The artist Richard Law will present a Gallery Talk, Friday, August 30 at 11:30am at the Cultural Arts Gallery at 9 West Henry Street.
Born and raised in Savannah, Georgia artist Richard Law’s work is inspired by his upbringing in the South, black culture and the landscape of the low county of Georgia and South Carolina. Law said that this body of work represents a unique quality of his artist perspective which signifies diversity. “These pieces represent everyday emotions and feelings that people tend to experience in their daily lives that come from different backgrounds”, said Law. He further explained that his pieces display everyday task in a meaningful presentation utilizing rich and textured colors. “The more I painted, I began to gain a passion for landscapes and southern stylistic scenes which lead me to create a diverse collection that take you deeply into the mind and thoughts of Richard Law,” Law stated.
The exhibition, now open through September 6, and gallery talk are presented by the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs. All events are free and open to the public. Programs are supported in part by the Georgia Council for the Arts through the appropriations of the Georgia General Assembly. GCA also receives support from its partner agency the National Endowment for the Arts
For more information, call 912-651-6783 or visit www.savannahga.gov/ arts