The SOBA Featured Art Exhibit: John Kenney Presents “May River Magic.”
John Kenney captures a colorful expression of the Bluffton State of Mind in “May River Magic,” the May featured artist exhibit at The Society of Bluffton Artists gallery in Old Town Bluffton. The oil painting exhibit will run May 1-28, with an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. May 6 at the gallery. The events are open to the public.
Kenney’s work is characterized by a wide range of expression and bold use of color. Kennney was Influenced by ionic pop culture artist Andy Wahol, who was friends with Kenney’s mentor, as well as the industrial cityscape of his native Pittsburgh. Kenney’s skills utilizing light, tone, color and form were refined by his studies with Rick Weaver in Charlottesville, Virginia. Kenney works in oil and focuses on figure, still life and the everyday.
lar art classes, featured artist shows, exhibitions, scholarships, outreach programs and more. The gallery is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on Sundays. Please visit www.sobagallery.com for a complete calendar of events and other information or call 843-757-6586.