I’ve been exceptionally busy this year, working on the Smithfields paintings, working my day job and then I added a pet project with a group of painters – Ashland Painters Union – we found a great space and simply wanted to put on shows that were curated by the artists. Clean, gift free space to show art.
We had a lot to do, had a lot of fun at the opening, and everything was going well… until Monday March 19
In the cold light of day, we discover that our gallery has extensive smoke damage (although all the art work is okay – smells smokey, but not ruined) and worse, the support beams have been damaged, leaving us unable to safely occupy the space until repairs are done, which may take two months.
There are some very informative articles you can read on our website – www.ashlandpaintersunion.com, plus take a tour of the show.
So I find myself with my usual busy schedule, waiting until we know more…