cooper gallery: Auction Items for the GVBOR "Feed the Need" Food Drive - 11/15/14 05:32 AM
 
Auction Items for the GVBOR "Feed the Need" Food Drive
 
The Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors (GVBOR) “Feed the Need” Community Food Drive always ends with a live auction during the Board’s Christmas luncheon.  This year the luncheon/auction will be held on Tuesday, December 9th at the Elks Country Club in Lewisburg, WV.  Auction items have been donated by local businesses in the area.  All proceeds from the auction will go to local food banks. GVBOR members and affiliates will have a chance to bid on the auction items.  Below are the donations received so far:
 
All proceeds … (11 comments)

cooper gallery: Cooper Gallery Presents New Works of Lynn Boggess - 07/14/14 12:08 PM
Cooper Gallery Presents New Works of Lynn Boggess
 
 
What:  Lynn Boggess Art Exhibit and reception
Date:  August 1, 2014
Time:  5 - 8 PM
Where: 
Cooper Gallery of Fine Art  
122 East Washington Street 
Lewisburg, WV 
304-645-6439 or 888-868-5129
 
 If you  can’t make it Friday, Lynn’s paintings will be on exhibit throughout August at Cooper Gallery.If you haven't seen the works of art by Lynn Boggess, you are in for a treat for August.
 
 
 

 
 
Lynn paints from nature, in the field, as opposed to working in the studio from photographs, … (6 comments)

cooper gallery: Cooper Gallery presents John Cuthbert's Art Exhibit - 09/26/12 10:24 AM
 
 
 
An exhibit of John Cuthbert’s Art, “A Little Slice of Winter in the West Virginia Mountains”, will be on display at the Cooper Gallery of Fine Art, October 5-31, 2012  A reception will be held on Friday, October 5 from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
 
John Cuthbert says, “I have always been excited by a bright winter day.  As a boy growing up in New Hampshire, I looked eagerly forward to each fall to the arrival of show as a source of beauty, recreation and even a creative medium for crafting forts, figures or whatever else struck … (9 comments)

cooper gallery: Cooper Gallery Hosting Max Hayslette's Art Donation to North House Museum - 04/02/11 04:12 PM
 
 
 
Cooper Gallery Hosting Max Hayslette's Art Donation to North House Museum
 

 
Cooper Gallery, a showcase for contemporary and traditional art, will be welcoming Max Hayslette as he and Dale Tincher, officially present the donated original painting of 'The Meadow River Lumber Mill, Rainelle, WV' to the North House Museum's directors for permanent display in the Museum.  Dale Tincher from Raleigh, NC, a 1964 Rainelle High School graduate, purchased Max Hayslette's original painting.
 
 
 
 
 
 

'The Meadow River Lumber Mill, Rainelle, WV'
 
 
 
The event will take place on … (4 comments)

cooper gallery: International Acclaimed Artist, Max Hayslette, Donates Original Painting to Rainelle Restoration Project - 12/13/10 01:56 AM
 
 
 
 
Internationally acclaimed artist Max Hayslette donates his original painting of the Meadow River Lumber Company to the Rainelle Restoration Project.
 
 
Max Hayslette’s original 18” x 24” framed oil painting of the Meadow River Lumber Company with a market value of $4,500, was formally presented by Marilyn Cooper, exclusive area representative for Max Hayslette at the Cooper Gallery in Lewisburg, West Viirginia, to the Rainelle Area Planning Commission’s Restoration Project.  The event was held Thursday, December 9th at at the newly-renovated City National Bank building in Rainelle, WV.
 
The Meadow River Lumber Company painting is … (5 comments)

cooper gallery: Connie Desaulniers Art Exhibit Showcasing her Styles and Techniques at the Cooper Gallery - 11/11/10 08:01 AM
 
 
 
 
Connie Desaulniers' Art Exhibit Showcasing her Styles and Techniques at the Cooper Gallery
 
On November 5th, the Cooper Gallery in Lewisburg, WV, presented an Art Exhibit by Constance Warren Desaulniers.  If you missed the opening, her art will be on display through November and December.
 
You will see several different styles and techniques, realistic and fantastical landscapes, wild and not-so-wild life, animated florals and fruit, quirky and serious figures, signature 3-d paintings, and even a few sculptures. Connie says she has no favorites each reflects a current mood, a recent event, or perhaps the … (11 comments)

cooper gallery: Oh Yes, Pepper Talks! - 11/10/10 05:02 AM
 
 
 
OH Yes, Pepper Talks!
 

 
You can see this talking parrot at the Cooper Gallery in Lewisburg, West Virginia.  She talks a lot, mimics  cats, dogs, and some people. She loves to whistle and is quite a talker.  I always have to say hello to her whenever I stop in to visit my friends Marilyn and Gary Cooper.   But, watch out don't put you fingers too close, as she has been known to bite a few patron's fingers.
 
 
 

 
Gary Cooper took the above photo of Pepper while she was out of … (18 comments)

cooper gallery: Gary Cooper, not the movie star, but the Photographer in Lewisburg WV - 09/13/10 06:01 AM
When one hears the name Gary Cooper, most  automatically think of the movie star......
 
But, the Gary Cooper I am writing about is the one that is a photographer in Lewisburg, West Virginia.  Although born in York, Alabama, he considers his home town as Mobile.  “Most of my nature photography has been done since my wife Marilyn (a native West Virginian) and I moved to Lewisburg during the summer of 1991 following my retirement as Professor of Environmental Health at the University of Cincinnati,” says Cooper.  He trained in neurophysiology and concentrated his research in neurotoxicology.  Cooper has gone from studying … (20 comments)

cooper gallery: A Bronze Statue of Audie Murphy by Sculptor Jimilu Mason - 09/07/10 01:51 PM
 
 
 
The bronze statue below is of Audie L. Murphy, and can be seen at the Cooper Gallery of Fine Art  in Lewisburg, WV.
 
 
 

Audie L. Murphy bronze statute is by Sculptor Jimilu Mason
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?   Audie Murphy was the most decorated American combat soldier of World War II, and a well-known actor, who died tragically in an airplane accident in 1971.  He received every decoration for valor that this country had to offer plus 5 decorations presented to him by France and Belgium. Some may remember Audie Murphy as a … (14 comments)

cooper gallery: Cooper Gallery hosts artist reception for Max Hayslette, Lewisburg, WV - 08/27/09 02:22 PM
 
On Lewisburg's First Friday, September 4, from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm., the Cooper Gallery is hosting an artist reception for Max Hayslette.   Max Hayslette is a former West Virginian.  He was born in Rupert in 1930.  He had his first art show at the age of 16 in Rainelle, West Virginia.  This year, Mr. Hayslette celebrates his 80th birthday. 
 
 
Max Hayslette completed his studies at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1952, where he studed with Alexander Archipenko and Egon Weiner.  He considers himself a romantic artist, one who seeks to give his work a warm and gentle, spiritual quality. His … (3 comments)

cooper gallery: A Showcase of Fine Art in Lewisburg, West Virginia - 07/10/09 07:13 PM
  
Lewisburg, West Virginia, is known for its fine art.  If a native, or just visiting, the one stop you should put on your list of places to visit is the Cooper Gallery.  On First Fridays of each month, the Gallery is open until 9:00 pm., as is most of the town.
On Lewisburg's First Friday, July 3, the Cooper Gallery gave an artist reception for Mark Cline.  His paintings are about the exaggeration of color, as well as the substitutions of colors that may share equal value in the light spectrum.  Mark's paintings are also about texture, both real and … (2 comments)

cooper gallery: Carter Woodson, a 15-year old pianist, performs at the CASA Event in Lewisburg, WV - 04/27/09 01:06 PM

CASA hosted its third annual "A Child's Hope" benefit wine and cheese reception on Friday, April 24th at the Cooper Gallery in Lewisburg, West Virginia.
This year the event featured a performance by young pianist Carter Woodson, a ninth grade student at Greenbrier East High School (GEHS), Lewisburg, West Virginia. 
 
Britt Ludwig, CASA President, introduced Carter who played a collection of Chopin Preludes.




Carter's music teacher Mr. Philip Fife says that Carter is self motivated and excels in both his academic and music studies. Carter studies piano and organ with Mr. Fife, and plays marimba in … (4 comments)

 
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