Roach is a painter and an award-winning ceramic artist whose works are regularly featured in regional craft fairs.
According to a release from the
"Roach spent her formative years in
The gallery is a partnership the OMFA created with the
About five years old, the gallery changes exhibitions about every six months, she said.
Pieces are for sale and there are no commissions charged for the artists, said Hood.
Because the economic development offices are "sort of the front door of the community," Hood said the gallery is a "wonderful introduction to the cultural life of
"The art museum has a broad outreach operation not only with educational programs for children, but adults as well, and taking the art beyond the museum walls, so to speak, (and) into the community is helpful."
The exhibition will remain on display through September and many of the paintings are available for pruchase. View the exhibit from
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