GWU Exhibiting Late Artist’s Works on Campus

Print Friendly
Photo courtesy Southern Arts Society

Display Features Array of Pieces by Bonnie Hartford Price

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. — Gardner-Webb University will display the works of longtime local artist, the late Bonnie Hartford Price, through Aug. 29 in the Tucker Student Center.

The exhibit, “Creative Journey: Bonnie Hartford Price,” is on display now in the Tucker Art Gallery.  Price, who passed away in 2013, was a prominent artist in Cleveland and surrounding counties for many years.  She was a founding member of the Southern Arts Society, based in Kings Mountain, N.C., she won numerous awards for her work, and her creations have been displayed in a variety of venues throughout the region.

The GWU exhibit displays a collection of works that span her entire career, including paintings, drawings, sculptures, prints and handmade books, and select pieces that have never been displayed.

A reception to celebrate the exhibit is set for Aug. 21 from 4 to 7 p.m.  The public is invited.

For more information about the exhibit, call the GWU School of Performing and Visual Arts at 704-406-4656.

Located in Boiling Springs, N.C., Gardner-Webb University blends a liberal arts core curriculum with nearly 60 specialized major and minor programs, a comprehensive academic experience that flows from our Christian commitment to intellectual freedom, service and leadership.