Friday, February 17, 2012

PRESS RELEASE: Mary Hill at River Arts in Morrisville

River Arts is pleased to present Banners & Paintings by visual artist, Mary Hill, in the Common Space Gallery at the River Arts Center in Morrisville, VT, March 8 – April 25. There will be an opening reception on March 15, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Mary Hill grew up in Shelburne and studied art at the Shelburne Art Center, Johnson State College, SUNY Purchase, Parsons, and the Vermont Studio School. In the '90's, Hill created "Spudprints", a successful handprinted/handpainted clothing company that was known for using brilliant combinations of color in their designs. Mary's vibrant palette has continued to evolve in her present paintings and banners. Recently relocated from the Mad River Valley, Hill currently lives with her husband and sons in Underhill.

The Common Space Gallery is located at the River Arts Center, 74 Pleasant Street in Morrisville, VT. Gallery hours: Monday-Friday, 10:00a.m.-2:00p.m. For off hours, please call River Arts: 802-888-1261. Admission is free. For more information, call or visit their website at