Heart of Tyler Art Exhibit Opening
Gallery Main Street’s first exhibit of 2019, The Heart of Tyler, will open with a reception for the public on Saturday, January 12 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the gallery, located at 110 West Erwin Street, Tyler.
The reception will feature an opportunity to meet the artists and purchase artwork. "Best in Show" will be announced at approximately 6:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
This exhibit will feature work by local artists that were inspired by the heart of Tyler, the city's downtown.
The gallery opening will coincide with “Hit the Bricks,” a second Saturday event organized by Visit Tyler. The event will feature a variety of activities throughout the central downtown area, details can be found www.visittyler.com/hitthebricks.
“In addition to enjoying the gallery opening and Second Saturday, we invite our guests to make it a complete evening by enjoying drinks and dining at our variety of downtown Tyler establishments,” Main Street Director Amber Rojas-Verona said.
Gallery Main Street is a project of the City of Tyler Main Street Department in cooperation with the volunteers of the Downtown Tyler Arts Coalition. The gallery opens a new juried exhibit approximately every eight weeks.
Information on Gallery Main Street hours and rules for entering the exhibit jury process can be found at www.DowntownTylerArts.com or by calling (903) 593-6905.