Printmaker George Prout Displays Work at MCC Gallery
(Bradenton, Fla., Sept. 27, 2005) - A collection of 30 prints are displayed in a "George M. Prout: American Illustrator" exhibit in the Manatee Community College (MCC) Bradenton Fine Art Gallery, 5840 26th St. West.
A former illustrator who produced more than 600 calendar paintings, Prout has commissioned his prints and sold both graphics and paintings in various commercial galleries. His work has been widely shown at universities and appears in private collections in the United States, Mexico, Belgium and Sweden. The prints to be displayed in MCC's gallery have been purchased by the College for its permanent collection.
The exhibition will continue through Nov. 17. The gallery will be closed Friday, Nov. 11, for Veteran's Day. Regular gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, call (941) 752-5225.