Star Wars and Cosmic Art

Don’t miss an art event in Marietta that is out of this world!

Art exhibition features cosmic and sci-fi artwork in “May the Art be with You”exhibition at MarketPlace 120

The O.T.P. Gallery at Marketplace 120 is pleased to present a group exhibition all things cosmic.

The “May the Art be with You” art show will run from January 3, 2017 through January 31, 2017 with an opening reception First Friday January 6, 2017 from 4:00p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The local artists featured in the show are Shellton LaBronTremble, Dimitri Walker, Eric Nine and Albert Roberts. (Other artists at MP120 like myself are also showing lots of recent artwork)

The moon, stars and galaxies far, far away are the inspirations for the paintings. The artists have used their imaginations to bring life to colors and shapes representing their interpretations of the cosmic environment.

 Guests will find great variety and talent at this exhibition. Each artist shares a unique style through oil, and acrylic. The artworks in the exhibition will be for sale, perfect for residential or commercial decorating for novice and experienced art collectors.

Special appearances from the costuming organization known as the 501st Legion has spread the magic of the Star Wars genre worldwide through its authentic-looking costumes, and has become the leading force in fan-based charity event. The 501st Legion will contribute to Marketplace 120’s efforts to support local charity through the arts. Marketplace chosen charity for this special exhibition is Drawchange. Established in 2009, Drawchange is a 501©(3) non-profit organization dedicated to aid global change by supplying the world’s children with empowering art experiences. Together we can provide the programs that allow them to effectively visualize a better life for themselves. www.drawchange.org

The exhibition dates are Monday, January 3,2017 through Tuesday, January 31, 2017.

Artist will be present during the First Friday Artist Reception held Friday January 6,2017 from 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The 501st Legion “Storm Trooper Invasion” will make their special appearance from 4:00p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Star Wars costuming is encouraged to enhance your photo opportunity with the Storm Troopers. Donations for photo opportunity for Drawchange.org will be accepted.