Ray Nicodemus will perform on guitar Thursday, May 21, 6 to 8 p.m., during the closing reception for the special “Transportation Art” exhibit at Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St., Newton. The event is free and open to the public.
The activities are part of Newton’s Third Thursday art and music walkabout. Refreshments will be served.
The art works depicting a transportation theme are on display in the gallery’s mezzanine gallery and include acrylic, oil, watercolor, mosaic and photography. Participating artists are Velera Adams, Susan Bartel, Jeff Heidel, Terry Linenberger, Allan Lister, Mary Lee McDonald, Bob Neace, Cher Heller Olson, Virgil Penner, Bob Regier and Kathy Schroeder.
For more information, contact the gallery at 316-284-2749.
Carriage Factory Art Gallery is housed in the two-story carriage factory founded in 1883 by J. J. Krehbiel, co-founder of Bethel College. The building is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
The gallery offers art for sale by a variety of Kansas and regional artists. Workshops for adults and children are offered throughout the year. The facilities and adjacent park are available for rent for birthdays, weddings and other special occasions.