The Village Gallery welcomes Stephen Moore as its guest artist for the months of August and September. A reception will be held on the first Saturday of each of the two months from 2:00 until 5:00 PM on each date, the first of which is Saturday, August 5,2017. The artist will be in attendance. The Gallery is located at 300 Hodges Street, Oriental.
Stephen is an artist known for the color and light quality in his paintings. He is a native of North Carolina. He is a graduate of UNC in Chapel Hill and retired from a thirty four year career in family medicine in 2015. He was taught by Eleanor Seng, a North Carolina artist who studied with Emil Holzhaurer, a student of Robert Henri. Stephen was taught by Eleanor beginning in the fifth grade at a community art center in Burlington, NC.
Stephen has been painting and showing since 1980. He has traveled and painted extensively in Europe. Painting interests also include coastal and other North Carolina scenes with an emphasis on local color. Stephen's art can be seen at his website at stephenmoorepaintings.com.
The Gallery is located at 300 Hodges Street in Oriental, NC . The gallery’s display changes frequently with different artists and works presented.