For Immediate Release
The Arts Council of Tuscaloosa
Contact: Kevin Ledgewood
EXHIBIT BY ARTIST TONY BROCK WILL BE FEATURED AT THE DINAH WASHINGTON CULTURAL ARTS CENTER
(TUSCALOOSA, Ala.) Selected works by artist Tony Brock will be presented in an exhibit at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center July 6-27, 2018. Titled “The Story So Far…,” the display will feature 20 acrylic on canvas paintings, including some of the artist’s most recent and popular work. A reception honoring Brock will take place on July 6 from 5-8 p.m. during First Friday.
Brock, a full-time Art Director at Randall-Reilly, paints during his spare time. Inspired by 50 years of pop-culture, music, movies, comics, and monster magazines, he paints what he says makes him happy. Since his inaugural one-man show in 2010, Brock has participated in several gallery exhibits and arts festivals in Alabama including the annual Kentuck Festival of the Arts. He has also displayed his art at shows in Mississippi, Tennessee, and Texas. He is a husband and father and has lived in Tuscaloosa for over 35 years.
During the reception, live music will be performed by the local band, Really Really Big Man.
The Arts Council Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-noon and 1 – 4 p.m. on weekdays and noon-8 p.m. on First Fridays. Admission is free.
For additional information about Tuscaloosa exhibit openings on First Friday including hours and locations, visit www.firstfridaytuscaloosa.com.
The Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center is located at 620 Greensboro Avenue in Downtown Tuscaloosa. For more information about the CAC, 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.