Art Exhibition Announcement:
Myths of the Borders and Beyond
St Ronan Visitor Centre
September 1 - October 1, 2012
For this group exhibition the artist Michael Jessing will include a series of six panels for his study of the Thomas the Rhymer mural project (see attached image). He will also exhibit four illustrations to the Border Ballads with calligraphy by Neil Watson.
IMichael Jessing was born in New York City, 1953. His paintings and graphics based on allegorical themes (commentaries on contemporary issues set in mythological contexts) have been exhibited in galleries and museums in the United States and the United Kingdom. Jessing has also worked on commissions for murals in Scotland along with conducting workshops on icon techniques. His studio is in the Scottish Borders. For further information on the artist’s work go to www.mixastudio.com
The exhibition is free and open to the Public.
Panel from the Thomas the Rhymer mural study 18 x 24" Acrylic 2012