Art on the River | Jefferson, Texas

DOCUMENTS: 

CELEBRATE THE PREMIERE! - Three Intricate Outdoor Art Installations Premiered Saturday, September 29, 2018

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE PREMIERE EVENT- includes embedded photos - CLICK HERE

Shreveport's NBC6 Story - September 29, 2018 - Click Here

Story by The Marshall Messenger - Published September 30, 2018 - Click Here


Artists Art Shirer and Sherry Owens work on “the forest echoes with laughter” – one of the art installations now on display in Jefferson, Texas as part of the “Art on the River” artists-in-residence project. Three new works of public art were premiered Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. – Photo credit: Amy Monier

Artist Art Shirer works with a group of local students during the Artists-in-Residence program sponsored by Collins Academy. The students provided pieces for one of three artworks premiered Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018 in the park on Big Cypress Bayou. – Photo credit: Amy Monier

Photo of the work "above and beyond" by artists Art Shirer and Sherry Owens. Photo credit: Mike Gannon

Photo of the work "above and beyond" by artists Sherry Owens and Art Shirer. Photo credit: Mike Gannon

Photo of the work "the forest echoes with laughter" by artists Sherry Owens and Art Shirer. Photo credit: Sam Ayer, Heavenly Reflections Photography

Photo of the work "the forest echoes with laughter" by artists Sherry Owens and Art Shirer. Photo credit: Sam Ayer, Heavenly Reflections Photography

Photo of the work "the forest echoes with laughter" by artists Sherry Owens and Art Shirer. Photo credit: Sam Ayer, Heavenly Reflections Photography


Media Advisory, Artists in Residence September 18 - 29 [ VIEW DOCUMENT ]

Electronic Invitation, Artists in Residence September 18 - 29 [ View Document ]

Press Release, Art On the River September Events (9.4.18) [ VIEW DOCUMENT ]

Press Release, Art On the River September Events (9.25.18) [ VIEW DOCUMENT ]


BACKGROUNDER, Jefferson Art on the River  [ View Document ]

BACKGROUNDER, Collins Academy  [ View Document ]

BACKGROUNDER, House of the Seasons  [ View Document ]

BIO, Lucy Buchanan  [ View Document ]

BIO, Richard H. Collins  [ View Document ]

BIO, Sherry Owens / Art Shirer  [ View Document ]

FACT SHEET, Art on the River  [ View Document ]

PRESS RELEASE, Jefferson Meeting (3.14.18)  [ View Document ]

PRESS RELEASE, Artists in Residence (6.20.18)  [ View Document ]

REPRINT, Jefferson Art, News Messenger (3.16.18)  [ View Document ]

REPRINT, Jefferson Jimplecute, (3.22.18)  [ View Document ]


PHOTOS OF ARTISTS' PREVIOUS WORK:

Reflection of the Obvious – Sherry Owens 

Entangled – Owens & Shirer 2018 – Umlauf 

Stick Drawing – Sherry Owens

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