Bright Hill's Word & Image Gallery Opens "Magic Surrealism Paintings" by Oneonta Artist Terry Fox Sunday, November 2, 3 - 5 pm
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For Immediate Release
Contact 607-829-5055
wordthur@stny.rr.com
October 26, 2014 

On Sunday, November 2, from 3 -5 pm, Bright Hill Literary Center's Word & Image Gallery will open "Magic Surrealism Paintings," an exhibit by Oneonta artist Terry Fox. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, with refreshments, during which Fox will give a gallery talk and Q&A. The exhibit will remain in the gallery through November 28. Gallery hours are Monday & Tuesday, 10 am - 4 pm; Wednesday and Saturday, 10 am - noon, during Word Thursdays reading on November 13, and by appointment. Bright Hill is located at 94 Church St., one block north of Co. Rte 14 in Treadwell, New York. For more information contact wordthur@stny.rr.com or call 607-829-5055.
      Terry Fox is a self-taught artist born in New Jersey, who moved to Upstate New York in 1973, and has also resided in San Francisco and Vermont. His interest in art started at an early age and has progressed and evolved over the years from early black and white line drawings
Oneonta Artist Terry Fox 
through to large oil and acrylic expressionistic works on canvas. He has shown his work and received many awards at such venues as the Cooperstown Art Association, CANO, Oneonta; Roxbury Arts Group; Noir Show, Charles Bremer Studio, Otego; Smith Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown; Viviana Hansen Galleries in Delhi and Franklin; the Treadwell Museum of Fine Arts; The Gallery in Stamford; and during 12 seasons of the Stagecoach Run Art Festival in Treadwell and 10 exhibits at the Autumn Caf´┐Ż in Oneonta, NY. His paintings are in many collections, both nationally and abroad. The British critic Ben Watson called his work: "magical surrealism in the post-realist playpen." Fox's exhibit at Bright Hill is the last of the Word & Image Gallery 2014 season.
       Bright Hill's 2014, 22nd-year programs are made possible by grants from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; Otis A. Thomson; A. Lindsay and Olive B. O'Connor; A. C.
Molinari; Dewar, and Tianaderrah Foundations; Stewart's Shops; the Abraham Kellogg Fund, Delaware County Office of Economic Development, Delaware Youth Bureau, through the auspices of the New York State Office of Children and Family Services; Abraham Kellogg Education Fund; Delaware National Bank of Delhi, and with the support of Bright Hill's members and friends.
     Bright Hill's facilities include the Bright Hill Community Library, home to more than 12,000 books and literary books and literary and art periodicals that may be borrowed by local residents; the complete catalog is online at http://bhc.scoolaid.net/bin/hom. The library is a member of the South Central Regional Library Council of New York. The organization and library are located at 94 Church Street, Treadwell, NY 13846. Contact 607-829-5055 or wordthur@stny.rr.com for more information.       

Bright Hill Press & Literary Center
94 Church Street
Treadwell, New York 13846-4607
607-829-5055