Monthly Archives: June 2015

Call for Entries for National Juried Painting Competition

For the past 70 years, SouthWest Artists (through its Mena Art Gallery) has been a place for the people of this region to learn, practice, display, and sell arts and crafts of all kinds. SWA holds exhibitions, competitions, classes for … Continue reading

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Mena Art Gallery Remodelling

Mena Art Gallery is embarking on a remodeling program to better display the art and make the gallery a more inviting place for you to visit. Here are some of the plans: We are moving the office nearer the front … Continue reading

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Winners in Mena Art Gallery Photography Competition

Ben Campbell won First Place in Landscapes with Structures for his photo of the Nazi death camp in Auschwitz-Birkenau, Poland, titled, “Never Again.” Mena Art Gallery opened its 13th annual photography show with a reception Saturday, June 6. The gallery … Continue reading

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Watercolor by Cynthia Thanos-Wade

On Tuesday, June 16, at 5:30 pm in the Mena Art Gallery, 607 Mena Street, Cynthia Thanos-Wade will demonstrate some techniques she uses to create watercolor paintings. She will show how she uses masking to retain light colored areas, how … Continue reading

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