October 9-November 11|
First United Methodist Church
Icons for Today - A Celebration
Time & Location
October 9-November 11
First United Methodist Church, 6 E Wright St, Pensacola, FL 32501, USA
About The Event
Iconographer Connie Wendleton, of St. Christopher's Episcopal Church, Pensacola, is celebrating fifteen years of studying and "writing" religious icons. Her art draws on the traditions of the Eastern (Orthodox) and Western (Roman Catholic) churches as well as more modern ones.
The "Icons for Today" exhibit will open Wednesday, October 9 at First United Methodist Church in the Great Hall of the Wright Place Gallery, 6 East Wright Street, downtown Pensacola. Hours are Monday - Thursday 8:30 - 4:30 and Friday 8:30 - noon. The exhibit concludes on Monday, November 11. Original icons and reproductions as well as matted giclee prints are available for purchase. Commissions are welcome.
Connie invites the community to a reception Thursday, October 10, 5 - 7 pm with refreshments and a chance to meet the artist.