8405 Germantown Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19118
Contact: Bruce D. Hoffman 215-247-1603
august 15, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 15-September 30th 2015
Gravers Lane Gallery: located at 8405 Germantown Avenue in the historic Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia, is pleased to present new paintings by local artist, Jay McClellan. McClellan holds a B.F.A. from Memphis College of Art, Memphis Tn., in addition he holds a M.F. A. from The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa.
Mr. McClellan will be exhibiting a series of Large-scale paintings, including spectacularly stylized view of the ceiling of the “Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola”. He will also be including his well-known and loved portraits of dogs. The exhibition will be installed August 15th for viewing, with a formal opening taking place Friday, September 11th, 5-8pm. The opening is free and the public is welcome. A special “Doggie” opening, “Hair of the Dog”, Saturday September 12th noon-3pm. Bring your dog. Jay McClellan will be discussing his commission process for Dog Portraits. Treats for your dogs provided by The Bone Appetite (8517 Germantown Ave.) with “Hair of the Dog” cocktails provided by Powell and Mahoney organic cocktail mixershttps://powellandmahoney.com. The opening is free and DOGS are welcome!
Additionally, Gravers Lane Gallery will be presenting a new instillation titled “Bias” by Korean Artist, June Lee.