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The Retrospective Art Show: The Art of Lost, Fading, Restored, or Preserved Architecture of Middlesex

Start date: August 31, 2019

End date: September 1, 2019

Time: Various Times

Location: Middlesex County Museum Visitors Center Gallery

The Retrospective Art Show: The Art of Lost, Fading, Restored, or Preserved Architecture of Middlesex

Come celebrate Middlesex County’s historic buildings through art.

Arts in the Middle and the Middlesex County Museum and Historical Society are pleased to present a special exhibit of art and history – The Retrospective Art Show: The Art of Lost, Fading, Restored, or Preserved Architecture of Middlesex.

The show will take place Friday, August 30 through Sunday, September 1, 2019 in the Visitors Center Gallery in Saluda, Virginia, located next to the Middlesex Museum.

The show aims to celebrate the rich architectural history of Middlesex County through an array of arts and crafts media. Photography, painting, sculpture, ceramics, poetry, music, culinary art, textiles and more are all welcome.

A reception and award presentation will take place at 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 31. Poetry, music, refreshments and more will be available throughout the weekend event.

For more information or questions, please email retroshow19@gmail.com or call Michael Kunzinger at 757-202-0692.

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