City Art exhibition features ECU alumni
Thursday, January 10, 2019
City Art Gallery will host an opening today for an exhibition featuring art of ECU alumni Kristin Gibson and Bob Rankin, both of Raleigh.
Gibson participates in the annual ECU Youth Arts Festival and has been a featured painter at a fundraising event in Greenville for the Boys & Girls Club of the Coastal Plain. She utilizes her artistic talent as a volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House.
Rankin is a former ECU Distinguished Alumnus of the Year. He is a member of the Raleigh Hall of Fame and recipient of the Raleigh Medal of Arts. Rankin, an award winning educator, has taught workshops in Sydney, Australia, as well as Terni, Italy.
An opening reception will be held from 6-8 p.m. and will feature painting demonstrations and remarks on contemporary art by Rankin. The show continues through Feb. 9 at the gallery, 511 Red Banks Road.