“The MAC is very very pleased that we exhibited 609 regional artists past calendar year – in 2020. We are fully commited to delivering a venue for rising and specialist artists to showcase and promote their art with possibilities to arrive at new audiences as a result of not only in-individual, but digital encounters. We love connecting our local community with artwork,” explained Dykes.

Shawna Hatton’s “Reflections and Expressions: Religion, Hope, and Enjoy,” will also be on view in MAC’s Lobby Gallery via April 1. As a combined media artist, her collected is effective include drawings, images, and paintings.

“To method thoughts and electrical power, in particular with regards to the environment around me, I transform to drawing and blended-media portray. This system of operate is representational in nature, employing a solitary determine or simple motif whilst relying on shade, line, and texture to categorical thoughts. It is a paradox to me that the straightforward shape of the heart represents one thing so advanced. By expressing feelings employing the fundamentals of art, I hope the viewer will reflect on the fundamentals of lifestyle: faith, hope, and adore,” reported artist Shawna Hatton.

Hatton is an instructor at Middletown Arts Center. She instructs Discovering the Art of Portray and Teenager Drawing. She is the owner of Chasing Light Art Studio and Gallery in Springboro.

“Hatton shares that she is ‘drawn to light-weight equally artistically and spiritually, being specifically captivated by reflections.’ Hatton’s artwork captures light superbly. Viewers will also be drawn to the use of lively hues and textures in her perform,” Dykes mentioned.

Exhibits are offered for viewing all through MAC’s standard operating hours, which are Mondays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. and Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Masks are required to enter the facility and demanding sanitation and social distancing tips will be noticed. The MAC exhibition time is supported by the Miriam G. Knoll Basis. For extra details, go to www.middletownartscenter.com.

Yet another exhibition coming to the MAC this spring will consist of Ohio Watercolor Culture artist, Shirlee Bauer’s gathered performs of watercolor paintings, which will be on display in the MAC Foyer Gallery from April 1 by way of May 27.

On May perhaps 3 by means of Could 13, the Miami College Regionals: Scholar Art Exhibition 2021 will be offered in MAC’s Most important Exhibition Corridor. The collective exhibition will showcase university student artists and designers representing the Miami University Regional Humanities and Arts Department and will element a range of mediums instructed at the regional campuses like drawing, digital drawing, painting, digital portray, pictures, patterns, printmaking, and illustration.