Book signing scheduled for Cress book
UTC Guerry Professor of Art George Cress, whose paintings and drawings are featured in George Cress: Paintings and Drawings, 1953-2005, will be visiting the Hunter Museum of Art Gift Shop for a book signing on Sunday, July 16, from 2-4 p.m.
Proceeds from sales of the book will be donated to the Friends of the Cress Gallery, located in the UTC Fine Arts Center.
The book also includes an introduction by artist and Chattanooga alumnus Barry Moser. Moser writes of his friend, mentor, and teacher, “His color still stuns and surprises me to this day. In fact, I think that George Cress is one of the most remarkable colorists of his and my generation.”
George Cress: Paintings and Drawings, 1953-2005 is available for purchase at several local bookstores and gift shops, including:
651A E. 5th Street
|A Novel Idea
38 Frazier Avenue
400 E. 2nd Street
|Hunter Museum Gift Shop
10 Bluff View
The book may also be purchased on line at the UTC Bookstore or by calling (423) 425-4107.
July 7, 2006