Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts’ Red Brick Gallery and Gift Shop will present its Annual Holiday Art Show & Exhibit over six weekends from Friday, November 15 to Sunday, December 22, featuring one-of -a-kind, high quality, original artisan made gifts created by Red Brick Gallery Cooperative Member Artists: Mark DeWalt, Donna Edmonds, Blanche Hall, Angela Taylor Hardwick, Nick J. Karellas, Dennis Keyes, Jason Floyd Lewis, Glenn and Linda Thompson, and Cathy and Jack Trzeciak. Gallery artists will be hand to greet holiday shoppers throughout the holiday exhibit. Gallery Hours are Friday 2 – 6:00 PM, Saturday 11 – 7:00 PM and Sunday, 12 – 4:00 PM.
Throughout the exhibit enjoy Christmas cookies as you shop and meet Gallery artists who will be on hand to greet holiday shoppers. Or enjoy a lavish Opening reception on Sunday, November 24 from 4 – 6 PM following the second annual Patricia Steffee Memorial Concert – Tom Roberts & The Allegheny Ragtime Orchestra. Honoring one of ARCA’s beloved founders at 2 PM in Lincoln Hall. Tom will reintroduce audiences to the forgotten ragtime composers of Pittsburgh, sharing an extraordinary trove of hidden musical gems he has unearthed. In this unique concert, The Allegheny City Ragtime Orchestra will perform compositions from the original orchestrations of the great composers of the ragtime era including Scott Joplin, James Scott, Joseph Lamb and Tom Turpin.
Remember to buy your Christmas tree this year at the Red Brick Gallery! For a $20 contribution to the Red Brick Gallery, you can bring home a fresh Christmas tree grown locally in Parker, PA to decorate for the holiday.
The Red Brick Gallery Gift Shop offers for sale artworks in a variety of media: Silver and gemstone jewelry, hand woven scarves and rugs, hand turned wooden vases, rustic wooden tables, knitting, pottery, wearable art, hand made baskets, oil and watercolor paintings, pencil drawings, fine art photography, fiber art, and greeting cards.
The Red Brick Gallery also offers a wide selection of limited edition and collectable fine art signature works—created by some of the region’s most talented emerging artists – for collectors and discriminating buyers.
Current members of the Red Brick Gallery Artist Cooperative are Mark DeWalt, Donna Edmonds, Blanche Hall, Angela Taylor Hardwick, Nick J. Karellas, Dennis Keyes, Jason Floyd Lewis, Glenn and Linda Thompson, and Cathy and Jack Trzeciak. To view a sampling of the wide variety of art works in the exhibit, see enjoy perusing the Red Brick Cooperative Artist webpage.
HOLIDAY GIFT EXHIBIT
The Red Brick Gallery is the region’s premier Western Pennsylvania destination for the exhibition and sale of contemporary art, craft and design.
Red Brick Gallery features hundreds of unique hand-crafted items (on two floors), priced at or below $25, $50 and $100—perfect for today’s value conscious holiday shopper. For more discriminating buyers, the Red Brick Gallery offers a wide selection of limited edition and collectable fine art signature works—created by some of the region’s most talented emerging artists.
In addition, shoppers will find exciting holiday themed items from which to choose. There will be something for everyone on your holiday list, and maybe even a few items for yourself.
Admission is FREE to all art lovers and holiday shoppers, and parking is plentiful. The Red Brick Gallery is located at 17 Main Street, Foxburg, PA 16036
Gallery Hours are Friday 2 – 6:00 PM, Saturday 11 – 7:00 PM and Sunday, 12 – 4:00 PM. For more information on the exhibit and concerts: Call 724-659-3153, www.alleghenyriverstone.org or.
Plan to celebrate the season, combining shopping in the Red Brick Gallery and Gift Shop with attending one of ARCA’s Holiday performances: The Madrigal Dinner on December 13 and 14 at 7:00 PM at the Wolf’s Den in Knox, PA; the Pittsburgh Symphony Brass Holiday concert on Sunday, December 8 at 7 PM in Foxburg’s Memorial Church of Our Father and the Holiday Wurlitzer Theatre organ concert of David Wickerham on Sunday, December 15 at 2:00 PM in Lincoln Hall. These concerts sell out and have limited seating so reserve early at 724-659-3153 or buy online: www.alleghenyriverstone.org
And Make it a Holiday Outing! Combine your trip with lunch or dinner at The Allegheny Grille or Foxburg Pizza, do a wine tasting and some shopping at Foxburg Wine Cellars, buy chocolates to put under the tree and enjoy a gourmet chocolate and specialty coffee at Divani Chocolatier and Barista to fortify your spirits – or spend the night in the romantic Foxburg Inn.
Red Brick Holiday Art Show Dates and Hours
The Red Brick Gallery Holiday art show will run five weekends in November and December: Nov. 15-17, Nov. 22-24, Nov. 29-Dec. 1, Dec. 6-8, Dec. 13-15 and Dec 22.
Friday: 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sunday: 12:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Red Brick Gallery
17 Main Street
Foxburg, PA 16036
About Red Brick Gallery:
Encompassing two floors of the charming 150-year-old Fox Estate building in historic downtown Foxburg, Pennsylvania – the Red Brick Gallery is a jury-selected artists’ co-operative, supported through the non-profit Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts (ARCA). The Red Brick Gallery strives to nurture artistic creativity by providing an inspiring venue for local artisans to showcase one-of-a-kind work in just about every medium: ceramics, jewelry, wearables, fiber art, photography, watercolors, oils, illustration, wood, mixed-media, greeting cards and more. Along with ARCA, Red Brick Gallery seeks to raise appreciation for the arts within the surrounding region and neighboring states.