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VERNISSAGE PRE-OPENING ART EVENT February 15th. 2013.

for the Art of
BILL MARSOUN

at The PHOENIX ART GALLERY: The Art of the American Midwest

6.00 p.m. Till 9.00 p.m.

1530 Fifth Avenue.
Moline.

Bill Marsoun exhibit at the Phoenix Art Gallery is from February 16th. 2013 till April 26th. 2013.


Bill Marsoun is a graduate of Illinois State University with an education degree in mathematics and art. He is a life long resident of the Illinois Quad Cities. He taught mathematics and art at Rock Island’s Washington Junior High for 35 years. He has, and is, a scenic artist, set designer and director in many Quad City theaters. He has been the primary scene designer and scenic artist for the Quad City Music Guild for the past forty years.
He lives with his wife Cathy in Rock Island and has two adult children: Beth and Rich.






Robert  Kameczura
Moline: Current Exibit:
Nov. 9th. 2011 thru Feb. 28th. 2012 

Worldmaking: The Art of  Robert  Kameczura

Vernissage.  for Richard Dailing, Master Potter. May 19th. 2012.
"Pottery: a Retrospect"
 The Art of 
Richard E. Dailing
Master Potter

July 27th. 2012

7.00pm onwards 

there are several new pieces now in the gallery that are pottery with oil painting on them 

Featured on the photo: "Out of Africa"   Slip: ( thin mixture of clay and colarant) 15" height x 8" width . 
Richard learnt the process from a Japanese artist : Toshika Takasu, who was touring local and major Universities in the US. 
All the design is pottery. $ 125.00 


About Richard: 

Specialist in wheel thrown pottery of the artistic side as opposed to functional pottery. 

With a career as an Accountant, Comptroller and Budget director of the Industrial Division with Deere and Company, he is a member of the Budget Executive Institute and National Accounting Association as well as  trained at Augustana's Fine Art Department, and seminars at various major Universities and workshops with visiting potters, Richard's work has been honored and sold across the US and in many foreign countries.

Richard's love of Art has been with him all his life. His creativity expressed In his art brings Fine Art to your daily life, as sculpture to accent your garden and your home both indoors and outdoors. All creations are one-of-a-kind. 

As Augustana he developed an Ash-glaze, named after him as Rich's Ash-Glaze which is still being used at the college. 

Richard continues to create pottery as Fine Art. 

Richard's retrospect is at 
Phoenix Fine Art Gallery, 
1530 Fifth Avenue
Moline. Illinois. 61265
Tel: 309-762-9202

Hours: 
Wednesday to Fridays: noon to 2.00 p.m. And 6.00 to 8.00 pm

Saturdays: 2.00 p.m through 8.00 p.m. 


Vernissage for Ekkehard Stoevesand. Artist in Residence from Berlin, Germany. June 2010