014 paintings and drawings which stayed in his thoughts through the year. Two paintings included from L Ross Gallery were Kurt Meer’s E from the August exhibition That’s All Right Mama and Melissa Dunn’s Just Outside Gloria’s Kitchen from her November exhibition You, Me, and Us.
Melissa Dunn Just outside Gloria’s Kitchen 48 x 48
Chuck Johnson Silence Has Spoken 40×30
Chuck Johnson is the January/February featured artist in the Mid South home and garden magazine Fix! Johnson’s L Ross Gallery exhibition Paradise Found opens Friday, February 6, 6-8pm.
On July 1 L Ross Gallery welcomed new Gallery Assistant, Lacie Glover. Lacie received her Masters in Art History from the University of Memphis in 2013 and brings a wide range of experience and talent to the gallery. Most recently she has been an adjunct instructor at University of Tennessee at Martin and while in school interned at the Ornamental Iron Museum and National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis and the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC.
Another of Jeanne Seagle’s amazing drawings has been selected for the prestigious Delta Exhibition! This 56th annual exhibition, showcasing the dynamic vision of the Mississippi Delta region, runs through September 28 at the Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock. Check our June post for two of Jeanne’s drawings that were juried into Art of the South 2014.
Jeanne Seagle Winter Trees
Gallery Director Nan Cook has accepted a wonderful position as Coordinator of Galleries, Exhibitions and Lectures at Memphis College of Art. The gallery artists and I will miss Nan a great deal but are so proud of her new challenge. She promises to come back for openings!
Nan Cook at our recent Sun Studio party
Gallery artist Chuck Johnson has been honored as the 2014 River Arts Fest poster artist. Johnson is an adjunct professor of art at the University of Memphis where he teaches drawing and watercolor. The poster is available for purchase at L Ross Gallery.
Gallery artist Jeanne Seagle’s stunning graphite drawings have been juried into the Number Magazine exhibition Art of the South 2014. Juried by Alice Gray Stites, Vice President and Museum Director of 21c Museum Hotels, the exhibition is at Fogelman Galleries of Contemporary Art, University of Memphis, opening June 27 and continuing through August 8.
Fishcamp Road 18″ x 49″
The Guy Wire 22″ x 49″