Exhibit of Famous Illustrations to open this week

“An Illustrated Life: A Retrospective of the Life and Works of David Grove”  is an exhibit on loan from the Museum of American Illustration that will be on display in the Truman State University Art Gallery October 16 through November 15.  Illustrator David Grove provides new insights into familiar tales and movies, such as “Pale Rider” and “Something Wicked This Way Comes.” This exhibit also features commissions done by Grove for famous writers John Le Carré and Joyce Carol Oates.

An opening reception will be held on Tuesday, October 22 at 6:00pm in the University Art Gallery located in Ophelia Parrish 1114 on the campus of Truman State University. “Fatal Consequences of Terror’s Bloody War – Artworks by Kansas City artist Nicholas Naughton” will also be on exhibition at this time in the side gallery.

The Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 8:30am to 7:00pm, Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm, and Saturday, noon to 4:30pm. The gallery is closed during campus holidays. For more information contact Aaron Fine at 660-785-5386 or afine@truman.edu

This program supported in part by the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency.

An Illustrated Life: A Retrospective of the Life and Works of David Grove has been organized by the Museum of American Illustration at the Society of Illustrators.

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