JCA to host reception for Humphreys tonight

first_img Print Article You Might Like Reeves to seek third mayoral term Mayor Jason Reeves filed the paperwork Tuesday to begin his campaign for re-election as the mayor of the City of… read more Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Published 11:39 pm Wednesday, October 16, 2019 JCA to host reception for Humphreys tonight Email the author Latest Stories Sponsored Content The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… The Johnson Center for the Arts will host a reception and art talk featuring Stephen Humphreys from 6 until 8 p.m. tonight in the JCA’s lower level gallery. The public is invited.The exhibition features Humphreys’ Cuban and Vietnamese art collections that originated when he was working in Washington DC and traveling on government business to countries with which the United States had very limited relations at the time.Wiley White, JCA exhibition coordinator, said Humphreys spent his free time finding the leading artists in these then-remote outposts and visiting them in their homes and studios. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kitscenter_img By The Penny Hoarder Skip Humphreys’ collection contains various media, including oil paintings, woodblock prints, gouaches, and a style of lacquer paintings unique to Vietnam.Humphreys is a native of Birmingham who studied painting and art history at Princeton University, and is a self-taught photographer. Book Nook to reopen Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel By Jaine Treadwell “Over time, Stephen made many close friends in the artist community. He also met artists’ friends through this network,” White said.After leaving Washington, Humphreys continued to visit, sometimes for weddings and other important occasions, immersing in the life of these countries. He developed a large body of his own intimate photography. The collection of Vietnamese art included in the Johnson Center exhibition also includes works from major museum collections, including the British Museum, the Vietnamese Military History Museum, and the Birmingham Museum of Art. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Troy falls to No. 13 Clemsonlast_img read more