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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (EASTON-AUGUST 28, 2017)

Academy Art Museum Hosts Instructors’ Open House

On Saturday, September 9, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Academy Art Museum will host an Instructor Open House, featuring the opportunity to meet the Museum’s instructors, view their work, watch art demonstrations, and participate in mini classes.  Participants can enjoy refreshments while learning about the fall courses at the Museum.

Times for demonstrations and mini classes are: Heather Crow (10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.), Matthew Hillier (10:30 a.m. – 12 noon), Sheryl Southwick (10:30 a.m. – 12 noon), Diane DuBois Mullaly (11 a.m.– 1 p.m.), Daniel Riesmeyer (11:30 a.m.– 1 p.m.), Julia Rogers (12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.), Rosemary Cooley (12:30 –2 p.m.), Sheryl Southwick (10:30 a.m. – 12 noon), Katie Cassidy (1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.), and Brad Ross (1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.).

Daniel Riesmeyer of Bozman, one of the Museum’s new instructors this year is a representational painter and Adjunct Instructor currently teaching Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, MD.  He received his B.F.A. from the Maryland Institute College of Art and M.F.A. from Indiana University, majoring in Painting.  He participated in the 2017 Plein Air Easton. Artistically, Daniel is inspired by Art History and interested in the relationship between immediate perception and the transformation of those observations due to the transfiguring lens of memory, accumulated time, and the imagination. For further information, visit www.danielriesmeyer.com.

For further information about the Instructor Open House, call the Academy Art Museum at 410-822-2787 or visit academyartmuseum.org.

Pictured is Daniel Riesmeyer of Bozman, one of the Academy Art Museum’s new instructors, who will participate in an Instructor Open House on Saturday, September 9, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Academy Art Museum in Easton, MD. The event will feature the opportunity to meet the Museum’s instructors, view their work, watch art demonstrations, and participate in mini classes.

Pictured is a work of Daniel Riesmeyer of Bozman.