SoBA Gallery’s Features Artist Missy Gentile

SoBA Gallerry'sMissy Gentile is SoBA Gallery’s Featured Artist in December. “Fresh Haiku” abstract art exhibit runs from Dec. 2-Jan. 5 at The Society of Bluffton Artists gallery. Opening reception will take place from 3-5 p.m. Dec. 8. Missy Gentile leads art classes referencing a quote from artist Helen Frankenthaler, “There are no rules. That is how art is born, how breakthroughs happen. Go against the rules or ignore the rules. That is what invention is about.”

Meet the artist during an opening reception from 3-5 p.m. Dec. 8 at the gallery. These events are free and open to the public.

“The paintings are in groups that when seen together, have a unifying theme expressed in each haiku,” Gentile said, adding, “Please enjoy the journey into poetry of my paintings. The Bluffton-based artist also leads an abstract art class at SoBA’s Center for Creative Arts, located next door to the SoBA gallery.

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