FRF plans opening reception for annual Cedars Juried Art Show Exhibit Sept. 6

Fondren Renaissance Foundation (FRF) will host the opening reception and show dates for this year’s annual Cedars Juried Show Art Exhibition September 6. Part of their award winning programming The Four Seasons of The Cedars Performing and Visual Arts Series, the annual juried art competition is in its seventh year,

Since the inception, art enthusiasts and Northsiders, Jan and Lawrence Farrington have underwritten it.

This year’s juror is internationally known artist, illustrator and book collaborator, Wyatt Waters. Widely known for his watercolors of Southern culture, Waters creates paintings of the roadside South.

Artists chosen for this year’s exhibition include: Rick Anderson, Melanie Atkinson, Paul Fayard, David Baxter, Catherine Becker, Kay Shropshire Heller, Gail Boland, Waiya Conerly, Diane Cook, Tammy Cook, Victoria Ramsay, Rebecca Cupples, Maureen Donnelly, S.M. Frascogna, Sabrina Hagerman, Betsy Latham, Lee Lott, Lucy Mazzeferro, Rachel Misenar, Sunny Palmisano, Mary Scott Shepherd, Larry Singleton, Art Spratlin, Libba Wilkes, Thomas Wilson, Beth Dean, Becky Frame, Alison Kelly, Kathy Ward, Kay Watts, Janice Dean, Paulette Dove, Tom Harmon, Dennis Heckler, Megan Hitt, May Lowe, Gary Howse; Pam Locke, Nancy Mitchell, Linda Peters, George Ann McCullough, Patt Odom, Jerrod Partridge, Wayne Mills, Susan Stevens, Barbara Parrish, Cissy McCabe Quinn, Carol Roark, Susan Wellington, Herb Willey;

Also, Ed Ford, Sally Green, Mike Wharton, Melanie Tucker, Kate Ellis James, Dean Blackwell, Ashleigh Coleman, Tammy Cook, Barbara Gauntt, Tom Joynt, Nikki Green, David Gulledge, Dana Moody, Betty Press, Michael Ramsey, Fred Wiggins;

Also, Rick Anderson, Rebecca Cupples, Frances Fortner, Randy Hayward Jolly, Sadako Lewis, Elaine Maisel, George Ann McCullough, Lesley Silver, Miriam Wahl, Kim Whitt, Mark Brown, Laurie Burton, Susan Clark, Michael Grogan, Elizabeth Robinson, Stephanie Busbea, Anna Nations, Carrie Reeves and Andrew McIntyre.


The opening reception is from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at The Cedars. For more information call 601-981-9606.

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