“Contemporary Masters Invitational” at Fredericksburg Art Gallery – November 7-29

Fourteen nationally celebrated Texas artists have been invited to the 17th annual Contemporary Masters Invitational at Fredericksburg Art Gallery, 314 E. Main Street. Each artist is asked to submit five to seven new, original works of art. Only three paintings are then selected from each artist for the show. The quality and variety of the originals that will be available for sale will be truly exceptional. Opening reception and awards ceremony on November 7 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. On Saturday, November 8, enjoy casual art talks, demonstrations and educational art discussions from 9 am to 5:30 pm. The show will hang in the gallery through November 29.

Call (830) 990-2707 for more information.

First Friday Art Walk – April 3

First Friday Art Walk in Fredericksburg, TexasOn the first Friday of every month, 9 art galleries keep their doors open late to show off  the finest in regional, national & international art being displayed in a beautiful Texas Hill Country setting.  Along with the art, each gallery serves local wines from Becker Vineyards, Torre di Pietra and others, and some offer live entertainment.  For schedule of events, visit the First Friday Art Walk website.

“True Texas Treasures” National Art Show at Whistle Pik Galleries – March 1-30

WPG Collections GalleryFeaturing works from Texas’ nationally treasured artists of yesterday and today!  Highly sought after work by Porforio Salinas and Robert Wood will be featured along with new work from our Texas stars of today:  G. Harvey, Sara Winters, Brian Grimm, John Cook, Mick Doellinger and Jeff Gottfried.  Opening reception on March 1 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Whistle Pik Galleries is at 425 East Main Street.