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J.P. Kelley:MOVED TO BIGFORK ARTS AND CULTURAL CENTER!
- Exhibit run: September, 9 2022 – October 29, 2022*
- Reception: Thursday September 8, 2022 5-7 pm at Bigfork Arts and Cultural Center 525 Electric Avenue Bigfork, MT 59911
- This exhibition, co-organized by Connie Ganz, explores the life and art of J.P. Kelley, (1927 – 2005). Ganz, published the book J. P. Kelley: Cowboy Artist in 2020. Kelley lived in the Flathead Valley in the 1970s and cast sculpture at the Ace Powell foundry and in June 1974, he was named one of 5 “Artists of the Month” by what was then the Hockaday Center for the Arts. Kelley produced cartoons, paintings, and bronze sculpture. This exhibit will show a range of his work from his personal and family collection and other lenders.
- For more information about J.P. Kelley and his work, please visit this site: https://www.jpkelleyart.com/home