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New Salem artist on display at BAGA

“Recent Experiences” by R. R. Kelley, of New Salem, is on display at Bismarck Art & Galleries Association now through April 20.  Genevieve Metcalf, member artist, is on display in the small gallery. The opening reception will Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m.  A Gallery Chat with the artists will be held at 5:30 p.m.

Kelley studied art at several universities and earned a B.F.A from Florida Atlantic University.  In 1984, she graduated from Utah State University, College of Engineering and worked in the Aerospace industry for 11 years.  Her studies and experiences added other dimensions to who she is and how she approaches life. Kelley has exhibited throughout the United States.  Her work has been accepted in many juried national and international watercolor shows including Greater Midwest International XXl Competition and National Juried Show Watercolor USA.  She has awards for her artwork in shows such as Sport Aviation Art Competition National Juried Show, Missouri Watercolor Society Open Exhibition, Northern National Art Competition and the Fall Art Show at BAGA

For more information, call 223-5986.  BAGA is located at 422 E. Front Ave. in Bismarck.  Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday and 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday.