For Immediate Release
The Arts Council
Contact: Kevin Ledgewood
“CREATIVE EXPRESSIONS” ART EXHIBIT AT THE BAMA THEATRE
(Tuscaloosa) The Arts Council of Tuscaloosa will host an upcoming exhibit of work presented by The Arc of Tuscaloosa County at the Bama Theatre’s Junior League Gallery. “Creative Expressions” will be on display from September 4-20, 2012. An opening reception and artist meet-and-greet will be held during Art Night, September 6, from 5 – 7 p.m.
The exhibit will feature paintings and drawings created by individuals who are served at The Arc of Tuscaloosa County, which provides programs and services for adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. The Arc incorporates art instruction in its weekly schedule of activities, providing a stimulating creative outlet that contributes to their overall quality of life and skill development. This exhibit is the culmination of 18 months of instruction.
Gallery hours are Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. - 12 noon and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. and also during Bama Theatre events. During daytime hours, enter the gallery through the PARA entrance, located adjacent to the theatre.
The Bama Theatre is located at 600 Greensboro Avenue in downtown Tuscaloosa. For more information about The Arts Council or Bama Theatre, patrons should LIKE the Facebook page “The Arts Council – Bama Theatre – Cultural Arts Center” and follow tuscarts on Twitter. Call 205-758-5195 or visit tuscarts.org for further information.