RCAA Membership Show in Paris gallery opens June 17

Bottle Cap Paintings-Elise Spaid-Roberts
Bottle Cap Paintings-Elise Spaid-Roberts

More than 30 works by members of River City Art Association will be featured June 17 through July 15 in the Link Art Gallery at Paris, Illinois.

An opening reception is scheduled 5 to 6:30 p.m. CDT June 17 in the gallery at 132 S. Central Ave. Regular viewing hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.

The Terre Haute-based artist collective has about 25 members. Mediums include fused glass and clay wall decor; pen, ink, graphite and pastel drawings; oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings; etched glass; mixed media; traditional and creative photography; wood carvings and other sculpture.

Eden, oil by Mary Mayhew

Participating artists include Edith and Richard Acton, Debra Butler, Dian Der Ohanian Phillips, Lynne Dunnavant, Mary Mayhew, Jan McVay, Elise Spaid-Roberts, Todd Stokes, Sheila K. Ter Meer, Thomas Wright.

Rising Hope-Oil painting-Lynne Dunnavant-ForLinkGallery
Rising Hope, oil by Lynne Dunnavant

RCAA was established in 2008 by founding members Debbie Martinez and her late husband Marty, Ruthann Brady, Adrianus Fraza, Kit Fisher, and the late Rob Robbins and Monty “Indiana” Jones. Membership is open to Indiana and Illinois artists, age 18 and older.

In addition to hosting an annual juried exhibition in August, RCAA promotes an Artist of the Month in the Vigo County Public Library. It also showcases members in RCAA’s community outreach gallery in Terre Haute Regional Hospital and curates Wabash Valley artists for outreach galleries at two other Terre Haute locations.

The non-profit organization meets at 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. For location, like River City Art Association on Facebook. To join RCAA, call vice president Todd Stokes at 812-870-8252 or download a membership form on this website.

For more information on the RCAA membership show in the Link Art Gallery call 217-466-8130 or visit http://www.linkartgallery.org.

About RiverCityArt

A non-profit organization based in Terre Haute, Indiana, that promotes, supports and enhances an appreciation of the visual arts in the Wabash Valley through art exhibits, demonstrations, seminars, workshops, and any and all other appropriate means. Membership open to artists age 18 and older.
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