‘Acadian Glen,’ the center portion of an oil triptych by Dallas artist Sue Hand, will be on display in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College beginning June 6.
WILKES-BARRE — Dallas artist Sue Hand’s latest work will be exhibited at the Widmann Gallery at King’s College from Monday, June 6, through Friday, Aug. 12. Best known for her artworks in watercolor and her hexagon-shaped historical illustrations of mining, the exhibit “The Light in the Forest” focuses on very large canvases filled with thick oil paint applied in layers with a palette knife.
Hand will discuss the exhibit and display some of the sketches which resulted in the large works during the opening reception 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 15 in the Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, Wilkes-Barre, located between North Franklin and North Main streets.
The exhibition is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; Saturdays and Sundays as arranged. The gallery is closed on national holidays and during scheduled breaks throughout the academic year.
For more information, contact Michelle Leonard, Widmann Gallery Coordinator, at 570-208-5900, ext. 5328.
Information provided by King’s College.