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					Contact: Erin Slocum
         [865] 637.4561
         ESlocum@dogwoodarts.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

                              Regional Fine Art Exhibition

Knoxville, Tennessee [March 19, 2013] – The finest progressive artists of our region will
showcase their work in the Regional Fine Art Exhibition! Fine art encompassing all styles and
genres from both emerging and established artists will be selected by David J. Reyes for
exhibition.

David J. Reyes, Curator of Exhibitions and Collections, has served at the Huntsville Museum of
Art in Huntsville, AL, since 1994. Prior to 2004 he was Exhibition Coordinator and Registrar for
the museum. He was formerly Curatorial Assistant at the Rockford Art Museum in Rockford, IL.
Mr. Reyes has worked on over 100 major exhibitions at the Huntsville Museum of Art, including
the prestigious Red Clay Survey, a recurring juried exhibition of contemporary art with more
than 1,200 applicants from the Southeast region. In addition, Mr. Reyes has juried numerous
regional independent art competitions. Mr. Reyes received his B.F.A. from the Milwaukee
Institute of Art and Design in Milwaukee, WI.

To purchase a piece from the Regional Fine Art Exhibition, please call [865] 637.4561

Where: Emporium Center for Arts and Culture, 100 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902
When: April 5-26, 2013
Times: Monday- Friday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
How Much: Free

Opening Reception: Friday, April 5, 5:00 – 9:00pm
Award Ceremony: Friday, April 5, 8:00 pm

The Regional Fine Art Exhibition is sponsored by Cope Architecture.

April 20 & 21, 2013 :: Art Moves is a longstanding collaboration of original art, music and dance.
This innovative live show features local dancers and musicians who take inspiration from the
Festival’s Regional Fine Art Exhibition.
SPONSORS: Momentum Dance Lab, Dogwood Arts Festival & Pilot Flying J
Where: Emporium Center for Arts and Culture
Corner of Gay Street & Jackson Ave // 100 South Gay Street
Saturday 7 pm :: Sunday 2 pm
Tickets: $15 General, $12 Students/Seniors at the door. Save $2 with advance ticket purchase
Penny4Arts performance (only a penny for up to 3 children per adult admission).
Contact: 865-386-3464
Dogwood Arts, presented by ORNL Federal Credit Union, is a 501(c)3 organization whose
mission is to promote and celebrate our region’s arts, culture, and natural beauty.

For more information on Dogwood Arts, visit www.dogwoodarts.com or call (865) 637-4561.


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