Beyond Service: An Exhibition of Artworks by Veterans
November 8 @ 5:31 pm - December 15 @ 4:00 pm
The artworks in this exhibition, organized by Wounded Warrior and participating artist Mario Lopez, have been created by Veterans who have served in various branches of the military during the Vietnam War and operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. These Veteran artists have been recognized with valor and meritorious awards including the Purple Heart, Bronze Star, and numerous service ribbons. Featured artists include Guy Banta, MD, Gerardo ‘Ghost’ Casares, Brandi Hartigan, Katherine Hopkins, Paul Kahl Jr., George Lamson, Natalie Lopez, Roger Price, Lionel Sosa, Cody Vance, Roy Villarreal & Michael Wright. The exhibition also introduces selected works created by Veterans enrolled in the new Bihl Haus Forward, Arts! program taught by Russell Stephenson.
The Gallery is open Friday and Saturday from 1-4pm or by appointment
Friday, November 8, 5:30-8:30 pm: Opening Reception
Saturday, November 23, 2 pm: Poetry and Prose Reading
Saturday, December 15, 2 pm: Closing reception and panel discussion
This exhibition is sponsored in part by the City of San Antonio Department of Arts and Culture and Texas Commission on the Arts.